Teaching helps students and patients

Currently in “that limbo between registrar and fellow”, Dr Byrne said that having become an apprentice medical educator for junior registrars, she is already in no doubt that it’s her favourite part of medicine.

“It’s fantastic,” Dr Byrne, a registrar of the year nominee in this year’s GPET Awards, said.

“The part of general practice that I really like is teaching so it flows on really well to teaching other GPs.

“I’m quite excited about the idea that if we can train