Thomas, Professor Simon

Professor Simon ThomasConsultant Physician

  • Consultant Physician
  • Tel: 0191 282 4641
  • GMC Code: 2732037
  • Qualifications: BSc MBBS MD FRCP FRCPE
  • Special Interests

    Clinical Pharmacology & Therapeutics

    General Internal Medicine

    Drug Overdose & Poisoning

    Hypertension  and control of cardiovascular risk factors

  • Biography

    I qualified and trained at St Thomas' Hospital Medical School in London with subsequent specialist training at Freeman Hospital Newcastle.  I was appointed as Consultant Physician in General Internal Medicine & Clinical Pharmacology in 1996 and Professor of Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics at Newcastle University in 2008.  Other appointments include Director of National Poisons Information Service (Newcastle) Unit, Director of UK Teratology Information Service and Medical Director of Newcastle Regional Drug and Therapeutics Centre.  National appointments include membership of the Commission for Human Medicines and the Advisory Council of Misuse of Drugs Technical Subcommittee.  I am currently the President of the European Association of Poisons Centre and Clinical Toxicologists.

  • Directorate


  • Hospital Base

    Royal Victoria Infirmary

  • Clinics Provided

    Hypertension and cardiovascular risks

    (weekly on Wednesday mornings)

  • Name of Secretary
    Susan Atkinson
  • Any other Information

    Email secretary -


  • Simon Thomas 
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