Clinical Medicine CV

General Information

Immigration Status/RTW British Born, British Citizen
Languages Native British English speaker, intermediate Spanish
General Medical Council Full Registration 2001 GMC registration may be confirmed via GMC portal
Professional Medical Indemnity Medical and Dental Defence Union of Scotland (MDDUS)
Royal College of General Practitioners Member by Examination (nMRCGP 2011) Current Chair of the RCGP Health Informatics Group
Faculty of Clinical Informatics Fellow by Peer-Reviewed Admission (2018)
Royal College of Anaesthetists Fellow By Examination (FRCA 2008)
Driving Full clean UK driving licence

Clinical Interests

  • Emergency Medicine
  • Secure Environment / Prison Medicine
  • Dermatology
  • Pain Management (Acute and Chronic)
  • Digital Health – (Health Technology, Computing and Health Informatics)
  • Systems and safety improvement

Summary Of Clinical Experience

Over the past 19 years working as a hospital and primary care doctor I have had front-line experience of clinical responsibility in numerous medical disciplines

Discipline approximate duration
General Practice 9 years, ongoing
incl. Prison GP 4 years
Accident & Emergency/Emergency Medicine 8 years, ongoing
Clinical Informatics 8 years, ongoing
Anaesthesia, Critical Care, and Intensive Care Medicine 5 years
General Internal Medicine 1 year
Dermatology 6 months
Paediatrics 6 months
Obstetrics & Gynaecology 6 months

Previous Medical Posts

Post Location Dates
Locum General Practitioner North West / Yorkshire, various practices August 2011 - present
Prison General Practitioner HMP Manchester 2012 - 2017
Locum Emergency Physician Salford Royal Hospital July 2012 - August 2017
Hospice GP (Weekend cover) Wigan and Leigh Hospice Oct 2011 - Jan 2013
Specialty Registrar in General Practice North Western Deanery, Wigan GPVTS August 2008 – July 2011
Specialist Registrar in Anaesthesia and Intensive Care Medicine Mersey Deanery December 2006 – July 2008
Part-time locum in A&E and Anaesthesia Mersey Region August 2006 – December 2006
Middle Grade Clinical Fellow in Emergency Medicine Whiston Hospital, St Helens and Knowsley August 2005 – August 2006
SHO posts: Anaesthesia (2 Years), Critical Care and Medicine (1 Year), Emergency Medicine (1 year) - summary, details upon request if required Mersey Region August 2001 to July 2005
Preregistration House Officer Whiston Hospital, Merseyside August 2000 - July 2001

Postgraduate Qualifications

Qualification Date
nMRCGP (Membership of the Royal College of GPs) March 2011
Final FRCA (Fellowship of the Royal College of Anaesthetists) June 2008
MCEM Part B (Membership of the College of Emergency Medicine ) December 2006
Primary FRCA (Fellowship of the Royal College of Anaesthetists) October 2005
MFAEM Part A (now Membership of the College of Emergency Medicine) February 2004

Undergraduate Examinations

Qualification Date
University of Liverpool Medical School. MBChB (Hons) Distinction in Medicine and Surgery 1995 – 2000

Pre-Medical Examinations

Qualification Date
Selby College, Selby, North Yorkshire. A-Level Studies (A A A B C) 1993 – 1995
Selby High School, Selby, North Yorkshire. 9 GCSEs 1988 – 1993

Other Courses and Training

2020

  • Rewired Health Developer Conference, organiser & speaker, London Olympia, March 2020

2019

  • Various Informatics, technology and clinical software conferences (see Informatics CV for further details)
  • GP Remote Dermoscopy Course, March 2019, York
  • Interoperability Hackathon, October 2019, Leeds

2018

  • GP Cancer Update, December 2018, York
  • Advanced Life Support (recertification), February 2018, Leeds Teaching Hospitals
  • Various Informatics, technology and clinical software conferences (see Informatics CV for further details)

2017

  • GP Update course - October 2017, Leeds
  • Advanced Trauma Life Support (recertification), September 2017, Harrogate
  • Clinical Adviser to Professional Record Standards Body (PRSB) Child Health Events project
  • Software Developer for Endeavour Health Charitable Trust’s ‘Discovery’ Platform (Angular4/Java)
  • Organiser of NHS Hack Day 15 held at Federation Manchester, July 2017
  • Founder of NHSbuntu - an OS for the NHS (now renamed NHoS)

2016

  • EHI Live (invited speaker) - November 2016, Birmingham NEC
  • NHS Hack Day - October 2016, Newcastle
  • NHS Innovation Expo - September 2016, Manchester Central
  • Digital Health Leadership Summit - February 2016, Midlands
  • CCIO Summer School (invited speaker) - July 2016, Leeds University

