I am a Clinical Chemist with research expertise in Cancer Genomics and Molecular Diagnosis. A fellow of several prestigious institutions including the Royal College of Pathology (UK) and, Alexander von Humboldt Foundation and Academic Ambassador of the Council of Lindau Nobel Laureates both in Germany. I am currently directing and have developed a dynamics Centre for Genomics and Personalized Healthcare (CGNPH). Therefore, building infrastructures and capacity for genomics research in Nigeria. I teach and supervise both undergraduate and postgraduate biomedical sciences students in genomics and nanotechnology. I have contributed significantly to the available data in the genomics cancer and reproductive endocrinology in Nigeria and Africa. I am involved in several global genomic consortium, extensive research endeavours, and collaborations in several areas of genetics of human diseases.
I am currently directing a sustainable summer school for graduate students, postdoctoral fellow, resident doctor, and young faculty members to develop capacity for genomics research in Nigeria. The interface between Communicable and Non-communicable diseases particularly cancer and pathogens is my current passion. I am actively involved in the validation of invitro diagnostic kits including kits for diagnosis of COVID-19 pandemic in Nigeria. I consult for several international organisations including onfrontiers consulting and contribute to government policies, including serving as board and committee members of the Federal Ministry of Health, Nigeria.
PhD (IB), FRSC (UK), FMLSCN (NIG), FIBMS (UK)