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Albie James

Senior Lecturer

Faculty of Health, Medicine and Social Care
School of Medicine
Research Supervision:

Albie is a Senior Lecturer and Admissions Tutor for our Physician Associate MSc. He works clinically in respiratory medicine.

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Albie is a qualified Physician Associate with a background in biomedical science. He works clinically in respiratory medicine and acute medicine at East Surrey Hospital. He has strong interests in medical education and joined the School of Medicine in 2019, where he helped develop weekly knowledge assessments to help prepare students for their exams.

Albie is currently the Admissions Tutor for the MSc Physician Associate course and is interested in widening access to the programme to those with suitable previous undergraduate degrees or clinical experience.

Albie currently is part of the assessments team and Major Project Supervisor on the Physician Associate programme, working closely with students to help support their Major Project on quality improvement within the NHS.

Research interests

  • Quality improvement in the NHS
  • Upskilling and retention of staff
  • Professional development
  • Health inequality in LGBT+ individuals
  • Advancements in TB

Areas of research supervision

  • MSc Major project in quality improvement in the NHS


  • Senior Lecturer, MSc Physician Associate
  • Block Lead for respiratory weeks - MSc Physician Associate


  • BSc (hons) Biomedical Science
  • MSc Physician Associate
  • PA-R

Memberships, editorial boards

  • Member of the Faculty of Physician Associates – Royal College of Physicians