Clinical Senate Council

MBBS, FRCP, MMedSci (Clin. Ed.) Consultant Geriatrician and Divisional Medical Director for Integrated Care, Derby Teaching Hospitals. Secondary Care governing body member, Mansfield & Ashfield and Newark & Sherwood Clinical Commissioning Groups

After gaining a zoology degree from Durham University, Ben trained in medicine at Kings College London, qualifying in 1993. He worked in London, Lincoln and Nottingham and took up a consultant post in geriatric and general (internal) medicine at Derby in 2004. Leading the development of acute medical services, Ben introduced senior clinical decision making and ambulatory care for acute medicine. Ben is the secondary care doctor on the Mansfield & Ashfield and Newark & Sherwood CCG Governing Body. In 2010, he was awarded a Master’s degree in clinical medical education. Ben writes for the RCP Geriatric Medicine specialist exit examination and is a member of the Society for Acute Medicine and British Geriatrics Society.