Dr Jane Atkinson
Consultant in Acute Medicine
Jane studied at Edinburgh University before moving to the North East for her specialist training in acute medicine where she developed an interest in teaching.
She completed a masters degree in clinical education at Newcastle University and her dissertation was on the use of multi-source feedback. During training she was trainee representative within the region and also for the Society of Acute Medicine.
Jane has a particular interest in ambulatory care, nurse practitioner training and junior doctor education.
Jane was a volunteer medic at the London 2012 Paralympic Games and was proud to carry the Paralympic torch.