Medical Help and Welfare

Medical Help 

For appointments to see the College Doctors, Dr Antony Maddison or Dr Emma Walker, please sign up on the list outside Wolfson Building, Room G04.

Doctors' Surgery (Weeks 1-8):
  • Monday 4.00pm - 5.00pm (Dr Walker)
  • Thursday 3.30pm - 5.30pm (Dr Maddison)

The College Nurse, Caroline Smith, can be contacted by email or in Wolfson Building, Ground  Floor, Room 4. Mrs Smith is available in College each day during term (weeks 0-9 inclusive) for general consultation as well as providing help on specific medical matters. She has a drop-in surgery in College from Monday to Friday. You will find information about other medical services in the Student Handbook.

Nurse's Drop-in Surgery (Weeks 0-9):
  • Mondays - 12.30pm - 3.30pm
  • Tuesdays - 10.00am - 1.00pm
  • Wednesdays - 8.30am - 11.30am
  • Thursdays - 10.00am - 1.00pm
  • Fridays - 8.30am - 11.30am

NB there will be some variation to the Tuesday time in Week 0 of Michaelmas Term.

College Counsellor (Weeks 1-8):

The College Counsellor, Melissa Barkan, is on-site for one afternoon each week. Appointments can be made by contacting her at counsellor@st-hildas.ox.ac.uk. Any student may also contact the University Counselling Service to arrange an appointment. 

Welfare contacts

Students seeking general help or advice may always consult their Personal Tutor or College Adviser. Note that there is also a separate Welfare Panel within the College and details on the membership of this Panel for the current academic year are to be found displayed on the Decanal Notice Board in South Foyer.

Dean: Dr Lorraine Wild

Disability Lead: Professor Lorna Smith

Disability Coordinator: Rebekah Unwin

Transgender Lead: The Senior Tutor, Dr Sarah Norman

Junior Deans: Rachel Dlugatch, Anna-Maria Ramezanzadeh, Christopher Bennett