Prof. Peter Donkor is the Principal Investigator of the MEPI-linked grant on Emergency Medicine at the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST), Kumasi, Ghana, which has components in HIV in the emergency setting and medico-legal implications. He is Professor of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and Coordinator of the Office of Grants and Research at the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST), Kumasi, Ghana. He has previously held the positions of Pro Vice-Chancellor (Vice-President) of the University (2010-2012); Provost, College of Health Sciences (2007–2010); Head, Center for Disease Control, Institute for Science and Technology (2004 - 2007); Vice-Dean, School of Medical Sciences (2001–2004); and Head, Department of Surgery (2000-2005). He has served on the Councils of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology and West African College of Surgeons. Other committees he has served include the International Outreach Committee of the American Cleft Palate/Craniofacial Association, University of Michigan Center for Global Health, Credentials and Accreditation Committee of the Medical and Dental Council of Ghana, Faculty Board of the Ghana College of Physicians and Surgeons, and Editorial Committee of the Ghana Medical Journal. He has held a number of honorary positions including President, Ghana Surgical Research Society; President, Ghana Cleft Foundation; and President, Pan-African Association for Cleft Lip and Palate. He is co-founder of the specialist Head & Neck Oncology and Cleft Palate Clinics at the KomfoAnokye Teaching Hospital, Ghana. Prof.Donkor has also collaborated extensively with local and international partners on areas of his research interest including global health, medical education, open educational resources, head and neck cancer, cleft palate, injury control, emergency care, and research administration.