Mark Ashworth, DM, MRCP, FRCGP

Mark qualified from Southampton University in 1979 and started working in general practice and tropical medicine before becoming a Partner at the Hurley Clinic in 1987. He was a GP Trainer between 1992 and 2011 and in 2007 was appointed Clinical Senior Lecturer at King’s College London with research interests in quality indicators, health inequalities, mental health and ethnicity, In 2004, he gained his doctorate with a thesis on prescribing change. Mark has been the Medical Director for the Group since 2006 with overall responsibility for clinical governance responsibility. Mark is an avid cyclist and coast path walker when not working.