Dr. Tim Sanders

Dr. Tim Sanders

Senior Lecturer in Rural Medicine

School of Medicine



Subject Areas: Medicine, Health

Full Profile

Dr Tim Sanders is a GP in Appleby-in-Westmorland.  Alongside his clinical role, he is a Clinical Lecturer in Rural Medicine for UCLan.  He also co-ordinates the clinical teaching programme for Cumbria Health on Call.  He is a GP appraiser and Mental Health Act Section 12 approved GP.

When he is not working, he can be found walking and running in the mountains and enjoying family adventures in the campervan.


  • MBBCh, University of Wales College of Medicine, 2003
  • PG Certificate in Medical Education, University of Newcastle Upon Tyne, 2006
  • MRCGP, 2008

Teaching Activities and Responsibilities

Rural Medicine

Urgent Medical Care Certificate


  • National Centre for Remote and Rural Medicine