Dr Sumantra Mukerji, Chair and Clinical Leader

Sumantra graduated in India before becoming a member of the Royal College of Physicians in 1996 and then a member of the Royal College of General Practitioners in 2003. He has worked as a GP in Stonebridge Surgery in Longridge since 2003 and is a GP Appraiser.  He was one of the Appraiser Leads in Lancashire Area Team, and a GP Trainer. He has also been an Honorary Lecturer and GP Education Facilitator for Manchester Medical School, a Director of Preston Primary Care Centre, a PEC member of the erstwhile Preston Primary Care Trust and joint lead for practice based commissioning for Longridge area.

He served as a GP Director for the CCG since 2015 before being elected to the chair’s post in 2017.

His special interests are GP education, respiratory and cardiovascular medicine and minor surgery.