A.S. Babatunde

                                                 
FULL NAME:BABATUNDE  ABIOLA SAMUEL  DATE OF BIRTH: 4TH OCTOBER, 1961 PLACE OF BIRTH:OLOKOTO, ORIRE L G A., OYO STATE STATE OF ORIGIN:KWARA STATE NATIONALITY:NIGERIAN       RELIGION:   CHRISTIANITY SEX:MALE MARITAL STATUS: MARRIED LANGUAGES SPOKEN ENGLISH/YORUBA ADDRESS: P.O. BOX 4173, ILORIN, KWARA STATE, NIGERIA

PRESENT STATUS  Present Appointment: Senior Lecturer Date of Present Appointment : 1st October, 2010

UNIVERSITY EDUCATION (with dates):
1.University of Port Harcourt, Port Harcourt, Nigeria (1980-1987).
2.SECONDARY EDUCATION (with dates).:
3.U.M.C.A. Secondary Grammar School, Igbeti, Oyo State, Nigeria (1975-1980)

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS AND DIPLOMAS (with dates & granting bodies)
1.Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (MB;BS) degree (November, 1987) - University of Port Harcourt
2.Bachelor of Medical Sciences (B.Med.Sc. Hons, Pharmacology) (April, 1984) – University of Port Harcourt
3.West African School Certificate (WASC, June, 1980) – West African Examination Council (WAEC)
4.G.C.E. “O” Level (Nov. 1979) – West African Examination Council (WAEC)

PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATIONS AND DIPLOMAS (with dates & granting bodies)

  1. Clinical Fellowship in Haematology – Postgraduate Medical Institute, Singapore General Hospital, Singapore (July2008).
  2. Fellowship of the National Postgraduate Medical College (FMC Path) in Haematology – National Postgraduate Medical College of Nigeria (NPMCN), Lagos, Nigeria (November, 2001)
  3. Fellowship of  West African College of Physician (FWACP Part I) in Laboratory Medicine (Haematology) – West African Postgraduate Medical College, Lagos, Nigeria. (April, 1998)


SCHOLARSHIPS AND PRIZES:

  1. Federal Merit Award Scholarship (1982-1987)
  2. Best Graduating Student in Pharmacology (1985)
  3. Provost Prize - Best Graduating Student ( Overall) – 1985
  4. Charles O. Majekodunmi Prize for the best Part II Candidate in the Part II Final Fellowship (FMC Path
  5. Examinations in Haematology – September 2002.

TRAINING PROGRAMMES ATTENDED

  1. Clinical Fellowship Training in Haematology at the Postgraduate Medical Institute (PGMI), Singapore. Six months’ Training in Haemopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation and Management of Haematological Malignancies (January 2008 – July 2008).
  2. Research Methodology Workshops organized by the Faculty of Business and social Sciences, University of Ilorin. September 2005.
  3. Sensitization workshop on VCT/ART for Hospital staff facilitated by Global Fund for HIV/AIDS (September 2005)
  4. Workshop on Teaching Methodology organized for newly recruited lecturers by the Faculty of Education and Academic Planning Unit of University of Ilorin. April 2005.
  5. Time Management and Effective Performance, organized by the University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital Ilorin. December 2002.
  6. Clinical Update Course in Haematology and Biostatistics organized by the West African Postgraduate Medical College. August 2001 (2 weeks).
  7. Management Workshop for Doctors, organized by the Nigerian Post Graduate Medical College. June 2000 (2 weeks)

HONOURS, DISTINCTIONS & MEMBERSHIP OF LEARNED PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES
          
1. Best graduating student in the degree examinations in the College of   Health Sciences, University of Port Harcourt, 1985

2. Best candidate in the Part II final Fellowship Examination of the National Postgraduate Medical College of Nigeria in Haematology, 2001

     
MEMBERSHIP OF LEARNED/PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES

  1. Nigerian Medical Association (NMA)
  2. Association of Pathologists of Nigeria (ASSOPON)
  3. Nigerian Society for Haematology and Blood Transfusion (NSHBT)
  4. Medical and Dental Consultants Association of Nigerian (MDCAN)
  5. African Society for Haematology & Blood Transfusion ( AfSBT)
  6. Member Nigerian Venereal Disease Association (NIVEDA).
  7. Member University of Ilorin Stem Cell Centre Research Board

