Dr. Rufai Yusuf Ahmad graduated with a BSc in Physiotherapy from Bayero University, Kano, Nigeria, in 2001. He obtained his MSc and PhD in Health and Rehabilitation from the University of Southampton, UK, in 2008 and 2012, respectively. He also received his Doctor of Physiotherapy degree from the Michigan-Flint University, USA, in 2015. Dr. Ahmad is Associate Professor and Deputy Director (Procurement and Training), Directorate of Laboratory Management at Bayero University, Kano, and an Honorary Consultant Physiotherapist at Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital, Kano. He is a former Head of Department of Physiotherapy, Deputy Dean, Faculty of Allied Health Sciences, Bayero University, and editor-in-chief of the Bayero Journal of Evidence-Based Physiotherapy. He is currently the National President of the Nigeria Society of Physiotherapy and a member of the Medical Rehabilitation Therapists Board of Nigeria.