DR ABDUL LATEEF ISSA BABATA.  MB.BS (LAGOS), FRCS (ED) FWACS
GENERAL SURGEON

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Personal Data         
Address:  Department of Surgery University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital
Nationality:    Nigerian
Date of Birth:    6th October 1948
Age:        61
Sex:        Male
Religion:    Islam
Marital Status:    Married with three children
Hobbies:        Current Affairs, Photography,Tennis,Nature Watch


HONOURS & PRIZES
School Prefect from 1967 to 1968.
Attended Citizenship and Leadership Training Course in Man O War Bay Training School Jos,Nigerian in 1967.
DISTINCTION Pass in Pathology in the Second professional Examination of the College of Medicine,University of Lagos 1972.
REGISTRATION
1976: Full registration of Nigerian Medical Council.
1979-1983:Certificate of  Limited Registration of General Medical Council UK.
COURSE & CONFERENCES ATTENDED
1986-1988:    Nigerian Surgical Research Society Annual Conferences and workshop attended in Nigeria
1992:    International symposium on Burns Disaster at North West Armed Forces Hospital –Tabuk ,Saudi Arabia.
1993:    Fourth Gastrointestinal Endoscopy Course & Workshop at Riyadh Armed Forces Hospital-Riyadh.
1993:    International Military Medical Symposium on the Gulf war at the North West Armed Force Hospital Tabuk, KSA
1993:    Fifth Basic Laparoscopic Choloecystecteomy Workshop at Northwest Armed Forces Hospital TABUK,KSA
1996:    Sixth International Assir Surgical Conference in Assir Surgical Conference in Abha Saudi Arabia.
Dec 1996: Advance Course in Laparscopic Procedure in Northwest Armed Force Hospital Tabuk,organized by the Royal college of Surgeons of Ireland.
Oct 1998: Recent Advances in Surgical Trauma Conference in King Fahd  Military Complex _Dharan, Saudi Arabia
Oct 1999: European College of Oncology Course on Modern Management of   Advanced Cancer :How to help your patients in King Faisal Specialist hospital and Research centre Riyadh,KSA
FEB 2000  Advanced Trauma  Life Support Course by the American College  of Surgeons in Northwest Armed Force Hospital .TABUK,KSA.
Nov 2000  Nigerian Surgical Research Society annual scientific conference held in Ilorin,Nigeria
DEC 2002  Nigerian Surgical Research society annual scientific meeting at the college medicine, University of Lagos.
Dec 2003  Annual Scientific Conference of the West Africa College of Surgeons held in Abuja,Nigeria
Feb 2005  Annual scientific conference West African of Surgeons held in Cotonou,Benin republic.
Dec 2005  48th Annual Conference Nigerian surgical Research Society held in LAUTECH Ogbomoso
47th  Annual scientific conference of the West Africa college of Surgeons held in Dakar Senegal Jan 2007
2007    42nd Annual scientific  meeting of the International college of surgeon Nigerian National section held  at the sky Pavillion,Presidential hall,Adebola house,Opebi Aug 2007 Ikeja Lagos.
2007    Workshop on Disaster management for Doctors,held at Alpha complex hall Ilorin Kwara June 2008
2008     14th Annual scientific conferences of the Nigeria Assiociation of Urological surgeons held at the   Kwara Hotel,Ilorin Nigeria Aug 2008
2010   50th Annual Scientific Conference of the West African College of Surgeons held at TINAPA Holiday Resort, Calabar. 7th Feb. – 13th Feb., 2010.
2010    One day Workshop on Innovative Medical Teaching in the 21st Century at UNILORIN. 17th February, 2010.
2010    Attended one day Workshop on Prostrate Cancer – AVODART launching organized by Glaxo Smithkline Nigeria Limited at Federal Palace Hotel, Victoria Island, Lagos.
2010     Conference of the Nigeria Society for Quality Health Care held at Agip Hall, Tafawa Balewa Square, Lagos. 6th July, 2010.
MEMBERSHIPS OF PROFRESSIONAL BODIES
Fellow Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh; Fellow West African College of  Surgeons; Member Nigeria Society for Quality Health Care
WORK  EXPERIENCE
July 1974-July 1975 - House officer at Lagos University Teaching Hospital – Lagos,Nigeria.Experience in General Surgery ,Internal Medical and Pediatrics July1975-June 1976 Medical Officer in Nigeria Youth Service Corps,in Gumel General Hospital,kano state,Nigeria July 1977-february 1979    Surgical Registrar in the surgery department of Lagos University Teaching Hospital.

