Dr Roger Tisi

Faculty:Faculty of Medical Science

Department:School of Medicine

Location: Chelmsford

Roger is a general medical practitioner and an educationalist with extensive experience of clinical education related to primary care in both the undergraduate and postgraduate fields.


Roger has combined a career as a practising clinician with educational work. In the field of specialty GP training, Roger has experience as a GP Trainer, Programme Director and, more recently, an Associate Postgraduate GP Dean for Health Education England, this latter post involving educational management at a senior level, including national responsibilities.  Roger is also an examiner and examiner trainer for the Royal College of GPs.

Roger has  recently moved to the School of Medicine in order to develop the Primary Care curriculum and work with Essex GP practices to quality manage student practice placements.


  • MBBS: 1984 London Hospital Medical College
  • DRCOG: 1988 Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologist
  • MRCGP: 1989 Royal College of General Practitioners
  • FRCGP: 2008 Royal College of General Practitioners
  • MSc (Distinction), Medical and Healthcare Education:2015 Anglia Ruskin University

Memberships, editorial boards

  • Fellow and member of the panel of examiners: Royal College of General Practitioners

Selected recent publications

Hacker Hughes, J.G.H., 2013. Foreword to Fossey, M. Future Horizons programme 12-month evaluation report. Brentwood: Innovo Consultancy Limited.

Hacker Hughes, J.G H., 2012. Foreword to Fossey, M. Unsung heroes: developing a better understanding of the emotional support needs of service families. London: Centre for Mental Health.

McCauley, M., Hacker Hughes, J.G H. and Liebling-Kalifani, L., 2012. Military mental health professionals on operational deployment: an exploratory study. Community Mental Health Journal, 48, pp.238-248.

Greenberg, N., Hacker Hughes, J.G H. and Earnshaw, N.M., 2011. International perspectives on combat mental health: focus on the UK. In: Ritchie, E.C. (Ed.). Textbook of Military Medicine. Washington, DC: Department of the Army, Office of the Surgeon General, Borden Institute.

Iversen, A.C., van Staden, L., Hacker Hughes, J.G.H., Browne, T., Langston, V., Greenberg, N., Hotopf, M., Rona, R., Wessely, S., Thornicroft, G., and Fear, N.T., 2011. The stigma of mental health problems and other barriers to care in the UK armed forces. BMC Health Services Research, 11, p.31.