This site is intended for healthcare professionals

About us

GPnotebook Education is an independent educational resource for all primary care healthcare professionals.

All GPnotebook Education resources provide unbiased, independent content, prepared and presented by fellow healthcare professionals. We accept no pharmaceutical sponsorship or exhibitors.

  • GPnotebook Clinics: face-to-face events across UK and Ireland that mirror daily work in primary care, using multiple patient case studies to cover the latest clinical guidance, research and hot topics.
  • GPnotebook Study Groups: online small-group learning sessions. Fast-paced, highly interactive sessions combine the latest clinical guidance, research, case studies and hot topics.
  • Workbooks which provide summaries of the case studies covered during the courses plus associated learning points and key take-home messages, as well as ideas for quality improvement activities such as prescribing audits.
  • CCG courses: face-to-face or virtual sessions tailored to your local needs.
  • GPnotebook Shortcuts: a series of quickly digestible, downloadable learning aids to help us help our patients in primary care.

Education Director

My name is Kevin Fernando and I am a part-time GP Partner with specialist interests in medical education and diabetes based at North Berwick Health Centre, near Edinburgh.

I am Education Director of GPnotebook Education – a new series of primary care update courses for all primary care professionals including GPs, GP specialist trainees, medical students, practice nurses, nurse practitioners, nursing students, pharmacists and paramedic practitioners.

I am a GP Educational Supervisor and have been actively involved in medical education for over 15 years. I have been elected to Fellowship of the Royal College of General Practitioners, the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh and also the Academy of Medical Educators for my contributions to medical education and diabetes.

Dr. Kevin Fernando

Education Director