Meet the Team

Let us introduce you to the Somerset team. These are the key members of the team and if you need any advice, they will be your links to the deanery.

Dr Steve Holmes – Associate Postgraduate Dean (APD) for Somerset

GP in Shepton Mallet

Roles: Lead of Somerset Team, Respiratory, allergy, medical education and research

Interests: Travel, music, photography & tigers

Penny Bridges – Programme Manager and PA to APD

Roles: First person to contact with questions and queries

Interests: Theatre, crafts, Arthurian legend

Emma Stallard – GP Administrator

Roles: Study Leave and Teaching at Yeovil

Interests: Holidays and baking

Doreen Burnell – Senior Administrator

Roles: Works in Taunton Academy and organises teaching at Taunton end of patch

Interests: Holidays and Family

Dr Jill Wilson – Training Programme Director

GP at Summervale Medical Centre, Ilminster

Roles: Rotas, training practices ST3 Teaching

Interests: Music, travel, theatre

Dr Tony Wright – Training Programme Director

GP at Edington Surgery, Bridgwater

Roles: Somerset GP Education Trust (SGPET), postgraduate GP education

Interests: Photography, sailing, Morris 1000s

Dr Andy Eaton – Training Programme Director

Training Programme Director

GP at Crewkerne Health Centre

Roles: ST1/2 Teaching at Yeovil, ST3 Teaching, Out of Hours (Severn Deanery Supervisor Lead), Somerset GP Education Trust (SGPET) 

Interests: Cycling and kids’ taxi driver

Dr Simon Huins – Training Programme Director

GP at Queen Camel Medical Centre

Roles: ST1/2 Teaching at Yeovil, ST3 Teaching, CSA Examiner

Interests: Triathlon, tennis, DIY, Radio 4 comedy

Dr Ronan O’Connell – Training Programme Director

Associate GP at The Family Practice/ Sessional GP in Bristol

Roles: ST1/2 Teaching at Taunton,F2 Teaching

Interests: Running, tennis, hiking, camping

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