Today 25-10-2023 the newly appointed Minister of State for Health and Social Welfare Dr. Tunji Alausa paid a working visit to NIMR to learn more about the institute’s activities as part of his priorities to improve research and innovation in Nigeria.
Congratulations to Dr Adetoun Mustapha for being a recipient of ISEE Fellow award at the 35th Annual Conference of the International Society for Environmental Epidemiology (ISEE) and for being the first African to be so recognized.
The ISEE Fellow is the highest grade of membership and the designation provides recognition of long-term ISEE members in their achievements as environmental epidemiologists impacting research, training, community engagement, translation or policy at the local, national or international level.
Kudos for making Africa proud
Prof. Babatunde Lawal Salako, Director General of NIMR, welcomed the Board of Trustees of the NIMR Research Foundation, chaired by Mr. Babatunde Raji Fashola (SAN), Former Minister of Works and Housing on the 25th of July, 2023,
During their visit, the Board members deliberated on how to evangelize financial support for research in Nigeria and also toured the institute’s state-of-the-art research facilities.