Hi, I’m Dr. Baptiste

Passion & Purpose

Dr. Baptiste currently works as a portfolio GP. This means that she spends the majority of her time in clinical practice with the remainder of the time divided between a number of other careers and interests. Working as a doctor has always been Dr. Baptiste’s first ‘calling’ or purpose in life.

Portfolio Career

Dr. Baptiste enjoys juggling multiple careers and interests. She also works as a Senior Clinical Lecturer at The College of Medicine and Dentistry and an Associate Lecturer at The Open University. Dr. Baptiste is also the co-founder of Medschool Xtra a new and innovative medical education platform, a writer for GP Online and speaks at various conferences and events. In the past Dr. Baptiste worked as a GP tutor teaching Queen Mary University London (QMUL) medical students and a Professional Linguistic Assessments Board (PLAB) examiner at the General Medical Council (GMC). She occasionally examines medical students in their Objective Structured Clinical Examinations or OSCEs at QMUL.


Dr. Baptiste has written a short guide for those wanting to pursue a career in the medical field. This is a must read so check it out here. She is also in the process of writing a book with Scion publishing about portfolio careers.


Dr. Baptiste founded a medical careers company called DreamSmartTutors (2016-2020) and has recently co-founded Medschool Xtra, a membership scheme for medical students. For her work she was as a finalist at the Black British Business and Precious Awards 2016. She was also the winner of the LIFT Effects Rising Star award and a finalist at the WeAreTheCity Awards and the UK’s largest National Diversity Awards during 2017. Dr. Baptiste also featured on the ITV News and in the first exhibition celebrating alumni at University College London (UCL) medical school. You can read more about the exhibition via this blog.

Supporting You

Dr. Baptiste prides herself in supporting others on their medical career journeys. She regularly provides FREE content on YouTube to support medics and has recently launched a membership club for access to exclusive content. Why not check her channel out? You can click on the link at the top to see more!

Connect With Dr. Baptiste

Dr. Baptiste is always open to connecting with likeminded individuals and willing to help others find the career they are happy with! If you think she can help you then feel free to connect with her via the social media channels above and/or email her via contact@drpatricebaptiste.co.uk

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