This site is intended for health professionals only


47. Dr Penny Newman



NEW ENTRY

Dr Penny Newman was described as an ‘amazing GP’ by our panel, in particular for her Realising Potential report that has inspired a new NHS leadership programme for female doctors and that aims to increase the number of women at ‘board level or equivalent’ by 10% by 2017.

She is a GP in Ipswich, a consultant in public health and a member of the NHS Midlands and East commissioning development team, and she has written passionately about the involvement of sessional GPs in commissioning.

One of our panel said: ‘Her work in promoting sessional GPs, particularly women – for instance in two articles for Pulse – has gained her recognition nationally.’

Related Articles

Dr Noman Mohamed

29 August 2019

Dr Emma Ladds

29 August 2019