Qualified from The London Hospital Medical College in 1993. Dr. Culpitt initially trained in General internal Medicine at various London hospitals. She gained MRCP in 1996, following which she took an academic post at The National Heart and Lung Institute studying and researching lung disease. She subsequently left the NHS to pursue other medical roles including trek and remote area medicine, combining this with private practice in the financial district of London. After travelling widely and remotely in the Himalayas, she returned to NHS practice in 2012. She moved to Lincoln in 2013 to be close to her family, and to train in General Practice. Dr Culpitt completed her GP training in 2016. She is delighted to be working at the Minster Medical Practice and relishes the broad challenge of GP work. She retains an interest in lung disease, and in all aspects of Internal Medicine.