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Dr SAMUEL OFOSU-AMAAH

Background

  • OFOSU-AMAAH, Dr SAMUEL was born on January 13, 1931 in Accra, Ghana.

  • Education

    • University of Ghana, 1950-1954, Bachelor of Science. University of Glasgow, Scotland, 1954-1959, Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery. University of Glasgow Teaching Hospitals, 1961-1964, DCH, Member of the Royal College of Physicians.

      Harvard School of Public Health, 1969-1970, Master of Public Health. Spoken languages: English, Ga.

    Career

    • Senior Advisor (Public Health)/Deputy Manager, Bamako Initiative Management Unit, Program Division, United Nations Children's Fund since 84/88. Professor & Head, Community Health, University of Ghana Medical School, 7484. Senior Lecturer, Lecturer Pediatrics/Community Health, University of Ghana Medical School, 1966-1974.

      Senior Medical Officer, Medical Officer, Korle Bu Teaching Hospital, Ministry of Health, Ghana, 1960.

    Membership

    Member: Fellow: Ghana Academy of Arts & Science, 72, Royal College of Physicians & Surgeons, Glasgow, 75, West African College of Physicians, 76.; Member of the Constituent Assembly of Ghana that produced 1969 constitution.

    Personality

    Interests

    Pediatrics, child health and dev, epidemiology, health systems rch. Computers; history, especially of medicine. Music; Member of the Constituent Assembly of Ghana that produced 1969 constitution.

    Connections

    • Spouse Virginia Engmann, National of Ghana.
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    Born January 13, 1931
    Nationality

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