Kirklees GP Dr Matt Kaye is the Cancer Research UK (CRUK) lead GP with the Alliance and a member of the Cancer Alliance Board. He is also the lead for cancer with Greater Huddersfield CCG. Matt works closely with the local hospital Trust and colleagues in Public Health to help improve services in the Greater Huddersfield locality.
Matt recently produced the lead article in the latest WYH Health and Care Partnership bulletin, talking about the continued importance of primary care in delivering the cancer ambitions in the NHS Long Term Plan, and the need to engage primary care colleagues across the Cancer Alliance.
He has also produced the first in a series of regular blogs/newsletters for the Cancer Alliance/primary care community of practice, focusing on the benefits to local practices of taking part in the National Cancer Diagnosis Audit.