EXPERIENCE SINCE BASIC QUALIFICATIONS
1. UNIVERSITY OF ILORIN Senior Lecturer, Department of  Haematology, University of Ilorin (October 2010 to date).
2. Lecturer I, Department of Haematology, University of Ilorin (June 2002 to September, 2010).
3. Acting Head of Department, Department of  Haematology, University of Ilorin (August, 2011 to date).
4. Associate Lecturer, Department of Haematology, University of Ilorin – 1999 – 2001.
5. COBES Supervisor from 2002 till date
6. Reviewer, The Tropical Journal of Health Sciences 2008 to date
7. Departmental Tutorial Coordinator for Medical students UNIVERSITY OF ILORIN TEACHING HOSPITAL
8. Head of Department, Department of Haematology & Blood Transfusion, University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital (August, 2011 to date)
9.Honorary Consultant Haematologist, Department of Haematology and Blood Transfusion, University of Ilorin 10. Teaching Hospital, Ilorin, 2002 till date
11. Residency (Postgraduate Training) Programme in Haematology – University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital & 12. National Postgraduate Medical College of Nigeria:
13. Senior House Officer (SHO) – January 1993 – December 1993
14. Registrar - January 1994 - April 1998
15. Senior Registrar - April 1998 – November 2001.
16. Housemanship - University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital, Ilorin (December 1987-November 1988).
17. Proposal Reviewer, UITH Ethical Committee 2007 to date
 
COMMUNITY SERVICE

1. Medical Officer, Serrekunda Health Centre, Serrekunda, The Gambia (Technical Aid Corp   posting) – November 1995 - October 1997 (Leave of absence).
2. Medical Officer, Ekundayo Clinic and Maternity, Ilorin (December 1991 – December 1992)
3. Medical Officer, Garin-Alimi Hospital, Ilorin, April, 1990 – November, 1991.
4. National Youth Service (NYSC) - Comprehensive Health Centre, Esie, Kwara State, Nigeria.( April 1989-April, 1990
5. Member, Committee on Collaboration between the Ministry of Health and UITH 2008


RESEARCH INTERESTS
Haematological Malignancies Coagulation and Haemostasis Haemopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation and Stem Cell Research Malaria

    PROJECTS

  1. Bacterial and parasitic contamination of stored blood and blood products in Ilorin (On- going)
  2. Haemostatic profiles of HIV patients in Ilorin. (On-going).
  3. Haemostatic profiles of sickle cell disease patients in Steady state (On-going)
  4. Prevalence of Blood Parasites among blood donors in Ilorin (On-going)
  5. Haematological parameters of pregnant women at antenatal booking in Ilorin (Completed)

 PUBLICATIONS:

