Jonathan is Clinical Associate Professor in Paediatrics and Child Health and Medical Education at the University of Leeds, and Honorary Consultant Paediatrician at Leeds Children’s Hospital (part of Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust).
He is passionate about medical education, is a fellow of the Higher Education Academy and is delighted to be part of the PEdSIG team. He remains closely involved in the Leeds undergraduate paediatric course which he led for many years, then was Head of Year 4 of the Leeds MBChB programme, and is now Director of Student Support for the Leeds School of Medicine. He is joint author of the paediatric textbook Lecture Notes: Paediatrics, and subeditor for the European Mastercourse in Paediatrics.
He is a general paediatrician, and is joint Designated Doctor for safeguarding children in Leeds. His research interests include: the role of children and young people in clinical teaching and assessment; standard setting in knowledge tests; and technology-enhanced learning.