Prof. Onwujekwe Obinna .

Department: Pharmacology And Therapeutics
Faculty: Medical Sciences
Designation :
Phone: +2348037007771

Membership of professional bodies:

1. Member: Technical Committee for the Implementation of the National Health Act. April 2015 - 

2. Co-Chairman: National Health Care Financing and Equity Technical Working Group. Dec 2014 - 

3. Lead Technical to the Federal Ministry of Health/Member: Technical Committee: The Presidential Summit on Universal Health Coverage. October 2013 to March, 2014. Abuja, Nigeria.

4. Member: Malaria Eradication Scientific Alliance (MESA) Peer Review Panel 2014

5. Member: UNAIDS HIV Economics Reference Group April 2013 till date

6. Member: Scientific Committee. International Health Economics Association (iHEA). 2012-2013

7. Member: Scientific Committee. African Health Economics and Policy Association (AfHEA), 2012 till date.

8. Fellow:  Malaria Capacity Development Consortium (MCDC), London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, 2010 til date.

9. Acting President: Nigerian Health Economics Association, 2010 till date

10. National Coordinator: Nigerian Malaria  Control Assooiation, Nov 2009 till date

11. Co-Leader, Malaria Tract: Third International Conference for Improving Use of Medicines (ICIUM), 2010  to date.

12. Member:  Initiative for strengthening health research capacity in Africa (ISHRECA), 2010 to date

13. Member: WHO Scientific Resource Group (SRG) on Equity Analysis and Research. WHO, Geneva, October 2009 till December 2012

14. Member: WHO/AFRO Task Force on Immunization (TFI), WHO, Brazzaville, September 2009 to 2013

15. Member:  Technical Committee for the Development of Nigerian Strategic Health Development Plan. Federal Ministry of Health, November 2008 till date.

16. Member: WHO/TDR Thematic Reference Group on Social Sciences and Gender/TDR Think Tank, WHO, Geneva, September 2008 till date. The TDR think tank 

Group comprises over 150 worldwide experts focused on a variety of scientific topics related to infectious diseases of poverty.

17. Member: Technical Working Group on the Nigerian Health Investment Plan. Federal Ministry   of Health, April 2008 to November 2008.

18. Member: WHO/AFRO Scientific Committee, Pan-African Conference on Primary Health Care, Health Systems and MDGs. 2007 to 2008.

19. Member: National Committee for the Control of Neglected Tropical Diseases, Federal Ministry   of Health, 2007 till date.  

20. Member: National Committee on Health Research, Federal Ministry   of Health, 2006 till date

21. Member: Forum on evidence-based health policy making in Nigeria. The Nigerian Academy of Science, November 2006 to 2009. 

22. Member: Technical Working Group on the Nigerian Health Financing Policy. Federal Ministry   of Health, 2006 to 2007.

23. Member: Steering Committee, National Health Accounts Programme, Federal Ministry of Health, Nigeria, April 2004 to 2006.

24. Member: Technical Committee, National Health Accounts Programme, Federal Ministry of Health, Nigeria, April 2004 to 2006.

25. Advisor to Anambra State Government on the Community-health care financing programme, 2004.

26. Member: Core group on sustainability analysis of community-directed treatment with ivermectin programme. African Programme for Onchocerciasis Control (APOC). 2001 to 2004.

27. Member: International Network for the Rational Use of Drugs

28. Member: American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene

29. Member: American Public Health Association.

30. Member:  Nigerian Health Economics Association (NiHEA)

31. Member:  Health Systems Global 

32. Member: Nigerian Malaria Network (NiMNET)

33. Member: West African Health Economics Network (WAHEN).

34. Member: African Health Economics and Policy Association (AfHEA)

35. Member: International Health Economics Association (iHEA).

36. Member: Sub-Committee, National Onchocerciasis Control Programme (Zone A). 1995 to 1996

Publications (Articles and Journals)
Research archive
Working Experience