About us

The Education team Consists of
Dr Susan Frost- Programme Director - Lancaster

Is a GP trainer at Station House Surgery- Kendal. 

Dr David Waind
- Programme Director - Cumbria

Dr Waind is the programme Director for the South Cumbria GPST Scheme for Furness General Hospital. He has been a GP, living and working in the Furness Peninsular for 18 yrs. He has direct input to the running of the programme working, with the trainees to meet their learning and curriculum needs.

 Dr Wainds Practice is Bridgegate Surgery in Winchester Street ,Barrow-in-Furness, which is an integrated part of the local community. The population of the practice covers the whole social spectrum and works on a close knit ethos which has developed strong relationships with hospital colleagues and neighbouring practices.



Dr Simon Connell
- Med. Educator - Lancaster/Kendal
Simon is a GP partner at a practice in the centre of Lancaster (Queen Square Surgery). He has been a trainer for 7years and an Educator (formally GP Course organiser) for 4years.

Dr Simon Edgecombe
- Med. Educator - Kendal/South Cumbria
Simon is a trainer and partner at Captain French Surgery in Kendal.  In addition to his GP educator role he has significant past experience in undergraduate teaching.

Dr Kirstin Wong - GP Tutor - North Lancashire
Dr Wong is a GP principle and GP trainer in Lancaster.

Dr Neal Vaughan-Jones - GP Tutor - North Lancashire
Dr Vaughan - Jones is also a GP Principle and GP trainer in Lancaster.