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Dr Jonathan Ajah

Lecturer in clinical skills
School of Medicine
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Jonathan teaches clinical skills at the school of medicine with particular expertise in Clinical communication skills, Basic Life Support, Clinical Examination, OSCE, DOPS, MMI and Basic surgical skills. His scholarship has led to publications in leading peer-reviewed journals. In recognition of his contributions to teaching, he is a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy and a Member Association of the Study of Medical Education. He is also open to project supervision.

Lecturer and Module Lead in Clinical Skills, BSc (Hons) Medical Sciences (2 Year Accelerated), levels 4-6
Clinical Skills Demonstration in the Clinical Skills Laboratory Suites, Supervision of Dissertation. Main research interests in clinical skills teaching and medical education; clinical and global surgery and surgical sciences, public health especially improving access to primary care in LMICs for the poor through GPS based cheap health insurance via research towards an innovation called PEOPLE

Lecturer in Medical Sciences (Clinical Skills), University of Central Lancashire March 2021 to date
Virtual Part-time Lecturer in Medical Education, University of South wales 2020 to 2021
Virtual Part-time Lecturer in Medical Education, University of South wales 2017-2021
Surgery Registrar, Jos University Teaching Hospital Plateau, Nigeria 2017-2021
Medical Officer, Department of Surgery, Barau Dikko Kauna Teaching Hospital Nigeria 2015-2017
Medical officer in General Practice and HIV/AIDS, Yusuf Dantsoho Memorial General Hospital Kaduna Nigeria 2014-2015

Primary care Doctor, UK Department for International Development, Kaduna Nigeria 2013-2014
House Officer, University of Abuja Teaching Hospital, Gwagwalada Abuja Nigeria 2012 to 2013

  • MSc (Merit), Surgical Sciences, The University of Edinburgh 2020
  • MPH, Public Health, The University of Manchester 2018
  • MBBS (Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery), Ahmadu Bello University Zaria Nigeria 2011
  • Fellow Higher Education Academy (FHEA), Advance HE 2020
  • Commonwealth Masters Long Distance Scholarship 2015
  • Commonwealth Masters Long Distance Scholarship 2018
  • GapSummit Travel Bursary 2019 USA

Modules Taught

  • XY2230 - Clinical Communication and Medical Skills
  • XY3240 - Research Project
  • Clinical Skills
  • Medical Education
  • Surgery
  • Global health
  • Health Innovation
  • Fellow Higher Education Academy
  • Member Association For The Study of Medical Education
  • Peer Reviewer, BioMedCentral Human Resource For Health
  • Full Registration Medical &Dental Council of Nigeria (MDCN)
  • Membership Candidate In Surgery, West African College of Surgeons
  • Associate Fellow in Surgery NationalPostgraduate Medical College of Nigeria
  • International Resident Member American College of Surgeons