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Moses Nkwachukwu Adiele

Moses Nkwachukwu Adiele, Nigerian, American state official. Diplomate National Board Medical Examiners, Federal Licensure Examiners Medical Board. Named Outstanding Resident Physician, Howard University Hospital, Washington, 1982.


  • Adiele, Moses Nkwachukwu was born on June 22, 1951 in Umuahia, Abia, Nigeria. Came to the United States 1973. Son of Robert O. and Virginia A. Adiele.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Georgia Institute of Technology, 1976. Doctor of Medicine, Howard University, 1980. Master in Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, 1981.

      Master in Social Service, United States Army War College, 2001.


    • House officer Howard University Hospital, Washington, 1981-1984, intern in family practice, 1981-1982, resident in family practice, 1982-1984. Assistant director public health Virginia State Health Department, Richmond, 1984-1986, district health director Boydton, 1986-1987, public health officer, clinician Richmond, 1987-1990. Consultant, director medical support services Virginia State Department Medical Assistant Services, since 1990.

      Consultant International United Black Fund, Washington, 1984-1990. Colonel United States Army Reserve, since 2001.

    Major achievements

    • Diplomate National Board Medical Examiners, Federal Licensure Examiners Medical Board.


    Role model youth education Richmond Redevelopment and Housing Authority, 1984. Volunteer physician Richmond Area High Blood Pressure Center, 1985—1990. Commander 4215th United States Army Hospital, Richmond, Virginia, 1997—2000, 348th General Hospital, Pedrictown, New Jersey, since 2000.

    Board directors Commonwealth council Girl Scouts United States, since 2002. Fellow American Academy Family Physicians (recognition award 1991), American College Medical Quality (Recognition award 1992), American College Preventive Medicine (Recognition award 1999). Member American Medical Association (physician recognition award 1984, 89, 91, 97, 2000, 2003), American College Physician Executives (Recognition award 1998), Association African Physicians in North America (president 1982-1984, recognition award 1991), Virginia Public Health Association.



    Running, reading, volleyball, singing.


    • Married Vickie I. Eseonu, July 7, 1984. Children: Elizabeth, Robert, Casey.
    • father: Robert O.
    • mother: Virginia A. Adiele
    • spouse: Vickie I. Eseonu
    • children: Elizabeth Adiele
    • Robert Adiele
    • Casey Adiele
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    Born June 22, 1951
    (age 66)