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  Editorial Board

EDITOR-IN-CHIEF

The Editor-in-Chief is the most senior among all the editors and he is saddled with the administrative functions of the journal.  The Editor-in-Chief takes total responsibility of the journal and has the final authority in decisions regarding the journal content, reviewed manuscripts and resolution of complaints or appeals.

Lawson O. OBAZENU

MBBS., MPH (in view)

Chief Resident

Department of Surgery

Federal Medical Centre,

Nguru, Yobe State, Nigeria

Email ID: lawsonfasa@gmail.com

Tel: +234 816 264 5620

 

DEPUTY EDITOR

The role of the deputy editor is to assist the Editor-in-Chief on administrative issues regarding journal management.

Hammed Olalekan OYEWO

Registrar (MBBS)

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Federal Medical Centre,

Nguru, Yobe State, Nigeria

Email ID: lekamm@yahoo.com

Tel: +2348136784003

 

EDITORIAL CONSULTANT

They are saddled with the responsibilities of providing inputs to the Editor-in-Chief on managing issues of scientific misconduct, plagiarism, complaints and appeals.

 

1.  Stanley N. C ANYANWU

Professor of Surgery, MBBS, FMCS, FWACS, FWACS, FACS

Department of Surgery

Nnamdi Azikiwe University Teaching Hospital, 

Nnewi, Anambra State, Nigeria

Email ID: editornjcp@yahoo.com

Tel: +234 803 712 0040

 

2. B.G. Muhammad BABAGANA

Professor of Ortorhinolaryngology (MBBS,  FWACS ) Provost, College of Medicine

Yobe State University Teaching Hospital

Damaturu, Yobe State, Nigeria

Email: bmahmad61@gmail.com

Tel: +234 802 363 8638

 

ASOCIATE EDITORS

The associate editors perform the role of primary assessment of the manuscripts that are suitable for publication.  They also carry out research of topics for editorials, liaison with authors, reviewers and other board members as well as coordinating peer review and editorial/ proof check of manuscripts.

 

1. Oladimeji ADEBAYO

MBBS, CertSPSS, MHPM, MMed (in view),AMNIM,MWACP

Senior Registrar (Cardiology)

Department of Medicine

University College Hospital

Ibadan, Oyo state, Nigeria

Email ID: doctorladi@yahoo.com

Tel:  +2348056582113

SCOPUS page: https://www.scopus.com/authid/detail.uri?authorId=57194329853

 

2. Olalekan Abdul-Rasheed TIJANI

M.B.B.S; MWACP MPH (in view)

Senior Registrar

Department of Epidemiology and Community Health

University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital,

Ilorin, Kwara State, Nigeria.

Email ID: drtijjrash@gmail.com

Tel: +234 803 582 4301

 

3. Selowo, Temitope Toluse

B.Sc. (Biochemistry), MBBS, MPH (in-view)

Senior Registrar

Chemical Pathology

Jos University Teaching Hospital

Jos, Plateau State, Nigeria

Email ID: selowomd@gmail.com

Tel: +234 803 351 2454

 

4. Fahd Yahaya HASSAN

MBBS, Pg. Cert Surgery, MPH

Senior Registrar

Department of Plastic Surgery

Usmanu Danfodiyo University Teaching Hospital / National Reconstructive Plastic Surgery & Burns Center, Korle-bu Teaching Hospital

Sokoto/Nigeria and Accra/Ghana

Email ID: fahddeen@yahoo.co.uk

Tel: +234-8038550092 / +233-503520045

 

5. Dr Besong Ngem AKOTANCHI

Registrar

Department of Ophthalmology

University of Calabar Teaching Hospital

Calabar/ Cross River State/ Nigeria.

Email ID: drbesongngem@gmail.com

Tel: +234 806 707 0451

 

6. Dr Junaid Muhammad HABIB

MBBS

Department of Paediatrics

Federal Medical Centre

Nguru, Yobe State, Nigeria

Email: junaidhabib61@gmail.com

Tel: +234 806 540 8034

 

7.Ayomide Emmanuel OGUNSANYA

BDS

Registrar

Department of Family Dentistry

University of Abuja Teaching Hospital

Gwagwalada, Abuja, Nigeria

Email: otunba.yomide@gmail.com

Tel: +234 814 265 6345

 

8. Shuaibu Ibrahim ONORUOYIZA

MBBS, LMH, MHE, cert PGESD, cert in research science,

Registrar

Department of Anaesthesia

Federal medical centre

Katsina, katsina state, Nigeria

Email ID: shuaibu02@gmail.com

Tel: +234 806 959 5150

 

9. Oba Onisoman AZAH

BDS

Department of Dental and Maxillofacial surgery.

Federal Medical Centre

Nguru, Yobe State, Nigeria

Email: obaazah@gmail.com

Tel: +234 796 933 7966

 

10. Chukwunonso JAC-OKEREKE

MBBS, MWACS

Senior Registrar

Department of Surgery

Enugu State University Teaching Hospital

Parklane, Enugu State, Nigeria

Email: Jac-Okereke.research@gmail.com

Tel: +234 803 500 4528

 

PAST EDITOR-IN- CHIEF

Dr. Ehiosun Aigbomian

Consultant orthopaedic and Trauma Surgeon

Department of Orthopaedic & Traumatology

University of Calabar Teaching Hospital

Calabar, Cross River State, Nigeria

+234 8034 925 551

 

EDITORIAL ADVISERS

The team comprises of Nigerian and international medical professionals with vast knowledge and experience in the field of Medicine and clinical practice. The members are chosen on the basis of their proficiency in their various specialties in medicine. They help to guide, advocate and promote the development of the journal.  More so, they can perform the function of identifying topics for special issues.

