Prof. ALEBIOSU Christopher Olutayo

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Biography

Professor ALEBIOSU Christopher Olutayo is a Consultant Physician and a Fellow of the West African College of Physicians, with research interests in Hypertension, Diabetes and Nephropathy.

He won competitive training fellowship awards in 2003, 2005 and 2008 under the auspices of the International Society of Nephrology, International Society of Peritoneal Dialysis, the World Diabetes Foundation and the International Diabetes Foundation.Through one of his research publications, the OlabisiOnabanjo University, Ago-Iwoye was awarded the Nigerian University Commission Award for indigenous research in 2004.

He was appointed Provost, College of Health Sciences, Osun State University from 2011August to September 2016. He is a member of the Governing Council of the University. He is the Editor in Chief of both the Research Journal of Health Sciences, and the UNIOSUN Journal of Sciences, and currently the Provost, Postgraduate School of the University.

He is the Principal Investigator of three international projects sponsored by the World Diabetes Foundation (2008 to 2016); the Competitive Agricultural Research Grant Scheme Project in collaboration with the Cocoa Research Institute of Nigeria and the OlabisiOnabanjo University; and several TETFUND institutional grants within the Osun State University.

He has many scientific publications to his credit of which he is the lead author in over 40percent – many indexed in pubmed. He co-authored several books on diabetes and hypertension, as well as 220paged book on Understanding Common Diseases.

He has co-hosted major scientific conferences and regional meetings in Nigeria and in Dubai. He is an examiner both at the medical undergraduate and postgraduate levels.