About the author

Geoff Lawrence-Smith, MBBS, MRCPsych, PGCAP, FHEA

Consultant Liaison Psychiatrist, East London NHS Foundation Trust, Royal London Hospital, Whitechapel, London E11.


Dr Lawrence-Smith's interests include quality improvement and medical education, having previously been a Foundation/GP trainee tutor and a Director of Medical Education. Dr Lawrence-Smith is a CASC Lead Examiner and a Vice Chair of the RCPsych CASC Panel.     


Email: g.lawrence-smith@nhs.net


Declaration of interests: Dr Lawrence-Smith is a Vice Chair of the RCPsych CASC Panel and a CASC Lead Examiner.


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