Senior Staff

Rebecca Baron

Associate Dean - GP

I qualified from Manchester University in 1984 and practice half time as a GP and GP trainer in Stockport. I was appointed an Associate Dean for General Practice in 2003.

Alison Caldwell

Associate Dean - GP

I am a thoroughly Northern Lass having been born in Whiston Hospital and I have never lived more than 40 miles from there. I went to Liverpool University and did my GP training in Mersey qualifying in 1998.

Andrew Craven

Andrew Craven
Associate Dean - GP

I am a General Practitioner based in Lancaster and have been involved in training of general practitioners and other doctors since 1993.

I work for the Deanery as Associate Director of General Practice Education in Morecambe Bay.

Tom Howling

Associate Dean - GP

After qualifying from Oxford Medical School in 1996, I returned to South Manchester.  After completing the Stockport VTS in 2000,  I spent a year as a locum GP before becoming a full time partner at Brinnington Surgery where I have been now for 14 years. 

Mohan Kumar

Mohan Kumar
Associate Dean - GP

I am a GP working from Wigan and a product of North Western Deanery. I have been involved in Medical Education throughout my career.  I started as an undergraduate supervisor and subsequently became a GP Trainer after securing the Post Graduate Diploma in Education via the PED course.

Rob Stokes

Rob Stokes
Associate Dean - GP

I am a GP in an 8 partner practice in Tottington, Bury. I was appointed as a trainer in 1994 and still actively train a GPST. I have previously undertaken the roles of scheme organiser, training programme director and now associate dean.

Roy Wallworth

Roy Wallworth
Associate Dean - GP

I am a GP in Accrington Lancs and still an active Trainer. I became Associate Director in June 2002 and I have patch responsibility for East Lancashire. 

I am the lead AD for the Northern Academy of the GP School