Dr. Ijeoma A. Azodo is a surgeon, health services researcher, digital transformation strategist and coach. Her work focuses on improving the processes and experience of patient care for healthcare professionals using digital information technology.
She uses a ‘people first’ and ‘furthest first’ public health approach to scope and integrate requirements across organization-service-user level needs. Her recent research on wearables and the Internet of Things added support to the importance of aligning people, platforms, and ecosystems in health services transformation.
In 2018-2019, Dr. Azodo worked with the NHS Digital Academy as Director of Experiential Learning, shaping the blended learning curriculum for Cohorts 1 and 2. She currently leads the Surgical Sciences, MSc (online) Communications module (University of Edinburgh).