Contact Information

Meet the GP Team:

General Practice


Dr Bob Kirk

Deputy Dean of GP Education

Postgraduate School of General Practice

Dr Rob Stokes

Head of School


North Academy Associate GP Deans:

Dr Roy Wallworth

East Lancashire

Dr Andrew Craven

Morecambe Bay and Blackpool




Dr Mohan Kumar

Wigan and Central Lancashire 


South Academy Associate GP Deans:


Dr Alison Caldwell




Dr Rebecca Baron

Central/South Manchester & Macclesfield



Dr Nick Walton

Bolton & Salford/Trafford



Dr Tom Howling

Stockport & Tameside

Cheshire & Mersey Academy Associate GP Deans:


Dr Debra Roberts

Wirral, Chester and Crewe 



Dr Catherine Morgan

Warrington, North Liverpool/Sefton and St Helens & Knowsley



Dr Clare Malpas

South Liverpool/Birkenhead

Support Team

Trainers Support Team (PP3):


Julia Woodcock

GP Programme Support Business Manager



GP Recruitment, Deferrals, IDT, Post CCT, Finance Queries


Alison Yates

IGPR Project Manager



International GP Recruitment, Induction & Refreshers


Emma Brady

GP Programme Officer




New trainer queries & issues – approval, Basic Trainers Course, UCLAN, Consultation Skills Masterclass, Teaching Supervision Skills


Mei Lee

GP Programme Administrator




Trainer queries & issues – approval and reapproval, learning environments, PED course, HPE course


Hannah Cook

GP Programme Support Officer



Induction & Refresher, Retainers Scheme, International GP Recruitment, Clinical Supervisors


Stephanie Read

IGPR Programme Administrator



International GP Recruitment, Induction & Refreshers Scheme


GP Programme Administration Inbox



All Trainers queries

Trainee Support Team (Regatta):


Rebecca Smith

GP Programme Support Manager



Trainee queries – School Management, Extensions, CCT Dates, OOP, ARCP Panel Members, ARCP Appeals, TGPT, Careers


Clare Hopkins

GP Programme Co-ordinator





Trainee queries – e-portfolio, ARCPs, CCT dates


Lesley McGinty

GP Programme Administrator (Trainees)




Trainee queries – rotation, NTN queries, New Trainee Queries, TPD queries


Helen Dykstra

GP Programme Administrator (Trainees)




Trainee queries – GP LTFT, CSA & AKT Support

Other GP Related Queries


Study Leave

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