Dr Paul Lord

Profile

Paul joined the University of Leeds School of Medicine in February 2020. He is co-lead for Primary Care placements and Joint Head of Year 3 of the MBChB curriculum.

Paul completed his undergraduate training in Manchester, including a Masters in Medical Sciences. He completed an academic foundation post in central Manchester, before moving to West Yorkshire to undertake postgraduate training as an NIHR Academic Clinical Fellow in Primary Care. Paul has experience of undergraduate and postgraduate teaching, both locally and in South Australia, where he was awarded fellowship of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners and was an Honorary Clinical Lecturer at the University of Adelaide School of Medicine.

Here at Leeds University, Paul combines working as a general practitioner with his teaching role in the School of Medicine. He is responsible for undergraduate placements in Primary Care, working with GP tutors throughout the region to deliver clinical training. As Joint Head of Year 3 for the MBChB, Paul supports our students through their undergraduate journey.

Responsibilities

  • Joint Head of Year 3 MBChB
  • Co-lead for Primary Care placements - MBChB
  • General Practitioner

Research interests

Quality of care measures in routinely collected patient data.

Use of digital technology to deliver medical education.

Qualifications

  • MBChB, MRes (Medical Sciences)

Professional memberships

  • FRACGP
  • MRCGP

Research groups and institutes

  • Leeds Institute of Health Sciences
  • Division of Primary Care, Palliative Care and Public Health