Professor Mark Rickenbach

SpecialityGP and Professor of Healthcare, Park and St Francis Surgery, University of Winchester

Mark is currently the Clinical Champion for Continuity of Care at the RCGP and has been a general practitioner and GP Trainer in an eight partner practice near Southampton since 1991. He is the Primary Care Adviser for the Wessex Clinical Research Network Executive. Mark has been a GP appraiser and mentor since the start of GP appraisals. He has a website to help GPs and appraisers with consultation skills and education about primary care, which is at He runs a primary care information retrieval site the DocRick Know How index ™ on the national Fourteen Fish site. He previously worked as an Associate Dean for Medical Education and as co-director for Chandlers Ford Primary Care Network in Hampshire. His mixed methods PhD about feedback on quality of medical education led into the GMC National Training survey, and to his role as a visiting Professor at Winchester University.