Advisory Board

Prof. Ifeoma Okoye

Professor of Radiology and Head, Radiation Medicine Department, College of Medicine, University of Nigeria Nsukka, Member.

Prof. Ifeoma Okoye is a medical doctor. She is a Fellow of the West African College of Surgeons), Fellow of the Nigerian Medical College of Radiology, Professor of Radiology at the College of Medicine, University of Nigeria, Nsukka/University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital Enugu (UNTH).

She was recently appointed Director of the University of Nigeria, Centre for Clinical Trials -UNNCECT, which she is running in collaboration with the Centre For Clinical Research, University of Cape Town (CRC-UCT). She is also the Editor of ‘The West African Journal of Radiology’, and she was awarded an Ashoka Fellowship, in recognition for being a Change-Maker, for her renowned Social Entrepreneurship Work.

Prof. Okoye has put in over 13 years in Clinical Research, playing several roles, as Founder and President of Breast Without Spot Cancer NGO and she has been involved in several other academic, social and intellectual projects across Africa.

She is thus boast of a wide experience in advocating for Clinical Trial and building Capacity of Clinical Trial Regulators, working with partners to revise NAFDAC Clinical Trial Regulations and conducting a Gap-Analysis for the Clinical Trial Unit of NAFDAC.

PUBLICATION & CURRENT RESEARCH INTERESTS

Prof Okoye is an author of 7 books, over 80 Scientific publications in Peer-Reviewed Journals.

Her current effort is to scale up research contributions in:

1)Genomic Research to determine the underlying reasons for the disparities noted in the presentation of Breast Cancer and Prostate Cancer in black populations

2) Research on Natural Product Development through Clinical Trials to the Market place,

3) Research on NCDs along with its related risk to Unhealthy Lifestyle.

She is a Motivational Speaker, Lifestyle Coach, Certified Marriage Counsellor, loves dancing and is passionate about Mentoring Young People.

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