Adult and Paediatric Emergency Medicine Consultant
One of our greatest freedoms is how we react to things.
My current role
In my clinical role, I work as an Emergency Medicine Consultant with a team of remarkable colleagues and I am the Acting Clinical Lead of the Paediatric Emergency Department.
In my educational role, I am the Training Programme Director for the ACCS-Emergency Medicine.
I joined the CUH consultant body as an Emergency Medicine Physician with a subspecialty in paediatric emergency medicine in 2014, having completed my specialty training in the East of England Region.
During my Registrar training, I was selected to take part in the Chief Resident Programme, a collaborative Leadership program offered by CUH and the Judge Business School, Cambridge.
I was originally trained in Canada where I completed an undergraduate degree in biochemistry and microbiology followed by a graduate medical degree at the University of Ottawa. I subsequently trained as a Family Physician with an interest in emergency medicine and I have worked in a variety of urban and rural settings, including delivering medical care in a remote, northern, Canadian region. I am on the GMC GP Register and worked as a GP in the East of England region for four years where I gained valuable experience in the NHS.
I have significant experience in teaching and training, including the delivery of Advanced Life Support training in the UK and Canada. I also have responsibility for the regional training program of the Advanced Care Common Stem for doctors training towards a career in emergency medicine, acute internal medicine or anaesthetics.
GMC Subspecialty Register Emergency Medicine, Subspecialty Paediatric Emergency Medicine and GP Register
FRCEM by examination
RCPCH associate membership
RCoA associate membership
Canadian College of Family Physicians by examination
I pursue many personal interests and have a full and active family life. A great day for me is open water canoeing just after dawn, a cycle in the countryside and a picnic shared with friends.