ADADEVOH, Prof Babatunde Kwaku

Born Wednesday, October 4, 1933





Gender: Male
Marital Status
  • Married
Name of Spouse Deborah Regina Mcintosh 1956
Father's Name
Father's Status N/A
Mother's Name
Mother's Status N/A
Number of Male Children 1
Number of Female Children 3
Profession Chemical Pathologist
Working Experience
Previous Appointments:

Appointed Research Fellow, Harvard Medical School and Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, USA, 1962-64; appointed Lecturer, and later Senior Lecturer, University of Lagos, 1964-68; Consultant Physician, Lagos University Teaching Hospital and University College Hospital, Ibadan, 1964-75; appointed Professor of Chemical Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Ibadan, 1968; Head, Department of Chemical Pathology, University of Ibadan, 1970-73; Visiting Scientist, Rockfeller University, New York, USA, June-September, 1972; appointed Director, Medical Research Council of Nigeria, 1975; Secretary, National Research Council of Nigeria, 1975; Director, ThisWeek Limited (Publishers of ThisWeek magazine), since 1987; former Consultant and Adviser, World Health Organisation; Vice chancellor of the University of Lagos (November, 1978 – 1980)

Member, Royal College of Physicians, London, 1959; fellow, Nigeria Medical Council of Physicians, 1969; fellow, Royal College of Physicians, London, since 1975; member, International Society of Endocrinology; member, Commission on World Standards, since 1969; member, International Society for Research in Reproduction; member, International Society of Clinical Pathology;

MB, BS, MD; Baptist Academy, Lagos, 1939-45, Igbobi College, Yaba, 1946-51, University College (now University of Ibadan), Ibadan, 1952-56, University of Birmingham Medical School, London, 1956-59, Post-graduate Medical School, London, 1960-61, London School of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, England, 1961, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA, 1962-64; House Surgeon, University of Birmingham Medical School, 1959-60; House Physician, Post graduate Medical School, Hammersmith Hospital, London, 1960-61;

numerous articles in national and international scientific journals,

Reading, Cricket, Music.

October 5, 1997
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