GENERAL SURGICAL TRAINING LEADING TO FRCS DIPLOMA IN THEUK
October 1979-August 1982 SHO in Trauma and Orthopedics; General Surgery; Cardiothoracic Surgery;Paediatrics Surgery; Urology Surgery; in East Birmingham Hospital, (Now Heartland Hospital, West Midland) Birmingham England. August 1982-March 1983    Surgical Registrars in Various Hospitals in the West Midlands  region of England including East Birmingham Hospital,Good Hope Hospital ,Sand well General Hospital and Solihull Hospital. I returned to Nigeria at the end of March 1983   

WORKING EXPERIENCE IN NIGERIA
April 1983-December 1985 Senior Surgical Registar at Ilorin University Teaching Hospital with the Responsibility of handing General Surgical and Urological Cases; April 1984-Dec 1985 - Chief Physician /Consultant Surgeon to the Chief of Staff Supreme Headquaters of the Federal Military Govt.of Nigeria,Major General Tunde Idiagbon.During this Period,I took care of the chief of staff,his family:staff of Dodan Barracks and the Supreme Headquarters,Staff of state house.I also served as Consultant Surgeon State House Clinic Dodan Barracks.
Honorary Consultant Surgeon-Military Hospital Awolowo Road Ikoyi,Lagos Jan 1986-Dec.1989 - Consultant Surgeon at the University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital and  Lecturer 1 in the Dept of Surgery of the University.

WORKING EXPERIENCE IN SAUDI ARABIA
January 1990-March 1995    Consultant General Surgeon at the Ministry of Health of the Govt of Saudi Arabia and posted to the Dhuba General Hospital in the Tabuk Region of  Saudi Arabia.
I was also the Co-ordinator of the Continuous Education Programme for the Hospital. 1995-2000 - Consultant General Surgeon at the King Fahd Hospital Tabuk.I also trained in Modern Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy Technique during this period. Iwas also the Director of the Hospital Continuous Medical Education

WORKING EXPERIENCE IN NIGERIA
Lecturer and Consultant surgeon,University of Ilorin,and University of Ilorin; Teaching Hospital from September 2001 to September 2007; Senior Lecturer /Consultant Surgeon UITH,& UNILORIN Oct 2007 to date
Present Employment
Senior Lecturer, Consultant Surgeon,University of Ilorin and University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital.Head of Dept of Urology
Surgical Areas of Practice;- General Surgery; Urological Surgery; Laparoscopic Surgery; Gastro Intestinal Endoscopy
Administrative Posts Held       
1987-1989 - Chairman Operating theatre Committee University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital Member Numerous Other Committees of the University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital including:The Accident and Emergency Room Committee:The Private Practice Wing Committee: Operating pack Committee of the Teaching Hospital.                       May 1984-Dec 1985
Chief Physician to the Chief of staff Supreme Headquarters Federal Military Government and Assistant Mediacl Director.State House Clinic Lagos. 1988-1989   
Hall Master,Medical Students Hall of Residence University of Ilorin - 1998-Sep 2000   
Co-ordinator of the continuous Medical Education Programme for Doctors in King Fahd Hospital Tabuk Saudi Arabia
Member of the Hospital Committee on infection control and Hospital Morbidity and Mortality in king Fahd Hospital Tabuk Saudi Arabia. Aug 2003-Oct,2005   
Appointed Head Department of Surgery,University of  Ilorin Teaching Hospital and Co-ordinator, Department of Surgery University of Ilorin - 2004-2008   
Member of the UITH Senior Staff Appointment and Disciplinary Committee   2008   
Member Ethics Research Committee,College of Health Sciences University of Ilorin  2002-Present    Head of Department of Urology,UITH
Conference Papers Presented
Nigerian Surgical Research society (NSRS) 16th Annual Conference held in Ilorin in 1986.Paper presented:Epidemic of Salmonella typhoid Small intestinal perforation in  ILORIN during Typhoid Outbreak of June 1986
NSRS,17th Scientific conference held at LUTH Dec 1986 Paper presented: Single Dose intraoperative Metrogyl in the prevention of post operative infection abuk Surgical Club Scientific Conference,Saudi Arabia.
Paper presented:PATTERN OF COMMON GENERAL SURGICAL OPERTIONS, a comparative study between the University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital and the King Fahd Hospital  Tabuk.Presented in November 1999 in Tabuk KSA
Laparoscopic cholecystectomy:`Is it`Cost effective for us in Nigeria at this time`Presented at the 42nd Annual scientific Conference of the International College of Surgeons, Nigeria chapter at Sky pavilion , Ikeja Aug 2007
Basic Trauma Life Support: Presented at a Workshop Organized by the West African College of Surgeons on Disaster Management for Doctors at the UITH Ilorin in AUG 2007
Biopty gun-driven versus manually driven tru-cut protate Biopsy:Presented at the National Association of Urological Surgeeons (NAUS) Conference Nov.2007
Pattern of Open prostatectomy,UITH experience 2003-2007. Presented at Nigerian Association of Urological Surgeons (NAUS) in Nov.2008
Orchidectomy for Prostate Cancer:UITH: experience 2003-2007 Presented at the Nigerian Association of Urological Surgeons (NAUS) in Nov .2008

