Peter McCann

Dr Peter McCannJob title: Consultant physician (general medicine and care of the elderly)

Department: Medicine

Telephone number: 01257 245286/245287

Primary medical qualification: MB ChB (Leeds)

Other qualifications: MSc (geriatrics) FRCP

Year of registration: 1998

GMC number: 4527457

Career history:

Qualified Leeds 1998 (MB ChB)
SHO training at St James’s University Hospital Leeds 1999 - 2002
SpR Training 2002 – 2008 (North West Deanery)
Consultant North Manchester General Hospital 2008 – 2011 (lead for clinical governance and audit, lead for dementia development services)
Consultant Chorley District General 2012 (Royal College Tutor, lead for developing dementia services, PECT founder member)

Specialist interests: Medico-legal medicine, dementia with Lewy bodies, Parkinson’s disease, education, medical in-reach, admission avoidance Clinics: General medicine, care of the elderly, Parkinson’s disease

Languages spoken: English, a little Romanian, French and German

Awards and prizes:

UNIVERSITY OF LEEDS
DISTINCTION in 1995 2nd MB pharmacology
HONOURS in public health medicine biochemistry
THORPE AWARD Research into infectious and tropical diseases in India (1997)
DORA RATCLIFFE AWARD Medical work in overseas country (1997)
CLINICAL EXCELLENCE AWARD LEVEL 2 2010