Teaching - Near Peer Teaching in Primary Care


To provide opportunities for networking and collaboration amongst individuals from across undergraduate and postgraduate institutions who are passionate about promoting near-peer teaching in primary care settings.


  • to facilitate cross-institution and cross-spectrum (undergraduate and postgraduate) discussions and collaborations
  • to share experiences, models and innovations amongst members to create opportunities for doctors in training in primary care (GPST/ FY) to develop their teaching role with junior learners (e.g. medical students, other HCP students)
  • to create collaborative networks within the SIG that can contribute  to the academic literature in this field
  • to utilise SIG outputs to feed into key stakeholder organisations such as HEE and RCGP
Harish Thampy