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consultant , Pediatrician

Niyi Ade-Ajayi, Nigerian pediatrician, consultant. Achievements include first to minimal access surgery in children responsible for initiating & developing the programme. Recipient Best poster presentation, Canada Association Paediatric Surgeons, 2006, British Association Paediatric Surgeons, 2007; grantee Award, Royal Society Medicine, 1994. Fellow: Royal College Surgeons Ireland.

Background

Ade-Ajayi, Niyi was born on July 22, 1959 in Ibadan, Oyo State, Nigeria. Son of Jacob Festus and Christie Aduke Ade Ajayi.

Education

Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery, College Medicine, University Lagos, Nigeria, 1982. Master of Philosophy, University London, 2004.

Career

Paediatric surgeon Great Ormond St. Hospital Children, London, 1998—2004. Consultant paediatric surgeon King's College Hospital, Camberwell, since 2004. Africa representative International Affairs Committee, British Association Paediatric Surgeons, London.

Director Health Capacity, Lagos, since 2006. Executive committee member Pan African Paediatric Surgery Association, Accra, Ghana, since 2006. Partner Vesta Health Care Professionals, London, since 2008.

Achievements

  • Achievements include first to minimal access surgery in children responsible for initiating & developing the programme.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Fellow: Royal College Surgeons Ireland.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Saxophone, travel, walking, reading.

Connections

Married Oyinkan Akinkugbe, January 7, 1989. Children: Tosin, Obafemi, Adeolu.

father:
Jacob Festus

mother:
Christie Aduke Ade Ajayi

spouse:
Oyinkan Akinkugbe

children:
Adeolu Ade-Ajayi

Obafemi Ade-Ajayi

Tosin Ade-Ajayi