  1. Akanbi II A.A, Fadeyi A, Atata R.F, Babatunde A.S, Samuel S.O. (2006): Urinary bacterial isolates and their antibiotic sensitivity patterns at University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital, Ilorin, Nigeria. Centrepoint Science Edition. 14 (1&2); 84-93. Official Publication of the University of Ilorin.
  2. Oguntoyinbo, A.E, Nzeh D.A, Salami A.K, Babatunde A.S. (2008). The Chest Radiographs of Suspected and Confirmed HIV/AIDS Patients: Pattern of Radiological Features in Ilorin. The Tropical Journal of Health Sciences. 15 (1); 71-77. Publication of the College of Health Sciences, University of Ilorin.
  3. Babatunde S.K, Fabiyi J.P, Agbede O.O, Babatunde A.S., Salami A.K. (2009). Toxoplasmosis in HIV-Seropositive Patients in Ilorin, Kwara State, Nigeria. The Tropical Journal of Health Sciences. 16 (1); 29-32. Publication of the College of Health Sciences, University of Ilorin. http://www.ajol.com
  4. Babatunde A.S, Olatunji P.O (2004): Short-term Effect of Oral Contraceptive pills on some Haemostatic parameters in Healthy Nigerian women. Nigerian Postgraduate Medical Journal. 11; 246-250. Publication of the National Postgraduate Medical College of Nigeria
  5. Kolawole, O.M, Jimoh A.G, Babatunde A.S, Balogun O.R Kanu I.G. (2007). Some Biochemical and Haematological Studies on the Prevalence of Congenital Malaria in Ilorin, Nigeria. Biokemistri. 19 (2); 59-64. Publication of the Nigerian Society for Experimental Biology. http://www.bioline.org.br/bk
  6. Agaja S.B, Babalola M.O, Olawumi H.O, Babatunde A.S (2007): Unusual presentations of Multiple Myeloma: Case Report and Review with focus on Therapeutic and Psychological Aspects. The Internet Journal of Orthopedic Surgery. 6 (2); 1-8. Publication of Internet Scientific Publications LLC. http://www.ispub.com
  7. Babatunde A.S, Tan D.C.L, Heng K.K, Lee J.J, Loh Y.S.M, Hwang W.Y.K, Koh M.B.C, Goh Y.T, Linn Y.C.(2009). Characterization of hemopoietic engraftment kinetics and development of secondary cytopenia in AML post Auto-SCT and its correlation with survival outcome. Bone Marrow Transplantation. 44; 175–183. Publication of Macmillan Publishers Limited. www.nature.com/bmt
  8. Babatunde A.S, Amiwero C.E, Olatunji P.O, Durotoye I A. (2009). Pattern of Haematological Malignancies in Ilorin, Nigeria: A Ten year Review. Internet Journal of Hematology.5 (2). Publication of Internet Scientific Publications LLC. http://www.ispub.com
  9. Adesina, K.T., Balogun O.R., Babatunde A.S., Sanni M.A., Fadeyi A., Aderibigbe S. (2009). Impact of malaria parasitaemia on haematologic parameters in pregnant women at booking in Ilorin, Nigeria. Trends Med. Res., 4: 84-90. Publication of Science Alert. http://scialert.net/abstract/?doi=tmr.2009.84.90&linkid=abst
  10.   Kolawole O.M., Babatunde A.S., Jimoh A.A.G., Balogun O.R., Kanu I.G., Risk Determinants to Congenital Malaria in Ilorin, Nigeria. Asian Journal of Microbiology, Biotechnology & Enviromental Science. Published by Global Science Publications. (Letter of Acceptance dated 17/2/2010)
  11. Fadeyi, A., Balogun, O.R., Babatunde, A.S., Adesina, K.T., Aderibigbe, S., Sanni, M.A., (2010): Malaria Parasitaemia and Anaemia among First Antenatal Clinic Attendees In Ilorin. International Journal of Biological Science. Published by Pan African Journal Series. (Letter of Acceptance dated 26/02/2010
  EDITED CONFERENCE PROCEEDINGS/ PRESENTED PAPERS
Durotoye I.A, Salami A.K, Olawumi H.O, Babatunde A.S, Adegbamigbe O.J, Olatunji              P.O. (2006). Pattern of and Risk Factors for Opportunistic Infections in AIDS patients in Ilorin. Scientific paper presentation at the 2006 Annual Scientific Conference of the     Association of Pathologists of Nigeria (ASSOPON) in Ilorin.
  
MAJOR CONFERENCES ATTENDED
1.Nigerian Society for Haematology and Blood Transfusion Conference, Ibadan, 1998.
2.Nigerian Medical Association Scientific Conferences, Ilorin 2004.
3.African Society of Haematology and Blood Transfusion Scientific Conference, Lagos, 2004
4.Association of Pathologists of Nigeria Scientific Conference, Lagos, 2005
5.Nigerian Venereal Disease Association, Annual Congress and Scientific meeting, Ilorin, 2005
6.Association of Pathologist of Nigeria Annual Congress and Scientific meeting, Ilorin 2006.
7.Association of Pathologist of Nigeria Annual Congress and Scientific meeting, Benin City, 2007.
8.National Association of Orthopedic Surgery and Traumatology Annual Scientific Conference, Ilorin, 2007.
 9 .ingapore Society for Haematology Annual Scientific Conference, Singapore, April, 2008
10. Singapore General Hospital Annual Scientific Conference, Singapore, June, 2008.

His Publications

1. A.s Babatunde,P.O. Olatunji: "Short-Term Effect Of Oral Contraceptive Pills On Some Haemostatic Parameters In Healthy Nigerian women".
2. *A.E.Oguntoyinbo, *D.A. Nzeh, **S. A.Salami and ***A.S.Babatunde. "The Chest Radiographs Of Suspected And Confirmed Hiv/Aids Patients - Pattern Of Radiological Features In Ilorin".