Ifeoluwa T. Oyeyemi

Biographical Info

Biographical Info:

Dr Ifeoluwa Oyeyemi is a lecturer in the Department of Biological Sciences, University of Medical Sciences, Ondo, Nigeria. She holds a B.Sc. (Ed.) in Biology. She also obtained M.Sc and PhD in Zoology (Cell Biology and Genetics) from the University of Ibadan, Nigeria. During her PhD program, she received the DBT-TWAS Sandwich Fellowship Award tenable at the Bose Institute, Kolkata, India in 2013. Her research interest is in the study of the modulatory effects of natural products against chronic diseases. She is widely travelled and has research collaborators in different parts of the world. She has published several peer-reviewed articles in reputable international journals. She has won several grants and awards. She is a member of the Nigerian Young Academy.



Area Of Specialization:

Genetic and Molecular Toxicology


University of Medical Sciences, Ondo City, Nigeria

Research interest:

Natural Product, Liver diseases, Cancer, Diabetes, Genotoxicity


2022 Visiting Research Fellow, Old Dominion University, Norfolk, Virginia, USA
2021 TETFUND Institute Based Research Grant Award
2020 Centre of Excellence for Reproductive Health (CERHI) and University of Medical Sciences, Ondo, joint Research Grant Award. 2019
2016. Travel grant by Japan Society for the Promotion of Science to attend the 8th Toxicology Symposium for Africa with the theme “Environmental Pollution and The Biological Effects of Contaminants” held at Gawharat Al Ahram hotel, Giza, Egypt from 29th August to 1st September 2016.
2016. Award of publication of articles from PhD Thesis by the University of Ibadan Postgraduate School, University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Nigeria.
2015. The Global Health Travel Award was funded by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to attend the Keystone Symposium with the theme "Human Nutrition, Environment and Health” held October 14 -18, 2015, at the China World Hotel, Beijing, China.
2013 Medical Education Partnership Initiative in Nigeria (MEPIN) mentored research grant award
2012 DBT-TWAS Sandwich Postgraduate Fellowship Award by the Department of Biotechnology, Government of India (DBT) and TWAS, the world academy of sciences 2013-2014
2012 The University of Ibadan Postgraduate Scholarship by the Postgraduate School, University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Nigeria. 2012-2016.


Member: Exit Ceremony Committee 2020
Sub Group Chairman (Biological and Health Science research group),
Secretary Electoral Committee 2021
NYA membership/Award Application Review 2018 till date



Google Scholar:https://scholar.google.com/citations?user=UfVZAR8AAAAJ&hl=en