2015

  • Won the Rewired State & NHS England Obesity Data Prize for Clinical Calculator API
  • Ran the 3rd Annual Independent NHS Staff WiFi Survey
  • Clinical Software Usability Survey (with Digital Health Intelligence)
  • Discourse Wrangler behind the UK UK CCIO and CIO Networks’ Discourse forums
  • Organiser of NHS Hack Day 11 - Manchester (the first NHS Hack Day held in Manchester)
  • NHS England / Rewired State Obesity Data Prize (1st) for https://github.com/open-health-hub/clinical_calculator_api
  • EHI Live (invited speaker) - November 2016, Birmingham NEC
  • NHS Innovation Expo (invited speaker - prize winner)- September 2015, Manchester Central

2014

  • EHI Live (speaker) - November 2014, Birmingham NEC
  • Advanced Paediatric Life Support (recertification)
  • Advanced Life Support
  • Advanced Trauma Life Support (as Instructor)
  • The GP Update Course, 1 day, Manchester
  • NHS Healthcare Innovation Expo, 1 day.
  • Founded Leigh Hackspace
  • 2nd Annual NHS Staff WiFi Survey (with Digital Health Intelligence)

2013

  • Advanced Trauma Life Support Instructor Training
  • Advanced Life Support (recertification)
  • Primary Health Care Specialist Group AGM and Conference
  • 1st Independent NHS Staff WiFi Survey - created and deployed to prove to senior NHS technology decision-makers that WiFi access for clinicians was not a solved problem.

2012

  • Advanced Trauma Life Support (recertification), Whiston Hospital
  • Primary Health Care Specialist Group of the British Computer Society - AGM and Conference
  • NHS Hack Day Liverpool

2011

  • Primary Care Dermatology Society – Dermoscopy Course Liverpool
  • Dermatology Teach and Treat Leigh Infirmary
  • ‘Pain In Practice’ educational event Wigan

2010

  • Health and Work in GP (RCGP) Bolton Stadium
  • Ophthalmology for General Practitioners LACE Conference Centre
  • Advanced Life Support (update), Wigan Infirmary
  • Minor Surgery for GPs, Woodlands Centre, Chorley

2009

  • Palliative Care for the GP Curriculum Woodlands Centre, Chorley
  • Level 2 Child Protection Training Seminar Wigan Infirmary
  • Advanced Life Support (recertification) Wigan Cricket Club

2008

  • RCGP Course: ENT for GPs in Training Woodlands Centre, Chorley

2007

  • Royal College of Physicians Acute Medicine Update, Liverpool Medical Institute, 1 day
  • Advanced Paediatric Life Support (recertification)|Alder Hey Children’s Hospital, 3 days

2006

  • Major Incident Medical Management and Support (MIMMS), ALSG Manchester, 3 days
  • Equestrian Event Medical Officer Course (Jockey Club), Chorley Hospital, Lancashire, 2 days
  • Radiology For Anaesthetists, University Hospital Aintree, 2 days

2005

  • Advanced Trauma Life Support (recertification), Whiston Hospital, 1 day
  • Mersey MCQ Course (Preparation for the Primary FRCA), Aintree Hospital, 6 days
  • Advanced Life Support (recertification), Whiston Hospital, 3 days
  • Focused Abdominal Sonography in Trauma (FAST), Whiston Hospital Postgraduate Centre, 1 day

2004

  • Selective Course (Preparation for Primary FRCA), Liverpool Medical Institute, 6 days
  • Fibreoptic Intubation and Bronchoscopy Course, Royal Liverpool University Hospital, 1 day
  • Anaesthetic Trauma and Critical Care (ATACC), Widnes Fire Training Station, 3 days
  • Paediatric Life Support (refresher), Christleton, Cheshire, 1 day

2003

Moving the Critically Compromised (MOCC), Mersey Deanery Transfer Training Course, Aintree, 1 day

2002

  • ALERT Course, Acute Life-threatening Events Recognition and Treatment, Whiston Hospital, 1 day
  • ‘Basic’ Trauma Life Support (BTLS) A trauma course incorporating pre-hospital training, complementing ATLS, Telford, Shropshire, 3 days

2001

  • Advanced Paediatric Life Support, North Staffs R.I., Stoke on Trent, 3 days
  • Advanced Trauma Life Support, Whiston Hospital, 3 days
  • Advanced Life Support, Staffs R.I., Stoke on Trent, 2 days