Jonathan Round's Profile


Jonathan is a Consultant Paediatrician and Paediatric Intensivist. He works at St. George's Hospital in Tooting, London, where he the Director of Medical Education and is also a Reader in Clinical Education in the Dept of Medical Education at St. George's, University of London.



The Paediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) at St. George's is an 14 bed facility, caring for around 600 children a year. Our admissions are varied, with large numbers of Oncology patients, Neurosurgery and other surgical patients in addition to general paediatric patients. Approximately 70% of our admissions are 'in house', coming from our Emergency Department (well known from Channel 4's 24 hours in A+E), wards and theatres.


Medical Education

Jonathan leads the delivery of paediatric teaching at St. George's, both for the undergraduate and graduate courses, working alongside a brilliant and dedicated team. He teaches also in the Interprofessional Common Foundation course, the Global Health Course and on several nursing and paramedic courses.

His role as trust Director of Medical Education involves supervising and developing clinical training for the 550 trainees on the St George's site through the Postgraduate Education Centre (PGMDE).

He is a Trainee Programme Director for the London School of Paediatrics, where he also leads the IT subgroup, the team behind the hugely popular MRCPCH revision site and FOAM site.

He also teaches on the management/leadership and the medical education modules for KCL Advanced Paediatrics MSc.

He is an external examiner at UCL and Peninsular medical school. 


Jonathan is involved in research into areas relevant to his clinical and educational practise. These include:

Management of Oncology patients in PICU

Evaluation of Service Delivery

Virtual patients

Medical Error

Selected papers are available from the publication area of this site.


Please contact him at this address.