Clinical Leads

Clinical leadership is at the heart of North East London CCG.  We are committed to developing clinical leadership skills and roles within our practitioner community.


Stephanie Coughlin


Lauren Ward

Maternity Audit & Patient Experience

Kirsten Brown

Primary Care

Shabana Rauf

Prescribed Medicine that can cause Dependence

Anne Solomon

Learning Disabilities

Katherine Towers

Group Consultations

Jill White

Practice Manager Representative on Primary Care Quality Board

Jennifer Saw

Prescribed Medicines that can cause dependence

Hetal Dhruve

Respiratory Lead (job share)

Colin Jacobs

Practice Manager Representative on GP IT Steering Group

Chandra Sarka

Respiratory (job share)

Felicity Tucker

Children's Asthma

Suki Francis

Clinical Lead for Children and Young People

Nicole Kynman


Chris Carvalho

Cardiovascular Disease, Chronic Kidney Disease, Deputy Planned Care Lead, Rheumatology, Quality Improvement

Nikhil Katiyar

Care Planning Champion, Pain and Physio

Ben Saw

Children’s Long Term Conditions - Sickle Cell and Epilepsy

Rhiannon England

Mental health (children, young people & adults)

Chuan Chor

City of London

Helen Drew

Depression, Primary Care Pathways and Mental Health Urgent Care

Carmel Beadle


Shaine Mehta

Diabetes, TB & Infectious diseases

Paul Kelland


Ben Molyneux

End of Life, Urgent Care

Rob Palmer

Cancer, Gastroenterology

Paula Stanley

GP Education

Niifio Addy


Anita Coutinho

Early Years 0-5, Gynaecology

Jenny Darkwah


Suresh Tibrewal

Individual Funding Requests (IFR)

Wande Fafunso

Joint Prescribing Group

Laurence Blumberg

Joint Prescribing Group/PPB

Clare Highton

Long Term Conditions, Prevention CCG Clinical Lead Rep

Balvinder Duggal

Maternity, Preconception & Antenatal Pathways (maternity cover)

Gary Marlowe

Planned Care

Haren Patel

Prescribing Committee, INR, London Regional Medicines Optimisation Committee

Mark Rickets

CCG Chair

Anu Kumar

Public & Patient Involvement and Equality & Diversity

Patrick Hutt

Social Prescribing

May Cahill

Unplanned Care