Emily Tolno

Emily has worked in medical administration for over 9 years. She studied a Masters at St Andrews University graduating in 2000 and since then has worked in various administration roles both in the UK and overseas setting up new services within a multidisciplinary team setting.

Her latest role was as a Medical Secretary within the Paediatric Neurology Department at RMCH allowing her to gain a wide knowledge of working with the specialist epilepsy teams both within RMCH and across the North West Tertiary Clinics. Previous to this she worked in the Christie Hospital as a PA to the Director of Haematology and BMT and also with the local PCT and Job Centre plus setting up a Condition Management Programme.

Emily has spent a few years overseas working with the International NGO Mercy Ships establishing and managing a Play Therapy Rehabilitation Programme in Sierra Leone, West Africa – not only administratively but also in training the national staff in programme development.