Thursday, 06 December 2018
Professor James Ferguson, A&E Consultant, Aberdeen Royal Infirmary
Job Done! A reflection from 2020 on the impact of Technology Enabled Care.
Professor Ferguson was born in Aberdeen and educated at Robert Gordon's College and Aberdeen University, graduating in Medicine in 1983. He was appointed by NHS Grampian as Consultant in Accident and Emergency Medicine with a specialist interest in Paediatric A&E in 1994.
He is a visiting Professor of Remote Medicine to the Robert Gordon University and a Reader in Emergency Medicine with Aberdeen University. He is National Clinical Lead to both the Scottish Centre for Telehealth and Telecare and the Digital Health and Care Institute
As Professor Ferguson retires on the 2nd December 2020, he will take the opportunity to reflect on the drivers and impact of the rapid, widespread, implementation of Technology Enabled Care since late 2018, which has transformed healthcare as we know it.