Promoting Highest Ethical and Scientific
Standards for Health Research in Nigeria

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Members National Health Research Ethics Committee

  • Professor Clement Adebamowo (Male) – Chairman BM, ChB Hons, FWACS, FACS, DSc Bioethicist and Medical. Doctor (Professor of Surgery)
  • Professor Rich Umeh (Female) –  Representing medical profession, Ophthalmologist and Dean, UNTH, Enugu
  • Mrs. Uju Hassan Baba, Director, Legal Aid Council, Abuja (Female) – Representing Legal Profession
  • Dr. U Inyang  DG NIPRD (Male) – Pharmacist and Researcher in the Pharmaceutical Field.
  • Dr. Adebayo Adejumo (Male) is a Nurse with PhD in Psychology and Masters in Bioethics
  • One representative of Islamic organizations.
  • One representative of Christian organizations.
  • Dr Oni idigbe DG NIMR (Male) – Researcher in the Medical Field
  • Bashir Umar – Registrar, Community Health Practitioners of Nigeria, Wuse Abuja
  • Pharm. Ahmed T Mora –  Pharmacist (Representative of Pharmacist Council of Nigeria)
  • Prof. S. Ogamdi Director, Health Sciences, Representative of FMS&T (Male)
  • Dr. Yahya Hashim, DRPC, Kano – Representing CSOs
  • Director, Department of Community Development and Population Activities, FMOH
  • Director, Department of Health Planning and Research, FMOH
  • Director, Department of Public Health, FMOH
  • Dr M. Mafe Research Focal Person – FMOH – Committee Secretary
  • Ex-Officio/Observers
    • Representatives of Federal Ministries of Education, Environment, NAFDAC, Nigerian Universities Commission,
    • Nigerian Biotechnology Development Agency
  • Aminu Yakubu – Health Research Officer will be administrator in charge and an ex-officio member
  • Organization Chart of National Health Research Ethics Committee