General Practice Training Contacts Page

Below is a list of contacts for the Wessex General Practice training. Patch office and Programme Lead Employer contacts can be found at the bottom of the page.

Primary Care Dean Wessex & Thames Valley

Dr Rachel Elliott

Head of School of Primary Care for Wessex and Thames Valley

Dr Manjiri Bodhe

Deputy Head of Primary Care for Wessex

Dr Nick Moore

Education Programme Manager

Education Programme Officer

Sally Claughton

Education Programme Officer

Krystina Snow

Education Programme Officer

Patch Offices

Wessex has four Patches for GP training. Each is headed by a GP Associate Dean who supports the GP Head of School in the delivery of GP training. The Patch Office team consists of Training Programme Directors and the administrative team.


The Dorset Patch Office covers the GP training programmes in Bournemouth, Dorchester and Poole.

Patch Associate Dean: Professor Clare Wedderburn

Patch Office Administrators: Rachel Clark and EJ Stamper

Dorset GP Education Team


The Mid-Wessex Patch Office covers the GP training programmes in Basingstoke, Salisbury and Winchester.

Patch Associate Dean: Dr Heidi Penrose

Patch Office Manager: Jo-Anne Ireland

Patch Office Administrator – Andrew Wright 

Mid-Wessex Patch Office website


The Portsmouth Patch Office covers the GP training programmes in Portsmouth and the Isle of Wight.

Patch Associate Dean: Dr Bryony Sales & Dr Richard Elliot

Patch Office Manager: Tracy Dickinson –

Patch Office Administrator: Dee Blakey –

Portsmouth Patch Office website


The Southampton Patch Office covers the GP training programmes in Southampton, Solent and the New Forest and Southampton with Jersey.

Patch Associate Dean: Professor Johnny Lyon-Maris

Patch Office Manager: Inga Janmere –

Patch Office Administrators: Susan Lambrou and Carol Reed

Southampton Patch Office website

Programme Lead Employer Contacts