Jonathan is a Reader in
Clinical Education, based at St.
George's, University of London. He is passionate about medical
education, and how it can be used in developing the next generation of
doctors. He has local roles in the trust and medical school, regional
roles in paediatrics and is the South London representative for the National
Association of Clinical Teachers.
He is responsible for the
design and delivery of the Paediatric courses for both the school leaver
and graduate streams. He is fortunate to lead a dedicated and talented
team who run the course.
More recently he has taken on
the patient safety theme in the medical course, developing his interests
In 2012 he took on the role of
Director for South Thames, overseeing the training of paediatricians in
the region. He also leads the IT and communications group for the
deanery. This group is behind the very successful MRCPCH
part 2 clinical website, and the Paediatric
FOAM site amongst other projects.
In 2015 he was appointed to
the role of Director of Medical Education and Associate Medical Director
for Education at St George's Hospital, responsible for the training and
education of the 550 trainees at the trust.
One of his interests is in the rational use of information technology in medical education, and this is evident in some of the publications and articles on virtual patients in this site. Also check out the virtual patient gallery.