Dr Nicola Taylor

MB ChB, MRC Psych, MMedSc (psych), MA ClinEd

Consultant General Adult Psychiatrist, Curriculum Lead for Mental Health, MBBS, and Deputy Lead for Phase 2, MBBS

Role at Hull York Medical School

Lead for the Mental Health Curriculum on the MBBS programme, and also the Deputy lead for Phase 2 of the MBBS programme.


I have been involved in medical education for many years, having held roles in both undergraduate and postgraduate medical education. I have worked with the MBBS programme for many years in a variety of roles including as a tutor on the PGCME programme, with the assessment team, and as a lead in assessment and mental health the Physicians Associate Programme. I am now the curriculum lead for Mental health and support the lead for Phase 2. I work as a general adult consultant psychiatrist.


I teach regularly on the MBBS programme, having previously been a lead undergraduate tutor in Mental Health for some years. I have also previously taught on the PGCME programme. I have a lead role in assessment on the Physicians Associate programme.

I have had a lead role in putting together the Psychiatry Early Experience Programme.

External roles

I am a general adult psychiatrist with a particular interest in the neurodevelopmental disorders and childhood trauma.I am also a member of the local adoption panel team.