 

1. Prof.  Temitope Oluwagbenga ALONGE

MBBS Ib., MD Leic., FRCS Edin, FWACS Ortho & Trauma, FPA, FICS, FIPMA-UK, CSFIEC-UK

Professor of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery, University of Ibadan

Consultant Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgeon,

University College Hospital

Ibadan, Oyo state, Nigeria

Email: temitopealonge@gmail.com

Tel: +234 803 323 4279

 

2. Prof.  Titus IBEKWE

Professor of Ortorhinolaryngology

Department of Ortorhinolaryngology

University of Abuja Teaching Hospital

Abuja, Nigeria

Email Id: ibekwets@yahoo.com

Tel: +234 8033 4843 80

 

3.  Prof. Martins Merenikwu MADU

Professor of Paediatrics and Child Health

Department of Paediatrics and Child Health

University of Calabar Teaching Hospital

Calabar, Nigeria

Email Id: mmeremiku@yahoo.co.uk

Tel: +234 803 674 2377

 

4.  Prof. Asindi A. ASINDI

Professor of Paediatrics and Child Health

Department of Paediatrics and Child Health

University of Calabar Teaching Hospital

Calabar, Nigeria

Email Id: asindi.asindi@yahoo.com

 

5.  Prof.  B.T. UGWU

Professor of Surgery and Consultant Surgeon

University of Jos Teaching Hospital

Jos, Plateau State, Nigeria

Email Id: ugwub@yahoo.com

Tel: +234 803 703 2909

 

6. Prof. B.I . EZE

Professor of Ophthalmology

University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital

Ituku Ozalla, Enugu State, Nigeria

Email:  xy3165767@yahoo.com

Tel: +234 803 316 5767

 

7. Prof. Abdulmumin Hassan Rafindadi

Professor of Pathology, Former CMD ABUTH Zaria;

Department of Histopathology

 Ahmadu Bello University/ Ahmadu Bello University Teaching Hospital

 Zaria, Kaduna State, Nigeria

Email ID: muminirafindadi@yahoo.com

Tel: +234 803 700 1948

 

8. Prof. Isaac Folorunsho Adewole

Professor of Obstetrics and Gynaecology , former Vice Chancellor,  University of Ibadan,

Department of Obstetrics and gynaecology

University College Hospital,

Ibadan, Oyo state, Nigeria

Email Id: ifadewole@yahoo.co.uk

Tel : +234 813 173 3602

 

9. Prof. M. A Durosimi

Professor of Haematology,

Department of Haematology

Obafemi Awolowo University Teaching Hospital

Ile-Ife, Osun State, Nigeria

Email: mdurosin@gmail.com

Tel: +234 803 329 8205

 

10. Prof. Ayodele O. FALASE

Professor of Medicine, Former Vice Chancellor, University of Ibadan

Department of Medicine

University College Hospital

Ibadan, Oyo State, Nigeria

Email: aofalse@gmail.com

 

11. Prof. Innocent A. I. UJAH

Professor of Obstetrics and Gynaecology,

Department of Obstetrics and gynaecology

Jos University Teaching Hospital

Jos, Plateau State, Nigeria

 

12. Thomas (Tom) D.  THATCHER

M.D, Consultant family physician

Mayo Clinic

Rochester, Minnesota, USA

Email: Thatcher.Thomas@mayo.edu

 

13. Prof. Adesola OGUNNIYI

Professor of Medicine

Department of Medicine

University College Hospital

Ibadan, Oyo state, Nigeria

Email: aogunniyi892@gmail.com

Tel: +234 803 809 4173

 

14. Babagana M. ABUBAKAR

MBBS, FWACS, FICS, Consultant Urologist/ Lecturer

Department of Surgery

University of Maiduguri Teaching Hospital

Maiduguri, Borno State, Nigeria

Email: bgmustapha2003@yahoo.co.uk

Tel: +234 806 714 1477

 

15. Prof. W. A. SHOKUNBI

Professor of Haematology

University College Hospital

Ibadan, Oyo State, Nigeria

Email: wuraolashokunbi@yahoo.co.uk

Tel: +234 802 290 3245

 

16. Prof. Basil N OKEAHIALAM

M.B;B,S (Ib), FWACP, FACP

Professor of Medicine/Consultant Physician & Cardiologist

Department of Medicine

University of Jos & Jos University Teaching Hospital

Jos, Plateau State, Nigeria

Email: okeahbas@unijos.edu.ng

Tel:  +234 805 1499 271

 

17. I. O. Morhasson BELLO

Consultant / Senior lecturer, Obstetrics and gynaecology

Department of Obstetrics and gynaecology

University College Hospital

Ibadan, Oyo state, Nigeria

Email: onembello@yahoo.co.uk

Tel: +234 803 478 4402

 

18. Adamu ATTERWAHMIE

MBBS, FWCAS, consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist,

Department of Obstetrics and gynaecology

Federal Medical Centre,

Nguru, Yobe State, Nigeria

Email:  atterwahmie@gmail.com

Tel: +234 803 664 7641

 

19. Ugochukwu A.  EZE

Consultant ophthalmologist

Department of Ophthalmology

Katsina Eye Centre

Katsina, Katsina state, Nigeria

Email: ugorexeze@gmail.com

Tel: +234 703 155 7006

 

20. Modupe KUTI

Consultant/ Senior Lecturer

Department of Chemical Pathology

University College Hospital

Ibadan, Oyo state, Nigeria

Email: modupekuti@yahoo.com

 

21. Akeem Deji BOLARINWA

Consultant Public Physician/Senior Lecturer

Department of Epidemiology and Community Health

University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital

Ilorin, Kwara State, Nigeria

Email: bolarinwa.oa@unilorin.edu.ng

Tel: +234 803 514 7130

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