Health Thought Leadership Series

Can a “Business” approach help save Nigeria’s health sector?

What do “healthcare” and “business” have in common? Can the principles that drive successful businesses be applied to revitalising our healthcare industry? Will healthcare delivery in Nigeria be more effective if approached with business models rather than social welfare models? What makes healthcare such a hard nut to crack from a business perspective? At its […]

Nigeria Society of Physiotherapy: 57th Annual Scientific Conference

The Nigeria Society of Physiotherapy since 1959 has organized Annual Scientific Conferences and Annual General Meetings (AGMs). The NSP will hold her 57th Annual Scientific Conference between the 22nd and 28th of October, 2017 in Abakaliki. Theme: Challenges of Universal health coverage : The Physiotherapist as a Primary health care Provider ​ Sub-theme: Implementation of […]

Medic West Africa 2017

Medic West Africa 2017 is the premier B2B healthcare platform in the region is poised to be the largest event of the series yet, by hosting more than 4,500 healthcare professionals and medical laboratory professionals from across West Africa. The exhibition takes place from 11 – 13 October 2017 at the Landmark Centre, Lagos, Nigeria, and will attract more than 4,500 […]

Emergency Nurses Association of Nigeria: 6th Annual National Scientific Workshop/Conference

The Emergency Nurses Association of Nigeria will hold her 6th Annual National Scientific Conference between the 9th and 13th of October, 2017. Theme: Emergency nursing care and pandemic diseases, challenges/strategies for management and control in the emergency department Sub-themes: Rights and limitations of the accident and emergency nurse in the emergency care setting Limited resources […]

University Graduates of Nursing Science Association: 18th National Professional Conference

The University Graduates of Nursing Science Association (UGONSA) also known as Graduate Nurses Association of Nigeria (GNAN), a professional association of Nigerian nurses with a minimum qualification of first degree in Nursing science heartily invites all Nigerian Nurses, Nursing Students (NUNSA and NANNSM) and the general public to its upcoming National Professional Conference and Scientific […]


The Future of Health Conference 2017 is here!

How do the principles of running an effective business in today’s world translate into the way healthcare organisations are run? Can business principles be applied in the running of healthcare facilities? Often, there is a sense that since doctors and other healthcare professionals are in the business of saving lives, they should not be too […]

Association of Paediatric Surgeons of Nigeria: 16th Annual Scientific Conference and AGM

The Association of Paediatric Surgeons of Nigeria will hold its 16th Annual Scientific Conference and Annual General meeting between the 20th and 23rd of September, 2017. Theme: Complications in Paediatric Surgery Pre-conference workshop date: 17th – 19th September, 2017 Pre-conference workshop venue: UNTH Main Theater Complex Ituku/Ozall See banner for more details.

Association for Fertility and Reproductive Health: 7th Annual International Conference

Every year, the Association for Fertility and Reproductive Health (AFRH) holds a conference to discuss steps to improve IVF in Nigeria. This year’s conference holds 20th to 22nd September 2017. The conference will include plenary sessions, keynote lectures, seminars and poster presentations. The scientific and industrial exhibits will present the latest information and provide attendees […]

Association of Medical Ultrasound Practitioners of Nigeria: Annual International Conference

The Association Of Medical Ultrasound Practitioners Of Nigeria, (AMUPN), founded in 1994 is a multidisciplinary medical association of physicians, radiographers, sonographers, nurses, medical and health sciences, students, and other health care providers. Theme: Role of Ultrasound in Reducing Maternal Fetal Mortality Keynote Speaker: Dr Ibrahim Wada, Consultant Gynecologist, MD. LIZA and Garki Hospital Other Speakers […]

Society of Emergency Medicine Practitioners of Nigeria: 2nd Annual General Meeting & Scientific Conference

In the last few decades, Nigeria witnessed one of the worst trauma situations in Africa with the likes of pipeline explosions, flooding, air crashes, road traffic accidents and a host of others. One area of medicine that has been seriously challenged is Emergency Care. Within the communities, both urban and rural, emergency situations are badly […]

12th Annual Scientific Conference and All-Fellows’ Congress

The National Postgraduate Medical College of Nigeria will hold their 12th Annual Scientific Conference and All-Fellows’ Congress (ASCAF) from the 7th to 12th August, 2017. Theme: Innovative strategies of healthcare delivery in a distressed economy Sub-themes: National health act: opportunities for health care reform Public-Private-Partnership: a viable option for healthcare financing in developing countries Emerging […]

Top 10 Health News

Top Ten News Items on Health, July 28 2017

FG committed to elimination of viral hepatitis in Nigeria by 2021. NHIS controversy worsens as Reps reject agency’s budget. Nigeria sets up task force to reduce maternal mortality. No ‘’killer’’ Anti-Malaria medicines in Nigeria – NAFDAC. HMCAN urges FG to establish health fund. Lagos confirms two deaths from acute diarrhoea. Plateau confirms another case of Lassa fever. Ogun doctors threaten strike over […]

National Association of Resident Doctors of Nigeria: National Executive Council Meeting

The National Association of Resident Doctors of Nigeria (NARD) will hold its  National Executive Council Meeting between the 24th and 29th of July, 2017 in Calabar. Theme: Funding post-graduate medical education: A panacea to medical tourism Sub-themes: Worsening health indices in Nigeria Depression among health workers – causes and solutions Impact of climate change on […]

West African College of Physicians: 41st Annual General & Scientific Meeting

The West African College of Physicians was established in 1976. It is an association of medical specialists in the following disciplines: Community Health, Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Laboratory Medicine, made up of its major specialties of Anatomical Pathology, Chemical Pathology, Haematology and Medical Microbiology, Paediatrics Psychiatry. Initially, the College operated in the five English-speaking West […]