Biography

Dartel Norman

The author is a Specialist Geriatrician currently working at the Harrogate District Hospital in the United Kingdom’s (UK) National Health Service (NHS). He has also worked as a Consultant Geriatrician.

He holds a Bachelor of Science in Human Biology from the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Kumasi-Ghana. He graduated as a medical doctor in 2007 from the same university.

He passed his Membership exam in Internal Medicine at the West African College of Physicians in 2013 and was subsequently admitted as a Fellow in General Internal Medicine in 2017.

He holds an International Fellowship in Geriatric Medicine from the Royal College of Physicians, London, and a professional diploma in UK medical practice from the Liverpool school of tropical medicine.
He also holds an advanced certificate in clinical education from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow as well as a Specialty Certificate in Geriatrics from the Joint Royal Colleges of the United Kingdom and the British Geriatric Society. He has been working in the Geriatrics Department at the Harrogate District Hospital since 2017.

He has publications on the elderly in Ghana and has also published on his experience working in the NHS.
He has worked in both the private and public health sectors in Ghana and has previously run his own health facilities.

Continuous improvement in healthcare delivery is a passion of his.