Editorial Board

The editorial board comprises of a panel of experts from various disciplines of medical and allied sciences to provide their expertise and guidance in maintaining the clarity of content and focus of the purpose for the journal.

Editor-In-Chief & Founder and CEO

Professor Francis Uba

MB ChM, FMCS, FWACS, MSc (Clin. Epid).

Professor of Surgery/Consultant Paediatric Surgeon 
University of Jos/Jos University Teaching Hospital,
Jos. Nigeria
afranu@yahoo.com

Deputy Editors

Professor Amaka Ocheke

 MD, FWCS (O/G)

Lecturer/Consultant, University of Jos,
Consultant Obstetric/Gynaecologist,
Jos University Teaching Hospital,
Jos-Nigeria
amaka.ocheke@yahoo.com

Professor Olokoba Abdulfatai

 MB BS, FWACP

A Professor of Internal Medicine & Public Health
(interest in Tropical Medicine and Infectious Diseases),
University of Ilorin,
and Consultant Physician,
University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital,
Ilorin-Nigeria.
drabolokoba@yahoo.com

Statistical Editor

Professor Ayuba Zoakah

MBBS FWACP PGDM MBA

Professor of Community Medicine/Epidemiologist,
Consultant Public Health Physician,
University of Jos University/University Teaching Hospital,
Jos-Nigeria.
azoakah@gmail.com

Quality Control Consultant

Professor Joseph Ana

Past Editor. BMJ West African Edition.

Director: Africa Centre For Clinical Governance Research & Patient Safety
@ Health Resources International (HRI) WA.
Publisher: Medical and Health Journals; Books and Periodicals.
Nigeria: 8 Amaku Street,
State Housing & 20 Eta Agbor Road,
Calabar. Nigeria
jneana@yahoo.co.uk

Technical/Advisory Board

Dr. Vivienne Miller

A General Practitioner in Sydney. Special interests in cardiology, general medicine, obstetrics and gynecology, accident and emergency, psychological medicine and pediatrics. She is also a professional medical editor and writer with Medicine Today and HealthEd. She enjoys helping the public understand medicine via public speaking, print and radio media.

Giacinto Bagetta

Doctor of Medicine, University Messina, Italy, Biologist, Educator, Medical Diplomate, Specialist in pharmacology.

Rafique M. Moosa

MB ChB (UCT), FCP (SA), MD (Stell), FRCP (London). Professor and Executive Head: Department of Medicine, University of Stellenbosch and Tygerberg Academic Hospital.

Akilen Rajadurai PhD

The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto Canada. Specialties: Research, Nutrition/Diet and Chronic disease

Rossella Russo PhD

Department of Pharmacy, Health, and Nutritional Sciences. Università della Calabria· Rende, Calabria, Italy

Udo Schuklenk, PhD

Ontario Research Chair in Bioethics and Public Policy Queen’s University, Kingston.

Antonios H Tzamalouka

Currently works at the General Internal Medicine, U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. Special interest: research in Nephrology.