Laura is a qualified and accredited coach based in the East of England. Alongside her coaching practice she works as an Occupational Health Physician and Facilitator. Her work in education spans communication, coaching approaches and teaching skills for both undergraduates and postgraduates, in addition to training University Faculty in coaching and mentoring skills.
As a Coaching and Mentoring Fellow for Health Education England in the East of England, Laura supported the development of regional mentoring and coaching schemes, as well as the training of the mentors involved. Since then, she has supported the growth of a national scheme for Supporting Women in Gastroenterology, and regularly coaches doctors looking for direction and clarity in their careers.
Laura is a member of the European Mentoring and Coaching Council and subscribes to their Code of Ethics.
Please feel free to check out this podcast, The New Now, featuring career coaches Dr. Laura Blackburn and Dr. Tim Ojo, in which they reflect on how their professional practices have changed due to Covid-19.
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