OBE, Fellow of the Queen’s Nursing Institute
Professor Colin-Thomé was a GP at Castlefields Health Centre in Runcorn from 1971 to 2007. From 2001 to 2007 he was the Department of Health’s National Clinical Director for Primary Care and from 2007 to 2010 he was the department’s National Director for Primary Care and Medical Adviser to the Commissioning and System Management Directorate. David was one of the originators of the primary care home concept and is currently a council member of the NAPC.. He is a patron of the Family Doctor Association, an associate of the Local Government Association and a fellow of the Queen’s Nursing Institute. He has been an independent health consultant since 2011.