Dr. Rufai Yusuf Ahmad graduated with BSc Physiotherapy from Bayero University, Kano, Nigeria. He obtained his MSc (2008) and Phd (2012) in Health and Rehabilitation from University of Southampton, UK. He also obtained his Doctor of Physiotherapy degree from the Michigan-Flint University, USA in 2015. Dr. Ahmad is a Senior Lecturer at Bayero University, an Honorary Consultant Physiotherapist at Aminu Kano teaching Hospital, Kano and a Deputy Director (procurement and training), Directorate of Laboratory Management at Bayero University. He is a former Head of Department of Physiotherapy, Deputy Dean, Faculty of Allied Health Sciences, Bayero University and Editor-in-Chief of Bayero Journal of Evidence- Based Physiotherapy. His research interests are in coordination of body segments during movement and development of cost-effective technologies for rehabilitation of stroke survivors.