Alongside his GP role, he runs a weekly outpatient clinic at his local hospital and is also training as an endoscopist. Since 2017 he has been a committee member of the PCSG (Primary Care Society for Gastroenterology) and enjoys all aspects of gastroenterology, with a focus on primary care education. Between 2018 and 2020 he was regional clinical champion for inflammatory bowel disease for the RCGP. As a member of IBD UK, he participated in the creation of the national IBD standards in 2019 and has produced a series of IBD-related podcasts for primary care clinicians (‘The IBD series for primary care’).
Crohns and Colitis UK has a range of tools for GPs including a link to the symptom checker for patients and RCGP e-learning.
The event is the latest in a series of NASGP’s lunchtime webinars for GP locums, held on the first Thursday of every month.