OVADJE, Brig.Gen (Dr.) Otuanovwe Oviemo Felix

Born 20 December 1954
Brig. Gen



Oviemo Otuanovwe
OFR, MON, JP, FSS. MSS, MBBS, DA, FMCA, soldier, consultant anaesthesiologist, medical inventor; b: December 20, 1954; p: Evwreni; ht: Evwreni; Iga: Ughelli North; so: Delta; m: Dr. Naomi; nc: one s, three d; ed: SS. Peter & Pauls Pry School, Ughelli, 1960-1966; St. Ambrose Collegem, Usiefrun - Ughelli, 1968-1972; University of Benin, 1976- 81; College of Medicine, UNIBEN, 1985-86; L:agos University Teaching Hospital, 1989-94; Young Officers Medical Course, Nigerian Army Medical School, 1983; Staff College, Junior Division, 1985; cr: Cadet Officer, Nigerian Army, 1980; House Officer, 1981-82; GDMo! 1982-85; Senior House Officer, 1985-86; Registrar, 1986-88; Senior Registrar, 1988-94; Consultant, 1994-96; Senior Consultant, 1996- 98; Chief Consultant, since 1998; Principal Investigator/ Consultant,Emergency Autho Transfusion Set (EATSET) Project, since 1994; Lecturer,Wipo Roving lecture, 1996-98; Designer/Inventor, Emergency Autho Transfusion Set (EATSET) Device, 1989; Inventor NA-Recoil Needle Cap, 1994; Exhibitor: Armd Forces Medical' Conference, 1989; Eko le' Meridian, Lagos; ICMM, Congress, Augsburg Germany, 1994; ICMM Congress, Beijing, China, 1996; ICMM* Congress Vienna, Ausria, 1998; 26th International Exhibition, Promex' Palexpo, Geneva, 1998; WHO Exhibition, All African Anaesthelogy* Congress, Sheraton Hotel, Harare, June 1997; mm: Nigeria Medical Association; elected mem. Association of Military Surgeon of the Federal Republic of Austria; Life mem. Association of Military Surgeons of USA, since 1998; Associate mem. European Academy of Anesthesiologists, 2000; f: Medical College of Anaesthesiologists, 1994; Awards: Chief of Army Staff award, 1992; 1995; Presidential Commendation, 1992; 1995; 1998; 2000; WIPO/OAU Gold Medal for Best African inventor, 1995; National Council of health commendation, 1996; Promex Geneva Silver Medal, 1998; First African winner, World Health Organisation Sasakawa award, 2000; Morgan Chase Health Award; Tech museum awards for Technology Benefiting Humanity, November,' 2002; nh: Forces Services Star 1986- Mentorious Service Star, 1992; Officer of the Federal Republic 1998- Member Order ofthe Niger, 2000; Justice of Peace; hob: table tennis' reading; off: Military Hospital, Ikoyi, Lagos; P. O. Box 73709, Victoria Island Lagos; tel/fax: 234-1-2622837; res: Plot 16, Bishop Kale, Victoria Island, Lagos; e-m: [email protected].
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Profession Medical Doctor , Military Doctor
Working Experience Medical Doctor in the Nigerian Army and a Chief consultant anaesthesiologist and intensive care physician who works at the Military Hospital, Ikoyi-Lagos.

Fellow Medical College of Anaesthesiology, Fellow West African College of Surgion member Association of Military Surgion of the Federal Republic of Austria and Life member of the Association of Military Surgion of the United States (AMSUS)


Best African Scientist in 1995 before African Heads of States when he won the World Intellectual Property Organisation and Organisation of African Unity Gold Medal.
won Promex Silver Medal in Geneva in April 1998. He is a two time winner of the Chief of Army Staff Award of the Nigerian Army for professional excellence,
Member of order of the Niger MON


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