Personal profile


Anthony trained and qualified as a Registered General Nurse in Ghana in 2016. In 2018, Anthony’s ambition to impact the health of the population beyond clinical environments led him to relocate to the UK to study for MSc Public Health and Health Services Research funded by the Newcastle University Vice Chancellor Excellence full tuition fee scholarship at Newcastle University. In 2019, Anthony qualified and entered the UK NMC register as a Registered Nurse (Adult). In January 2020, Anthony commenced his PhD Population Health Sciences studies partly funded by the Newcastle University Oversees Research Scholarship. During Anthony’s PhD study he worked part-time as a staff nurse in care homes around the North-East of England, as a Teaching Assistant in the department of Psychology, and then a Research Assistant in the department of Dental Sciences both at Newcastle University. In November 2023, Anthony joined Northumbria University department of Nursing Midwifery and Health as a Lecturer in Adult Nursing.

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being
  • SDG 10 - Reduced Inequalities
  • SDG 17 - Partnerships for the Goals

Education/Academic qualification

MSc, Public Health and Health Services Research, Newcastle University

14 Sept 20187 Oct 2019

Award Date: 7 Oct 2019

Nursing Science, BSc (Hons), University of Ghana

21 Sept 201220 May 2016

Award Date: 20 May 2016

PhD, Population Health Sciences, Newcastle University

6 Jan 2020 → …

Collaborations and top research areas from the last five years

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