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My aim is to inspire GP’s through my own experiences to take better care of ourselves, with better job plans, ensuring clinician wellbeing is one of the kingpins of Primary Care, and making time for our creative outlets.

Educational Experiences

Articles that contain learning points from various conferences and events I am fortunate enough to be able to attend as part of my fellowship

Wellbeing Pieces

Pieces I have written about the impact of my work on my life, and of practising resilience on my work

Creative Outlet

Ramblings about creativity, some poems and how encouraging creativity leads to innovative solutions to problems, and ultimately better doctors

  • The power of community- my rugby family

    21st Oct 2020 by

    I remember the smell more than anything, deep-heat mixed with mud and sweat. I was standing outside the changing rooms with my mum waiting for the team to be lead out by my dad. There were cheers all round as the team took to the pitch, a round of applause from the opposition fans, and… Read more

  • Morale Under Attack

    16th Oct 2020 by

    Having been working in General Practice for a few years now, both as trainee, and latterly as a fully qualified GP, I understand that our wellbeing is vital to ensuring the sustainability of our profession and therefore the NHS over the coming months and years. That is why I joined the wellbeing team at my… Read more

  • Digitally Enhanced Relational Care

    25th Aug 2020 by

    You’ve all seen the headlines, ‘It’s the end of general Practice as we know it’! Is that such a bad thing? General Practice has been unfit for purpose for at least 20 years, GP’s have been leaving the profession in their droves, unable to do the job properly because of under-staffing and systems that don’t… Read more

  • Attitudes, social standing and equality

    29th Jun 2020 by

    80% of determinants of health are related to social standing, as a doctor this both terrifies and overwhelms me. That there is a difference in life expectancy depending on what side of town you live on in the UK in 2020 is astounding, and shows just how much impact these social determinants have on our… Read more

  • Ch Ch Ch Changes

    5th Jun 2020 by

    The number of changes we have implemented over the past few weeks in response to the coronavirus pandemic has been overwhelming. But some of them have been in the works for many years, it has just taken extraordinary circumstances to bring them to fruition and remove barriers.  It is important to ensure all this change… Read more

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