Dr Shankari Mahathmakanthi – Member Representative
Shankari is a GP and does clinical triage work for HUC. She is currently the GP Early Careers Strategic Lead and Deputy Chair of the BLMK Primary Care Training Hub. She is also a professional Coach with Akeso, providing coaching for primary care staff.
Previously Shankari was a Digital GP at Babylon Health and the Place-based Clinical Lead for Children and Young People for Milton Keynes CCG. She has worked as a salaried and Locum GP at several practices across Milton Keynes.
Having lived in a refugee camp in her early years, Shankari is passionate about supporting vulnerable people and was the Clinical Lead in a project carried out by the Home Office and ELFT’s Bedfordshire Primary Care Service looking at carrying out initial health assessments to reduce the impact of the Covid Pandemic on asylum seekers.
Shankari has completed an Executive MBA in Primary Care Innovation at Cambridge University and will be undertaking a Diploma in Coaching and Mentoring, later this year, to become an executive Coach/Mentor.