OGALA, Prof. William Nuhu




B.M., MBBS, D.Ch., FMC, FWACPaed; medical practitioner, academic, administrator, consultant born: January 4,1946; Iga: Uchuchu-Ibagi,so: Kogi; m: Salome Uname,1972; nc: one s, four d; Education: N.A. Primary School Uchuchu-Ibaji, Kogi State, 1954-57; Senior Primary School, Ofugo, Kogi State, 1958-59; Ochaja Secondary School, Ochaja, Kogi State, 1960-64;St. Paul's, now Kufena College, Zaria, Kaduna State 1965-66; Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, 1967-72; Royal Postgraduate Medical College, London, United Kingdom, 19^83-84. en Pre-registration House Officer, Ahmadu Bello University Teaching Hospital, Zaria 1972-73; Senior House Officer, Paediatrics, 1973-74; Registrar, Paediatrics, 1975-77; snr. Registrar II, Paediatrics, 1981-82; snr. Registrar 1, Pediatrics, 1982-1985; Lecturer 1/Consultant Ahmadu Bello University/Ahmadu Bello Teaching Hospital, 1985-1988, snr. Lecturer/Consultant Paediatrics/Neomatology, 1988-91; Reader/Consultant, 1991-94; prof. Paediatrics, 1994; visiting Lecturer, Paediatrics, University of Maiduguri, 1988; Head, Department of Paediatrics, Ahmadu Bello, University Teaching Hospital, 1994-2003; Zonal Coordinator, Baby Friendly Hospital Initiative, 1994-2002;Advisory Council, Chapel of Salvation, Kongo Campus, since 1993; Representative, Faculty Board of Pharmaceutical Sciences 1987-89;Deputy Dean,Faculty of Medicine, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, 1998-2002; Hall Adviser, Barau Dikko Clinical Students* Hostel, since 1996; Consultant/National Trainer, FMOH on Roll Back Malaria, since 2001; ch: ABUTH Board of Survey on Drugs, Dressings and Equipment 1987-94; ABU/ABUTH Medical Ethics and Scientific Committee, 1987-92;ABU/ABUTH Residency Education Sub committee, 1987-93; Nigerian Cancer Society, Kaduna State Branch, 1992- %; Salvation Health Team, Chapel of Salvation, ABU Kongo Campus, 1992-%; Welfare Committee, Chapel ofSalvation, ABU Kongo Campus, since1994;ABUTH Medical Records Sub-committee, sinceI997;ABUTH SeniorStaff Disciplinary Committee, 1998-2003; Committee on Women and Children Friendly Initiative, since 2002;Team Leader/Principal Investigator Nestle Nutrend Clinical Trial, Kaduna Centre, 1983-85; Clinical Trial of Paracetamol Suppositories in Children, 1993-94; Impact Evaluation of BFHI, Nigeria, N/West Zone, 1999-2000; Clinical Team/Arsumax in Children, 2000-01; asst Coordinator, Zone C, National Micro nutrient Deficiency Survey(FMOH/USAID/VITAL) Project 1992;Consultant UNICEF/FMOH Household Survey of Diarrhoea, Zone C, Kogi State, 1993; Department of Paediatrics ProgammeCoordinator: Undergraduate(MBBS)Teaching, 1985- 89; Community Health Officers* Course, since 1985; asst Dean, Postgraduate Studies, FacuItyofMedicine,ABU,Zaria, 1987-93; Appointed, Hon. Minister ofHealth, ZoneCCoordinator, National BabyFriendly Hospital Initiative, since1994; Elected, Executive Council, Paediatric Association ofNigeria, 1995; v-presd. PaediatricsAssociation ofNigeria, since 2004; e-e: Usmanu Danfodto University, Sokoto, University ofJos,University of Port Harcourt, University ofMaiduguri, University ofNigeria, Enugu, University of Ilorin, Universityoflbadan, University ofBenin, Bayero University, Kano, University ofGhana, LAUTECH,Ogbomoso/Osogbo, National Postgraduate Medical . College,West African Postgraduate Medical College, University ofCalabar, assessor UniversityofIlorin, University ofGhana, University of Calabar, University ofNigeria, University of Jos, University ofMaiduguri. mm: NationalMalaria TechnicalCommittee, since 1989:Paediatrics Association ofNigeria,since 2004;Nigerian Medical Association; Nigerian Cancer Society, British Neonatal Society; Malaria SocietyofNigeria; Medical and Dental Consultants'Association ofNigeria; National Malaria Surveillance Working Group (Zone C), since 1987; Postgraduate Sub-committee, Faculty of Medicine,ABU,Zaria, 1986-92; Visitation Team, Chapel ofSalvation, ABU, Kongo Campus, Zaria, 1990-97; Oncology Sub-committee, ABUTH,Zaria, 1988-92; Faculty Board of Paediatrics, National Postgraduate Medical College, 1993-97; Faculty Board Representative.ABUI&J,(later known asJunior Staff) Promotions Committee, 1988-91; Faculty ofMedicine Representative, Faculty Board of Pharmaceutical Sciences, ABU,Zaria, 1987-89; Nurse Education Committee, 1990-94; NUCUniversity AccreditationTeam tothe University ofCalabar, Medical and Dental Council ofNigeria and theNational Postgraduate Medical College ofNigeria, 1992; International Technical Committee, African Summiton RollBackMalaria, Abuja,2000; f: Federal Government ofNigeria -TheRoyal Postgraduate Medical College, London, 1983-84; StudyFellowship inU.K., 1978-80; A Research Grant, Ahmadu Bello University.Zaria, 1991-92;Travelling Fellowship, OverseasConference, SmithKline-Beecham Pharmaceuticals, 1994; h: Honorarymem., International Biographical Centre AdvisoryCouncil, Cambridge, England, 2001; Cited in TheNewWho'sWhoinNigeria, 1999; Several Awards bySeveral Students' Bodies, publ: ManyArticles/Papers Published inLearned Journals, sc: School i Prefect Senior Prjmary School, Ofugo, 1957; Head Boy, Ochaja Secondary, 1960-64; presd: FellowshipofChristian Students, St Paul's (Kufena) College, Zaria, 1966; ch. Caretaker Committee, Igala Students Association, Zaria Branch, 1969-70; Ibaji DevelopmentAssociation, Northem Zone,1982-86; 1989-93; Secretary, lbaji DevelopmentAssociation, Zaria Branch, 1973-77; hob:gardening, off: Department of Paediatarics, Ahmadu Bello Teaching Hospital, Zaria. tel: 069-32271/ext 32. res: No. 7, Belag Ilouse) Ahmed Talit Road,Kongo Campus,Zaria.tel: 069-32259.
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