Charity Volunteer Staff
Dr. Scott Beattie
Having graduated from medical school at the Universities of St Andrews and Manchester Scott has gone on to complete training in Emergency Medicine and Pre-Hospital Emergency Medicine.
John is an Advanced Paramedic for the North West Ambulance Service based in South Manchester.
Dr. Theo Weston MBE
BEEP Elected Representative
Having been a GP at the Birbeck Medical Group, Penrith since 1992 Theo has now retired from this Practice at the end of June 2015. He was instrumental in launching the Penrith BASICS Scheme. Theo helped start up BASICS NW in 2013 and has been Chairman since then.
Mr. Martin Ball
ERLAM Elected Representative
Martin is a paramedic with the North West Ambulance Service, who has supported the charity for many years.
Mr. Mike Hughes
CSIBASICS Elected Representative
Mike is a final year Specialist Registrar in Trauma & Orthopaedic Surgery with an interest in Upper Limb & Trauma Surgery. Mike is also a MERIT Doctor with NWAS.
Dr. Douglas Davies
Doug has been involved in pre-hospital care since 2001 in mountain rescue teams, the ambulance service, event and expedition medicine, and most recently BASICS.
Dr. John Ferris
Clinical Governance Officer
Dr. Michael Stewart
He responds for NWAS as a MERIT and BASICS doctor.
Mr. Craig Hooper
NWAS Link Officer
Having worked within the medical sphere for over 16 years Craig has undertaken a wide range of clinical, educational and managerial roles. Between 2000 and 2006 Craig was employed as a forces medical technician of which his main responsibilities consisted of the clinical management of surgical, medical and psychiatric patients by arranging specialist care according to needs. Additional to this, he also became a medical instructor for various unit's specialising in clinical practice within austere environments.
Ed is a consultant in Critical Care Medicine and Anaesthesia at Royal Preston Hospital, the Major Trauma Centre for Lancashire and South Cumbria.
Dr. Graeme Spencer