Philip Evans

Prof Philip Evans

Deputy Medical Director, NIHR CRN

Philip Evans is an academic GP and was, until his recent retirement, 31 years as a GP partner in St Leonard’s Practice, Exeter. He has really been appointed as Deputy Medical Director of the NIHR Clinical Research Network within the Coordinating Centre. He is Associate Professor in General Practice and Primary Care in the University of Exeter. Phil has had a long-standing research interest in continuity of care in general practice, as well as prediabetes/ type 2 diabetes. He has over 25 years’ experience of leading primary care research networks, both locally and nationally.