Dr Sandeep Ranote

Medical Director and Consultant Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist, North West Boroughs Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust


Dr Sandeep Ranote is Medical Director and Consultant Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist at North West Boroughs Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust. She developed the award winning medical skin camouflage service for promoting recovery in self-harm in partnership with Changing faces charity and is now collaborating with The University of Manchester on a Research for Patient Benefit Grant to study this intervention further. Her published research includes perinatal neuroimaging and eating disorders. She has been clinical advisor to The National Children’s museum ‘Eureka’ and currently sits on the Royal College of Psychiatrists’ Eating Disorder and Child and adolescent Faculty executive committees. She is a professional media expert for the National eating disorder charity BEAT, Royal College of Psychiatrists and regular contributor to a range of newspapers and magazines. She mentors and coaches doctors and supports the diversity in leadership agenda nationally. She is the Strategic Clinical Network lead for Greater Manchester Health and Social Care Partnership and was part of the ministerial task-force (Future in Mind, 2015). Sandeep was a clinical expert for the national eating disorder commissioning guidance (NHSE 2015), QNCC standards for eating disorders (NHSE 2015), the national eating disorder workforce curriculum (NHSE 2016) and the Eating Disorder in-patient guidance (NHSE 2016). She is the lead for I-thrive North in partnership with Thrive (Anna Freud and Tavistock Portman) to develop their first training academy outside of London as part of the mental health transformation programme for Greater Manchester Devolution. She is a contributing author to the Royal College of Psychiatrists’ book ‘The Female Mind’, was awarded a fellowship to The Royal College of Psychiatrists in 2014 and has been appointed Trustee to the board for Cheshire Community Foundation in 2017 supporting the work of the third sector across health and social care.

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