Don McElhinney Don was a general practitioner in Ipswich for 30 years. He trained at Cambridge and Kings College London. He was involved throughout his career in trying to improve NHS services as a GP representative on the Suffolk Area Health Authority, as Chair of Ipswich PCG, and as the Chair of the professional executive committees of Ipswich PCT and East Suffolk PCT. On retiring he was Suffolk GP MacMillan facilitator for a year. At the moment he is Vice Chair of Suffolk Family Carers. He is married with family of 4 and 4 grandchildren and in his spare time tries to play golf.