The Trainers

Dr Kate Day

Kate qualified from Bristol in 1994 and has been with the practice since 1999, initially as a salaried doctor and then as a partner in 2003. Like Vicki she has just completed the GP trainers course. She shares responsibility for paediatrics with Dr Wood and also has an interest in palliative care. She also chairs the practice meetings keeping the other 7 partners under control! 

Dr Vicki Purser

Vicki qualified from Nottingham University in 2003. She has been working at the Practice since 2008, and joined as a Partner in 2010. She is a keen teacher, having done her Certificate of Medical Education, and is also a Training Programme Director for Coventry and Warwickshire VTS. She does family planning at the Practice, along with Dr Reynolds, fitting nexplanons and coils. Vicki has more recently become the Practice Lead for commissioning, and is learning fast!

Dr David Harris

David graduated from Warwick Medical School in 2009, qualifying as a GP in 2014.  He has worked at Forrest since qualifying, becoming a partner in 2015.  He has developed his interest in teaching taking on medical students from his old medical school and foundation doctors for teaching at the practice since 2015

Dr Deepika Yadav

Deep qualified from Rajiv Gandhi University in India in 2001 and has been in UK since 2003. She initially undertook postgraduate medical training in Hospital medicine and attained the membership of Royal College of Physicians in 2006. She then went on to do GP training and has been a GP since 2011. She started working as a salaried GP at Forrest Medical Centre in 2014 and is also a GP trainer. She has also been a Family Planning trainer since 2012 and fits coils and implants. Apart from teaching, she also has an interest in management and is actively involved with Coventry and Rugby Commissioning Group.