Southend consultant receives teacher of the year nomination
16 June 2016
Miss Nidhi Tripathi, a consultant obstetrician and gynaecologist at Southend University Hospital, has been praised by her students resulting in her being recommended as Teacher of the Year.
It's made all the more prestigious as the recommendation comes
from Year 4 Students at Barts and The London School of Medicine and
Dentistry which is where the lectures are based.
Miss Tripathi, who has worked at Southend University Hospital
for over 13 years, lectures on management of menopause, management
of labour and its complications, and laws related to abortion and
As well as Miss Tripathi's lectures, the students from Bart's
rotate with Southend Hospital each year for clinical experience and
GP trainee, Saipriya Pravin, said: "With no obs and gynae
background, I was initially unsure and anxious about my rotation
but I thank Miss Tripathi for her wonderful support. She prepped me
on my first theatre day and provided teaching in between cases.
Never in my rotations have I come across such a warm and supportive
Miss Tripathi said: "I am flattered to receive this testimonial
and it shows how Southend continues to play such an important part
in the training of the next generation of GPs, doctors and nursing
staff. Southend prides itself in its teaching and learning, both
internally for existing staff and for those visiting on