VHK Education offers bespoke health education courses targeted to specific audiences. It is run by two practising GPs with over 30 years of practical experience, who are keen to share their knowledge, skills and expertise.
Dr Victoria Hobbs
MBChB (Birmingham 2000) RCGP (2005 merit) DRCOG DCH DFSRH
Vicky has developed a keen specialist interest in Women’s Health. She completed an MSc Certificate in Community Gynaecology alongside the Faculty’s Medical Education qualification. This allows her to run a weekly advice and guidance triage service to fellow GPs which won a commendation award at the Primary Care Women’s Health Forum. Holding the Faculty Certificate in Menopause Care, Vicky’s knowledge in this field, including bone health management is highly valued. Vicky is clinical governance lead, being passionate about clinical effectiveness and ensuring patient safety is at the centre of improving standards.
Dr Heidi Kerr
MBChB (Birmingham 1997) FRCGP (2002 merit) DRCOG DCH DFSRH
Heidi is a practising GP partner with a strong interest in diabetes, cardiovascular risk management and women’s health. Her passion is to ensure patient engagement in their lifestyle to improve their health outcomes. She thoroughly enjoys education, with experience in teaching medical students, fellow doctor and nurse colleagues, and many years as a GP trainer. She currently holds the position of General Training Programme Director (Black Country) for family planning and offers a coil fitting and subdermal implant service at her practice, which has progressed into a recognised training facility by the FSRH.
Very useful for exams; helpful generators for CSA; very relevant; spot on for AKT and CSA.
Passionate about delivering high quality care to their patients and training to colleagues.
Both very knowledgeable in women’s health.
Very in touch with up-to-date knowledge.
Excellent course – thank you, I learned a lot!
Excellent presentation, very impressive knowledge of presenters.
Very practical and hands-on approach with a lot of helpful advice.
Really friendly and approachable GPs.
Delivered very well and pitched at the right level
Great course, more please!
Always impressed with their logical reasoning behind complex cases.
The course was great, thanks for putting it on for us! My first patient on Friday had endometriosis, felt much more confident with it than would have otherwise!
Ability to teach in bitesize chunks is invaluable.
Refreshing to work with such inspiring GPs.
Would definitely recommend to friends!
Best course I have been on to date! Very informative and extremely relevant to both MRCGP preparation as well as day to day practice