Dr Helen Garr

SpecialityPortfolio GP and Clinical Lead, National GP Health Service

Dr Helen Garr is a portfolio GP working in Nottingham at the University of Nottingham health service and in urgent care with a keen interest in mental health and wellbeing.

She is passionate about supporting the wellbeing of health care professionals and is the Clinical Lead of the National GP Health Service.

She has a varied background in psychology and nursing prior to entering medicine and utilises her psychology interest to underpin her work as a coach and mentor for doctors.

She is a PHE clinical champion for physical activity and a Director of the British Society of Lifestyle Medicine.

Dr Garr is a recognised leader in the field of health care professional wellbeing and has delivered many national key note speeches and wellbeing workshops.

She is also Nottinghamshire LMC Wellbeing lead and sits on the RCGP National wellbeing working group and BMA wellbeing stakeholders committee.

Alongside her keen interest in wellbeing Dr Garr can be found running half marathons), practising mindfulness and can be found on social media: @TheWellbeingGP.