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Primary Care Research Group

Our diverse team consists of clinical and non-clinical primary care team researchers.

At present, our structure consists of:

  • 3 Readers
  • 2 Senior Lecturers
  • 2 Lecturers (both NIHR)
  • 2 NIHR Doctoral Research Fellows
  • 2 In-Practice Fellows (NIHR)
  • 8 Academic Clinical Fellows (Health Education England)
  • 1 Professor of Medical Education
  • 1 Emeritus Professor of Medicine and Sociology

We currently first supervise 5 PhD’s, second supervise 3 PhDs and have just (in 2022) celebrated successful award of a further PhD.

We also contribute to the Masters in Public Health (MPH), leading the Primary Care Module and Global Health Modules, also supporting MPH dissertations.

King’s Undergraduate Education in the Community (KUMEC) have pioneered a primary care intercalated BSc for medical students, in which we provide research methods training and dissertation supervision. KUMEC collaboration engages our Group with our respective research interests.

Banner photos from Impact on Urban Health.

Contact us

Mark Ashworth - Professor of Primary Care

Safwan Haydar - Executive Assistant