SPGS Sub-Dean, Dr. Gbiri Steps in as Board Member, World Stroke Organization

The Sub-Dean of the School of Postgraduate Studies (SPGS), University of Lagos, Dr. Caleb Gbiri has been elected into the Board of Directors of the Geneva-based World Stroke Organization (WSO). Nine hundred and fifty-nine (959) members of the organization participated in the Board of Directors elections held from July 4 to 25, 2022. Dr. Gbiri’s…

UNILAG V.C. REAFFIRMS MANAGEMENT’S SUPPORT FOR RESEARCH, SCHOLARLY EFFORTS

Vice-Chancellor, University of Lagos, Professor Oluwatoyin Ogundipe FAS has reiterated the University management’s unwavering commitment to and support for researches and all forms of scholarly engagements which would give UNILAG more visibility among the comity of Ivory towers. Speaking on Monday, July 25, 2022 shortly after bagging an Award of Excellence in Service courtesy of…

UNILAG V.C. APPROVES APPOINTMENT OF NEW CHAIRMAN, SPORTS COUNCIL BOARD.

The Vice-Chancellor, University of Lagos, Professor Oluwatoyin T. Ogundipe, FAS, has approved the appointment of Professor Foluso Ebun Afolabi Lesi of the Department of Paediatrics, College of Medicine, University of Lagos as the Chairman, UNILAG Sports Council Board. His appointment took effect from Sunday, May 1, 2022 till July 31, 2023. Prof. Lesi is to, by virtue of this appointment, coordinate all…

NUGA Torch of Unity Reaches the College of Medicine (CMUL), UNILAG

The Nigerian Universities Games Association (NUGA) Games Torch of Unity was taken to the College of Medicine, Idi-Araba, Lagos on Tuesday, March 15, 2022.  The Provost, College of Medicine, University of Lagos, Prof. David Oke, expressed delight at the NUGA Torch of Unity being brought to the College. He appreciated the NUGA Secretariat for deeming…

UNIVERSITIES SHOULD BUILD COMPETENCIES FOR MULTIDISCIPLINARY RESEARCHES-UNILAG VC

Vice-Chancellor, University of Lagos; Professor Oluwatoyin Ogundipe, FAS, has reaffirmed the university’s commitment towards building competencies in contemporaneous and multidisciplinary researches across all fields of human endeavour. Speaking on Wednesday, February 9, 2022 at the Old Great Hall, College of Medicine, University of Lagos, Idi Araba campus, venue of the Induction ceremony for the 2019/2020…

CMUL PROVOST BAGS FEDERAL APPOINTMENT

The Provost, College of Medicine, University of Lagos, Professor David Adewale Oke has been appointed as a Member, National Tertiary Health Institutions Standard Committee. According to Nigeria’s Minister of Health, Dr Osagie E. Ehanire, Dr. Oke is to represent the Southwest on the committee. The Vice-Chancellor, University of Lagos, Professor Oluwatoyin Ogundipe FAS on behalf…

ILOMUANYA AWARDED RESEARCH FUND FOR BUILDING OF A GMP PRODUCTION LAB

Dr. Margaret Ilomuanya, of the Department of Pharmaceutics and Pharmaceutical Technology, Faculty of Pharmacy has been awarded a $150,000 research grant by the Jeiven Pharmaceuticals and the Population Council for her project titled, “Advancing the Research and Development of Innovative HIV Prevention Products for Women.” Being a co-applicant, Dr. Ilomuanya’s grant as a Researcher of global repute in…

PROFESSOR MENDIE BECOMES FELLOW OF INSTITUTE OF PUBLIC ANALYSTS OF NIGERIA (FIPAN)

Professor Udoma Mendie, of the Department of Pharmaceutical Microbiology & Biotechnology has been elected as a Fellow of the Institute of Public Analysts of Nigeria (FIPAN). The institute is a regulatory hub for professionals in diverse fields of scientific disciplines. They are eminent Nigerian scientists of highest professional and ethical standard, who are committed to…