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Northern Local Commissioning Group

The Northern Local Commissioning Group (LCG)  covers the same geographical area as the Northern Health and Social Care Trust.


Cllr Cathal Mallaghan (Chair)- Local Elected Representative
Dr Conor Gorman – General Medical Practitioner
Dr Mary McLister – General Medical Practitioner
Dr Samuel Hamilton – General Medical Practitioner
Mr Stephen Burns – Pharmacist
Mr Derek Manson – Dentist
Cllr William McCaughey – Local Elected Representative
Mrs Fiona Brown – Voluntary and Community Sector Representative
Mrs Alix Crawford – Voluntary and Community Sector Representative
Dr Una Lernihan – Social Worker (DoH)
Ms Julie Haslett – Social Worker (DoH)
Mrs Pauline McMullan – Allied Health Professional (PHA)
Dr Christine McMaster – Public Health Specialist (PHA)
Mr Maurice Meehan – Head of Health and Social Wellbeing (PHA)
Ms Michelle Laverty – Nurse representative (PHA)
Ms Paula Tweedie – Assistant Director/Commissioning Lead (Strategic Planning and Performance Group, Department of Health)

There is currently a General Medical Practitioner vacancy and two Local Elected Representative vacancies on the Northern LCG.

The current schedule,  along with the agenda and minutes of meetings are available on the Northern LCG Meetings page

Register of Members Declared Interests as at 30 June 2022

Contact Details

Northern Local Commissioning Group
Strategic Planning and Performance Group
Department of Health
County Hall
182 Galgorm Road
Ballymena  BT42 1QB

Telephone: 0300 555 0115