Jo has been a Consultant at RCHT since October 2005. Having previously worked and trained in Portsmouth and Hampshire. She is the lead for Early Years in the community paediatric team which means that she sees all the preschool children who have significant developmental needs across the county.
This means Jo does clinics in Penzance, Truro, St Austell, Liskeard, Launceston and Bude.Jo is also currently the Designated Medical Officer for Special Educational needs for Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly. This means she works very closely with the education teams to support children and young people who need extra help at school.
Jo has a lead role in autism assessment in younger children and is a member of the ASD Assessment team for the younger child, coordinating and chairing these assessments.
Currently Jo is also the clinical lead for the community child health team.