Meet the Team



Phil Bennett Richards- Clinical Director for GP Care Group and Chair of CEPN


Vicky Souster- Education and development Manager  


Vicky has always been interested in work based learning in primary care and has sought to keep high quality compassionate patient care at the centre of everything she does. Her Masters was in Interprofessional Practice and her dissertation researched the educational needs of carers who look after family members with dementia. She has published work in journals and a co-wrote a chapter in a book about primary care education with the GP Dean of NE Thames. She recently wrote an article for Independent Nurse about the Practice Nurse training programme. She is extremely grateful to the Clinical Mentors inher team (and previous Mentors); their hard work and commitment has made the Open Doors training provision a nationally recognised success story, enabling us to recruit new nurses from all over the UK.

Ekramul Hoque- Education Programme Manager 


Ekramul has been working for almost 10 years in health care, predominantly in training and development environment. He had initialy started off as an apprentice at the Royal College of Midwives, followed by working with junior doctors development programme at Great Ormond street. The majority of Ekramul’s work experience has been working in primary care development in Tower Hamlets, initlaly working as an education coordinator and in more recent years working as project management role for the CCG, QMUL, Barts Health and the GP Care GroupCIC

Diane Gould-RGN. BSc.(Hons) PGCE, independent Nurse Prescriber, Clinical Tutor

Anne Morton - RGN.BSc. (Hons) PGCE, Independent Nurse Prescriber, Clinical Tutor




Angela Nagle- RGN. INP. BSc (Hons) Nurse Practitioner  

Michele Leworthy - MSc RGN, Clinical Tutor