NHEA JURY PROFILE

PROFESSOR AUDU IDRISA

Professor Audu Idrisa is currently a consultant and professor of Obstetrics and Gynaecology at the University of Maiduguri Teaching Hospital. He has over 25 years of experience in Obstetrics and Gynaecology.

Major Experiences. 

Professor Idrisa has both national and international experiences in Obstetrics and Gynaecology, medical research and clinical services.

  • He is an External Assessor for the appointment of Associate Professor and Professor of Obstetrics & Gynaecology for some Universities. He is also an Assessor of Part two (final) Book of case records and Dissertation reviewer, Faculty of Obstetrics and Gynaecology West African College of Surgeons. In addition, he is an examiner for the Faculty of Obstetrics and Gynaecology West African College of Surgeons.
  • He was a visiting professor of Obstetrics and Gynaecology at Usmanu Danfodiyo University, Sokoto.
  • He was a Member of the Federal medical team 1999 Nigeria Medical Mission, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Education

Professor Audu Idrisa studied at the school of Studies and College of Medical Science at the University of Maiduguri and the University College Hospital (UCH), Ibadan. He had his postgraduate training in Obstetrics and gynaecology at the University College Hospital UCH, Ibadan and overseas Clinic attachment in Obstetrics and Gynaecology at Watford General Hospital England. Professor Idrisa has received numerous honoraries and awards. He has also authored over 50 articles in peer-reviewed national and international journals.

Professor Audu Idrisa is married to Hajiya Halima Audu Idrisa and has Seven children.