JAD delivers the following teaching to University of Edinburgh medical students - the hyperlinks lead to on-line lectures, podcasts, practice papers etc that support each block of teaching:
* MBChB Year 1 Introduction to learning at medical school
* MBChB Year 1 Introductory human embryology
* MBChB Year 2 Renal/ Urology module ('nephrons and naughty bits', as it is known by its students).
JAD is Year Director for MBChB year 1, and the Module Orgnizer for MBChB year 2 Renal/ Urology.
He won the Kendell Award for teaching in Medicine in 2012, 2015 and 2016 (the winner of this award is chosen by the student association), and the Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Teaching in 2012. He is a Principal Fellow of the Higher Education Academy.