Meet the doctors behind Blue Peanut and see why we are passionate about training
DR ABDUL MANNAN MBChB MRCGP
Abdul is a practicing General Practitioner in a busy surgery in Haslingden, Lancashire. He is an established GP Trainer looking after junior doctors training to be general practitioners to ST3 level. His practice also looks after sixth form students and medical students from the University of Manchester.
He plays an active role in the local Clinical Commissioning Group and is also a GP Appraiser.
Abdul has developed his training skills over his years of experience, as well as through completing postgraduate qualifications. He is responsible in Blue Peanut for training simulated patients and applying theoretical methods to provide our candidates with feedback. In addition, he writes the scenarios for the MRCGP CSA examination, having developed a locality mock exam for local trainees in Rossendale.
DR IMRAN KHAN MBChB LLM FRCGP
Imran is the Clinical Lead General Practitioner looking after a group of practices run by a not for profit social enterprise in East Lancashire. He is an established GP Trainer to ST4 level and also has a role in development of GP Training in our of hours and urgent care. He has been an undergraduate tutor for many years and is also currently a GP Appraiser.
Imran has a specialist interest in coaching doctors that are struggling to pass examinations, in particular Objective Structured Clinical Examinations including the MRCGP CSA exam. This includes candidates that may have a disadvantage because of background or culture. He designs the coursework that is used in our training courses and is responsible for ensuring we provide a high quality evidence based service. Imran writes the course material for the Medical School training as well as developing the personal coaching service.
Imran has recently completed masters in Medical Law and Ethics and uses this experience in helping you write your personal statements in our checking service.
You are most welcome to come and have a coffee and chat with us at our surgeries.
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