ADINMA, Dr. Joseph Ifeanyi,

Born September 8, 1954



Gender: Male
Marital Status
  • Married
Name of Spouse Dr. Echendu Okpan
State of Origin: Imo
Father's Name
Father's Status N/A
Mother's Name
Mother's Status N/A
Number of Male Children 3
Number of Female Children 2
Profession Medical Practitioner , Consultant , gynaecologist , University Lecturer
Working Experience
Previous Appointments:

Pre-Registration House Officer, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, 1979-
80; Senior House Officer, Obstetrics & Gynaecology, University of Nigeria Teaching
Hospital, Enugu, 1981-82; Registrar, 1982-84; Senior Registrar, 1984-87; Consultant, Iyi
Enu Mission Hospital, Ogidi, 1987-89; Consultant, Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Zife
(Adinma) Specialist Hospital, Onitsha, 1989-90; Consultant/Lecturer 1 Obstetrics &
Gynaecology, College of Health Sciences, Nnamdi Azikiwe University Teaching Hospital,
since 1991; Consultant (part-time) Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Summit Specialist Hospital,
Nnewi, since 1992; Acting, Head of Department, Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Nnamdi
Azikiwe University, 1990-95; Sub-Dean, Faculty of Medicine, 1995-96; Acting, Dean,
Faculty of Medicine, since 1996; presently, Professor of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Staff
Advisor, Medical Students Research Group; examiner, Postgraduate Primaries in
Obstetrics/Gynaecology, West African Post-graduate Medical College, since 1994

Governing Council, University Senate; Committee of Deans;
Chairman, Faculty Senior Staff Disciplinary Committee; Faculty Students’ Disciplinary
Committee; Faculty Admissions Board; Examinations Board; Assessment Committee on
appraisal procedures; National Association of Hospital Consultants; Society of
Gynaecology and Obstetrics of Nigeria; Fellow:West African College of Surgeons,
International College of Surgeons, New York Academy of Sciences, American
Association for the Advancement of Sciences; assistant editor, African Journal of
Reproductive Health; Editorial Board Member, Journal of Science, Engineering &
Technology; Tropical Journal of Medical Research.

St. Francis School, Oturkpo, 1960-64; St. Michael’s School, Onitsha, 1965; St. Theresa’s College, Nsukka, 1966-72; College of Medicine, University of Nigeria, Enugu Campus, 1973-79; University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Enugu, 1981-86.

Relationship of Social Changes in Nigeria to
Accidental & Non-Accidental Injuries and Poisoning of Children, Medikka, 1978; 10-13;
Cervical Polyp Presenting As Inevitable Abortion, Tropical Doctor, UK 1989; 19:181;
Effect of Cord Entanglement on Pregnancy Outcome of International Journal of
Gynaecology and Obstetrics, 1990; 32:15-18; Higher Multiple Birt Socio-Economic
Implications In a Developing Nation, International Journal of Fertility and Menopausal
Studies, 1991, 36/3: 153-6; Cancer of the Cervix Uteri in Pregnancy, Oriental Journal of
Medicine, 1991; 3:47-9; The Tubal Factor in Infertility, Nigerian Medical Journal, 1993;

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