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|Nigerian named the executive dean Of University Of Kansas by PureFace1(m): 10:15am On Nov 01, 2019|
-Akinolu Ojo, an academic and versed medical researcher, has been made the executive dean of University of Kansas
- Before his appointment, he was associate vice president for clinical research and professor of medicine at the University of Arizona
- In choosing him, Medical Director Robert D Simari said he became the choice for the institution because he has a very rich experience
One of the popular fields Nigerians in the diaspora are holding is in the academia. In that vein, Akinlolu Ojo has been appointed the executive dean of University of Kansas School of Medicine.
In the capacity of his new post, he will be supervising the campuses of Kansas City, Salina and Wichita of the university. He assumed his duty on August 26.
In commenting on the capacity of Ojo, Managing Director Rober D Simari said they picked the Nigerian academic because his rich background made him very befitting of the post.
Before his new post, he was the associate vice president for clinical research and global health and also the professor of medicine and health promotion sciences at the University of Arizona in Tuscon.
Ojo has more than $95 million (N34,437,500,000) grant and another $200 million (N72,500,000,000) grant in total for research funding, where his primary clinical interests are in areas such as epidemiology, translational, kidney transplantation, minority health, health disparities, global health, among other things.
It should be noted that the Nigerian academic has written more than 200 peer-reviewed manuscripts which have contributed greatly to clinical sciences.
Ojo got his medical degree from the College of Medicine of the University of Lagos before he got his doctorate degree and MBA from the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, Michigan. At the same institution, he got to position of a professor in the Department of Medicine.
|Re: Nigerian named the executive dean Of University Of Kansas by Carmit(m): 10:16am On Nov 01, 2019|
Big ups Yoruba Nation!
Very Smart Tribe!
Big ups Nigeria!
A win For The Yoruba's is a Win For Nigeria!
|Re: Nigerian named the executive dean Of University Of Kansas by Asokoroaya: 10:19am On Nov 01, 2019|
Since June na now e dey reach NAIJA MEdia
|Re: Nigerian named the executive dean Of University Of Kansas by PureFace1(m): 10:34am On Nov 01, 2019|
So when the news reach Nigeria is what concern you?
When you should be glad a Nigerian could attain such height outside the shore of the country despite our bad image
|Re: Nigerian named the executive dean Of University Of Kansas by LazyGold(m): 12:54pm On Nov 01, 2019|
Great Omoluabi making us Proud
Kudos to the great man
|Re: Nigerian named the executive dean Of University Of Kansas by MoneyMan5: 6:59pm On Nov 01, 2019|
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