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Dr Laurence Dorman

SpecialityChair, Northern Ireland, Royal College of GPs

Dr. Laurence Dorman FRCGP is the Chair of RCGPNI and has been a GP principle in Mourne Family Surgery, Kilkeel since 2007. Dr Dorman has worked in a variety of roles which have included family planning, palliative medicine, GP appraisal, and educational roles. Dr. Dorman was Chair of Newry and District Federation of Family Practices between 2017-2019 and has a particular interest in new ways of working in primary care and inspiring the next generation of GPs. Successful federation projects included introducing Practice Based Pharmacists to all practices, establishing a locum pool, GP education sessions, and introducing paramedics into practices. Dr. Dorman is passionate about improving the interface between primary and secondary care having to lead a collaborative project between Medical Royal Colleges in Northern Ireland – #Dear Colleague. https://www.rcgp.org.uk/-/media/Files/RCGP-faculties-and-devolved-nations/Northern-Ireland/2019/RCGP-principle-leaflet-2019.ashx?la=en