Clinical Lead for Alcohol & Drug Misuse
Stephen is a GP at the Windmill practice in the inner city of Nottingham & has worked there for the past 20 years. He also works as a “GP for the homeless” at the local Friary Drop-in; in both roles he sees a wide variety of people who use alcohol & other drugs, often in harmful ways. Twice weekly he works as a specialist for the city’s alcohol service. He has a public health role with Nottingham city council as clinical lead for alcohol, substance misuse and blood borne viruses. Finally he is the national chair for the RCGPs “Managing Drug and Alcohol Problems in Primary Care” conference, now in its twenty-fourth year. He has no sources of funding.