Dr AKINBAMI AkinsegunDr. AKINBAMI Akinsegun (MBChB, MPH, MSc, FMCPath)

Coordinator, Clinical Management Working Group

Dr. Akinbami is a Consultant Haematologist at Lagos State University Teaching Hospital and an Associate Professor of Haematology and Blood Transfusion at Lagos State University, College of Medicine, Ikeja. Dr. Akinbami is an examiner for Faculty of Pathology, National Postgraduate Medical College of Nigeria and an undergraduate external examiner in Haematology in many Colleges of Medicine in Nigeria. He is currently the Site Coordinator, HIV/AIDS Program, Lagos State University Teaching Hospital, Ikeja, Nigeria. His research interests include Clinical and Laboratory Researches on Sickle Cell Disease, researches on Blood Borne Viruses including HIV/AIDS, CMV, HTLV and Blood Transfusion Researches. He has authored/co-authored about 100 publications in peer-reviewed journals.

Dr. Akinbami is a member of Health Research and Ethics Committee (HREC) LASUTH, 2017 to date and a member of numerous associations including British Society of Haematology, Nigerian Society of Haematology and Blood Transfusion, and American Association of Blood Banking.

Dr. Akinbami is the Coordinator of Clinical Management Group of the Nigeria COVID-19 Research Consortium (NCRC), and a member of the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 response in Nigeria (PFTCOVID-19-Laboratory).