Dr Alison Blakeborough

PBL Tutor


Dr Alison Blakeborough is an Associate Specialist in psychiatry working in the specialist older adult service at The Retreat Hospital, York. She graduated from University of Newcastle Medical School in 1990 and trained in psychiatry in North Yorkshire from 1991. She has undertaken substantive roles in psychiatry since 1997 working in an addictions service and with older adults with challenging behaviour.


Lead Phase 1 Core Curriculum tutor, York. HYMS

Year 1 and Year 2 PBL and Clinical skills tutor, York. HYMS

Senior Advisor role, York.

Developed and deliver SSC's

Deliver plenaries Year 1

Deliver communication masterclasses Phase 2

Examination question setting and standard setting.

Examiner Year 1 and Year 2 OSCE

Post Graduate Certificate in Med Education 2007