Specialty: Emergency Medicine
Department: Accident and Emergency
Location: B Level - Accident and Emergency
Personal Statement: I qualified in Manchester in 1995 and completed specialist registrar training in South Yorkshire. I chose to take up a consultant post in Rotherham as the A&E Department is friendly and efficient, with highly motivated staff.
In addition to the routine work, I have responsibility for stroke thrombolysis, alcohol screening and regular attenders. I work one session a week for the Yorkshire and Humber Deanery as Emergency Medicine Simulation Lead. This involves developing and teaching on simulation courses and training non-technical skills such as teamwork, communication and leadership.