Dr Doug Black
Doug retired from clinical practice in 2015 having been a GP in Nottingham for 27 years. During this time, he had parallel careers as a GP Commissioner since 1995 and a PCT Medical Director from 2007 until he was appointed NHS England Area Team Medical Director for Derbyshire & Nottinghamshire in 2012.
He has experience in strategic change and service re-design, including dermatology services, service provision as a GP, and personal experience of living with chronic atopic eczema for all his life. Doug now inhabits the world of Non-Executive work as Chairman of NEMS CBS Ltd, the provider of primary care out of hours services in Nottinghamshire.