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Meet the team

Dr Bryony Waller


Bryony is based at Kirkburton Health Centre, where she returned after completing her GP training on the Pennine Scheme in 2012. Her clinical interests include paediatrics, woman's health and contraceptive services.

Bryony has two small children and her passion in life is her rollerskates, playing roller-derby with the Halifax Bruising Banditas!

Contact Bryony

Telephone 01484 602040


Dr Arif Kazi

Arif Kazi

Arif Kazi is based at Sowerby Bridge where he enjoys life as a Trainer and Pennine Programme Director. Living in the heart of Halifax his family keep him out of mischief!

“My passions are skiing and football. For any budding footballers out there Pennine is the place to be!” ... Arif


Contact Arif

Tel: 01422 410433


Dr Matt Smith

Matt Smith

Matt Smith is based at Brig Royd Surgery in Ripponden.  Outside of work he restores classic cars and goes to music festivals in his 1967 VW campervan.

Contact Matt

Tel: 01422 822209


Dr Jayashree Magnipudi

Jayashree Mangipudi

Jayashree Mangipudi is based in Huddersfield working as a GP and also for the Deanery supporting doctors in difficulty. She runs the ST1 & ST2 HDR streams with Arif.

Contact Jayashree


Lead Administrators - we are very lucky to have a superb administrative and management team

Omar looks after

Half Day Release Programme
Course Organisation eg Exit, CSA, Trainers Away Day,  Child Health Promotion etc
APE Posts
Uploading post details to the e-portfolio
GPST Placements/Rotations (inc keeping the database up to date)
Educational Supervisor allocation
Out of Hours Experience
Study Leave Expenses, and all expense forms/claims
GPST Budget
Educational Supervisor/Clinical Supervisor Allocation


Omar and Sue look after
Doctors in Difficulty


Pennine Operating Protocols

Mat leave planning form

Trainers' Workshops 

Date: Thursday 22nd March 2018

Venue: Todmorden Group Practice, Lower George Street, Todmorden, OL14 5RN


Date: Wednesday 16th May 2018

Venue: Brig Royd Surgery, Hirstwood, Ripponden, Sowerby Bridge, HX6 4BN


Date: Thursday 12th July 2018

Venue:  Rydings Halls Surgery, Church Lane, Brighouse, HD6 1AT


Date: Wednesday 19th September 2018

Venue: Elmwood Family Doctors, Elmwood Health Centre, Huddersfield Road, Holmfirth, HD9 3TR


Trainers Away Day

Date: Thursday 22nd November 20186

Venue: Discussion Room 1, The Learning & Development Centre, Huddersfield Royal Infirmary, Acre Street, Huddersfield, HD3 3EA



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