H.E Chief Olusegun Obasanjo
UNDER THE HIGH PATRONAGE OF
HIS EXCELLENCY CHIEF OLUSEGUN OBASANJO GCFR, Ph.D

( Former President of The Federal Republic of Nigeria )

Dr. Alayo Sopekan

Assistant Director & National Desk Officer for Sickle Cell Disease, Federal Ministry of Health Nigeria

Dr Alayo Sopekan is a Clinician, Public Health Specialist and an Administrator.

He attended Usmanu Danfodio University, Sokoto and bagged MBBS and MPH. He has had several other certifications both within and outside Nigeria including the Extra Valued Certified Professional (ECP) certificate.

He has more than twenty years of continuous working experience as a Physician, Public Health Specialist, Programme Manager, Quality Assurance and Healthcare Financing expert in both Public and Private sector of healthcare delivery.

He is currently concluding a Ph.D Research in Sickle Cell Disease interventions in Texila American University, Guyana. He is presently an Assistant Director and the National Desk Officer/Focal Person for Sickle Cell Disease in the Federal Ministry of Health.


Session(s):
31-Oct-2019
Nigeria’s Strategy Towards Sickle Cell Control: Needs of a multi cultural society
Opening Ceremony – Hall C,
Main Congress Program
1-Nov-2019
Overview of Policy Strategies in Nigeria
Policy and Action for Sickle Cell Disease: The African Perspective,
Panel Session – Hall C,
Main Congress Program

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2021 African Congress on Sickle Cell Disease