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I qualified in 1981, obtaining my MD in 1989 and Fellowship of the Royal College of Physicians in 1997. I worked as a whole time consultant physician within the NHS for 19 years before moving into his current role.
Areas of interest
All aspects of Diabetes; Thyroid disease; General Endocrinology
Current NHS consultant posts held
Consultant Physician, Airedale NHS Foundation Trust, 1993-2012. Past Medical Director Airedale NHS Foundation Trust and Director of Innovation and Research.
Currently: Clinical Lead Yorkshire and Humber Partners Academic Health Science Network.
Digital health services to support effective self care by people with long term conditions
End of Life support services (with the Sue Ryder charity)
Telehealthcare, particularly the use of video consultation to provide immediate care support.
Previously: Electronic Clinical Record development and clinical use; Autoimmunity and the thyroid, thyroid eye disease
Family life, Music, Motorsport
Willie Seager Medal in Medicine, MRC Training Fellowship
Multiple book chapters, telemedicine review articles, including the Telegraph / other National newspapers, Local TV coverage. NHS England publications on patient engagement / supported self care. Publications in scientific (Endocrine) journals
Courses offered to GPs
Supported self care; telemedicine; Digital Healthcare
- MB BCh Wales 1981
- MRCP RCP London 1984
- MD Wales 1989
- FRCP RCP London 1997
Professional bodies (positions held - last 3 yrs)
- Advisory Board Member Digital health and Care Alliance 2014
Details of entry to specialist register
- General (Internal) Medicine, 1996
- Endocrinology and Diabetes, 1996
Post treatment communication
Following treatment of a Bupa member, I will communicate with GPs in line with Department of Health, GMC and appropriate professional bodies guidelines.
In the event of an urgent query following treatment, Bupa members should use the following contact details
The Yorkshire Clinic