Occupation: Member Representative
Keith was born and grew up in Leeds before completing a degree in English Literature in Durham. Later, he altered course to study medicine. He carried out his postgraduate training throughout Leeds and Yorkshire and qualified as a GP in 2010. He has worked at Kirkstall Lane Medical Centre since qualification and took up a partnership in the practice in 2012. Keith is a GP Trainer and has a particular area of clinical interest in the Care of Older People.
He previously held a role as a GP Extensivist in Greater Manchester. This involved designing and implementing a service aiming to improve health and well-being outcomes for people with complex healthcare needs, as well as providing clinical leadership as part of a multi-professional clinical team. Prior to that, he held a Clinical Lead position in Leeds, with a particular focus on improving holistic care for people living in care homes.
He has two young sons who keep him busy outside of work and has resorted to 6am workouts to get fit. He is also an ever-suffering fan of Leeds United.