Nigerian Young Academy (NYA) Call for Membership

Applications 2019:

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2019 NYA Young Researchers' Prizes:

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Title of highest degree: PhD in Zoology (Specialized in Parasitology)

Institutional Affiliation: Department of Biological Sciences, University of Medical Sciences, Ondo, Ondo State, Nigeria

Awards, fellowships and distinctions:

Training course on ‘Middle Eastern Biology of Parasitism’,

University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland                                                       2017

 ANDI/ASRT Training and Fellowship

Theodor Bilharz Research Institute (TBRI), Cairo, Egypt                               2015

Postdoctoral Fellowship Award

National Institute of Immunology, New Delhi, India                                             2014

University of Ibadan Scholar

University of Ibadan, Ibadan                                                                     2009-2012

Current research areas: Parasitic diseases epidemiology, immunoepidemiology, coinfections and impact on transmission and diagnosis of schistosomiasis, drug discovery and nanomedicine.

Working group: Biological and Health Sciences

Membership period: 2015 – 2020

Offices held: (i) Secretary, Biological and Health Science Research group

                              (ii) Secretary, Conference Organising Committee, NYAGA 2018

Phone number(s): +234 8163546787, +234 8024125261

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