Dr Sue Elton
Dr Elton trained at Charing Cross Hospital London University Q 1984 and completed her GP Training at West Middlesex University Hospital. She joined a partnership in Bramley Leeds in 1990 and gained the Royal College of General Practitioner membership exams in 1991. She remained a full time partner until 2016.
Whilst a partner she always had a keen interest in general mental health issues, and had lead roles in Substance Misuse Management, and was Employment Lead for the practice which employed 40 members of staff. To support these roles she gained the Postgraduate Certificate in Law, the Diploma in Occupational Health, and the Substance Misuse Management certificates parts 1 and 2 and Alcohol Certificates. She has been an Appraiser since 2007.During this time she worked very hard to support members of staff in their roles. She also did sessions at the Substance Misuse Services in Bramley for some time.
On reaching the age of 55 she left partnership in 2016, and managed to address her work life balance challenges, by reducing her GP work and becoming a Clinician for PH in 2017. She continues as an Appraiser. Outside work she enjoys spending as much time as possible at home with her family, friends and cats, traveling, listening to music, and gardening.