PROFILE OF PROF. DANIEL ANSONG
Professor Daniel Ansong is a Board Member of the Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital (KATH). He is currently the Dean of the School of Medical Sciences (SMS) of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology.
Until his appointment as the Dean of SMS, he was the Deputy Director of Research and Development at KATH, a position he held for six (6) years. He was also the head of the Paediatric Emergency Unit (PEU) of KATH for ten (10) years. Professor Ansong has on several occasions acted as the Medical Director of KATH.
His leadership approach has been found to be shaped by evidence-based decision-making process, proactiveness, forward-looking, team building and cooperativeness.
He has always believed that teamwork, respect of opinion and cohesive coordination of effort among Staff Members of the Hospital will eventually lead to the realization of the Hospitals vision of becoming a centre of excellence.
Professor Ansong is respected both at international and local circles for his broad academic and research experience. He has carved a niche for himself in the area of research and has thus authored several articles and studies in paediatric health care and nutrition. His visionary leadership tact is empowering for strong institutions and development of the health sector in Ghana.
He is a product of KNUST Medical School.