​Clinical leaders


The Clinical Leadership Group (CLG) was established in 2012.

Members are either elected to the Group or co-opted.

The Group's purpose is to provide clinical and corporate support to the Governing Body.  Support includes; members taking the lead on agreed areas, engaging with member GP practices and providing clinical leadership in service redesign and commissioning improvement programmes.

Each member of the CLG has a portfolio of work.

  • Dr Agnelo  Fernandes     CCG Clinical Chair            
  • Dr Tom Chan                   Medical Director               
  • Dr Emily Symington         GP Governing Body        
  • Dr Mike Simmonds           GP Governing Body        
  • Dr Vaishali Shetty             GP Governing Body        
  • Dr Farhhan Sami              Purley Network Lead     
  • Bobby Abbot                    Woodside Shirley Network Lead               
  • Dr Yinka Ajayi                  Obe Mayday Network Lead  
  • Dr Karthiga Gengatharan East Croydon Network Lead        
  • Dr Ameesh Patel              Mayday Deputy Network Lead  
  • Dr Shamaila Masood        Thornton Heath Deputy Network Lead  
  • Dr Shahab Karim              New Addington Selsdon Deputy Network Lead 
  • Dr Amit Abbot                   Woodside Shirley Deputy Network Lead               
  • Dipti Gandhi                     Clinical Lead - Diabetes  
  • Dr Dev Malhotra               Clinical Lead - Mental Health       
  • Dr Sam Randle                Clinical Lead - IT 
  • Dr Kamran Khan              Clinical Lead - Education                
  • Dr Josephine Sheyin       Clinical Lead - NHS 111   
  • Dr Nishal Velani               Clinical Lead – End of Life            
  • Dr Tony Brzezicki             Clinical Lead - Planned Care         
  • Dr John French                Clinical Lead - Paediatrics              
  • Dr Rachel Tunbridge       Clinical Lead - Care Homes