Newcastle upon Tyne

Name of service
UK Teratology Information Service
Head of service
Dr Laura Yates (MBChB, DRCOG, MRCPCH, PhD)
Address
The Regional Drug and Therapeutics Center, 16-17 Framlington Place,
Newcastle upon Tyne, NE3 5AN
Phone
+0044 191 213 7880
Fax
+0044 191 261 8839
Website
www.uktis.org (data summaries for healthcare professionals)
www.toxbase.org (full literature reveiw style monographs for healthcare professionals – requires registration)
www.medicinesinpregnancy.org (data summaries for patients)
E-mail
[email protected]
Date of formal creation
1983 (formerly the National Teratology Information Service)
ENTIS since
1990 (founding member)
Affiliation
Public Health England and the Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals
NHS Foundation Trust
Hours of service
Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm

Accept calls from
NHS healthcare professionals only and healthcare professionals from the Republic of Ireland
Staff
Professor Simon Thomas (MD, FRCP, FRCP (Ed)), Medical Director of the Regional Drug and Therapeutics Centre and Consultant Physician
Dr Laura Yates (MBChB, DRCOG, MRCPCH, PhD), Head of Teratology and Consultant Clinical Geneticist
Dr Sally Stephens (PhD), Assistant Head of Teratology
Dr Hannah Dunstan (PhD), Senior Medical Information Scientist
Ms Dacia Jones (BSc), Senior Medical Information Scientist
Mr Luke Richardson, Medical Information Scientist and Postgraduate Researcher (PhD Candidate)
Dr Amanda Greenall (PhD), Senior Medical Information Scientist (research)
Ms Jane Ingram, Personal Assistant to Dr Laura Yates