Dr Henderson is a consultant paediatrician who works in Craigavon Area Hospital as the clinical lead for the paediatric ambulatory services linked to both the emergency department and primary care services, aiming to improve patient flow and quality of care being offered in all areas of acute and general paediatrics by having patients seen in the right place, at the right time, by the right person.
He completed his Medical Training at Queen's University Belfast before progressing to obtaining a Masters in Medical Education and becoming a Fellow of the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health (RCPCH) He has a special interest in both undergraduate and postgraduate paediatric medical education, where he has contributed to various platforms of educational resources for Queen’s University Belfast and international online e-learning training programmes with RCPCH.
He has recently joined a team of international educators, teaching paediatrics outside of the UK and Ireland that includes Asia, Europe, Australia and Africa. He is actively involved in ongoing research in the field of medical education in addition to promoting quality improvement in paediatrics, presenting work regionally and nationally.
Awards: Exceptional contribution to Healthcare of Children Teaching Program 2012/13 & 2015/16
Reviews: Private Practice on www.gooddoctor.com (started collecting November 2020)
CURRENT NHS POSTS
Craigavon Area Hospital - Consultant Paediatrician, specialist clinics in asthma and allergy, clinical lead for the ambulatory unit and introduction of Primary Care Paediatric HUBS in Northern Ireland
Married dad to 4 kids, volunteer as scout leader for teenagers and enjoy family time/Mournes in my “downtime”