1966:    WASC/GCE O LEVEL
1968:    HSC GCE A LEVEL
1974:    ECFMG,(USA)
1974:    MB BS (LAGOS)
1978:    Primary fellowship in Surgery of Nigerian Post Graduate Medical college
1979:    Primary FRCS of England and Edinburgh
1979:  Passed PLAB (professional and linguistic assessment board exam) of the General medical Counil UK in1979:.Certificate of limited registration IK
1982:    FRCS Ed
1986:    FWACS (Awarded Fellow West African college of surgeons)
1993:    Certificate of Basic Laparoscopic Surgery
1996:    Certificate of Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery.
2000:    Certificate for (ATLS) ADVANCE Trauma Life Support Course of the American College of Surgeons from February 2000 to February 2004.
    2001:    Certificate of Health Management and Planning University of Ilorin


PUBLICATIONS

  1. A. L. Babata (1988)"Congenital Perineal Hernia". Ghana Medical Journal
  2. A. L. Babata (1991)"Hernias and Onchocerciasis" The Nigeria Journal of Parasitology
  3. A. L. Babata (1991)"Leopard Skin and Onchocerciasis":The Nigerian Journal of Parasitology Vol.19-11
  4. A. L. Babata (2005)"Testicular Trauma in Motorcycle Accidents". African J.of Urology
  5. A. L. Babata (2006)"Torsion Testis",A diagnosis that must not be missed-Nigerian Medical Practitioner
  6. A. L. Babata (2006)"Scrotal gangrene from Snake Bite" –A case report 2006 Published by the West African Journal of Medicine
  7. A. L. Babata (2006)"Knowledge of practice of Urethral Catheterisation by newly qualified medical Interns". Published by the Nigerian Postgraduate Medical Journal.
  8. A. L. Babata (2007)"Foreign body in the rectum Published by Tropical Journal of Surgery & Surgical Sciences 2007
  9. A. L. Babata.(2007) "Perspective & Practice of Infant male circumcision by a Group of Nigerian Physicians". Published by Nigerian Hospital Practice
  10. A. A. Popoola, A. L. Babata.(2007)."Knowledge and Practice of Urethral Catheterisation of new Qualified Medical Interns". Nigerian Postgraduate Medical Journal Vol. 14 No. 2 June
  11. A.A. Ajape,I.S. Kuranga, A. L. Babata, O.O. Abiola, S.K. Obiana, M.A. Sanniand HO.(2008)."Priapism as an Initial Presentation of Chronic Myeloid Leukema". Sahel Medical Journal Vol.11 No. 2. April – June 2008 65 – 67.                    
  12. A. L. Babata (2007) "An overview of Cancer of the Prostate in Nigeria". Experience in North Central State of Nigeria.
  13. Ajape A. A., Babata A. L., Kuranga S. A., Popoola A. A., Ibrahim O.O.K, Fakeye J. A. Tropical Journal of Surgery & Surgical Sciences Vol. 1 No. 3 24-27 December 2008.
  14. Ajape A. A., Babata A. L., Abiola O.O.(2008)"Screening for cancer of the Prostate": Peculiarity in a Resource – Poor Developing Nation. Tropical Journal of Surgery & Surgical Sciences Vol. 1, No. 3, 19 – 27  December
  15. Popoola A.A., Adewole A. I., Onawola K.A., Agboola J.O., Babata A. L., Kuranga S. A..(2008)"Recurrent Urinary Retention from perforation of An Ovarian Teratoma into the Urinary Bladder". Journal of Surgery & Surgical Sciences Vol. 1     No. 3, 24 – 27. December 2008.
  16. A. A. Ajape, A. Y. Abdulkadir, A. L. Babata,(2009) "Spontaneous expulsion of Urethral Foreign Body": A case report. The Internet Journal of Urology Vol. 6 No. 1. et al.
  17. Ajape A.A., Babata A. L, Shittu AbdulHakeem,(2009)"Clinical Presentation and Management of Priapism in a Nigerian Tertiary Hospital". et al. Journal of Surgery & Surgical Sciences Vol. 1, No. 4, 103 – 106. July
  18. A. A. Ajape, A. L. Babata, et al.(2010)."Genital Self Mutilation".  Annal of African Medicine 2010 Vol. 9(1) pp. 31 – 34.
  19. A. O. Mahmud, A. L. Babata, et al.(2010)."Appropriateness of Ophthalmic Cases presenting to a Nigerian Tertiary Health Facility": Implications for service delivery in a Developing Country.  Nigerian Journal of Clinical Practice. September  Vol. 13(3).
  20. A.A. Ajape, A.L. Babata et al (2010)."Knowledge of Prostate Cancer Screening Among Native African Urban Population in Nigeria".Nigeria Quarterly Journal of Hospital Medicine. Accepted for Publication
  21. Conference Papers Presented
  22. Nigerian Surgical Research society (NSRS) 16th Annual Conference held in Ilorin in 1986.Paper presented:Epidemic of Salmonella typhoid Small intestinal perforation in  ILORIN during Typhoid Outbreak of June 1986
  23. NSRS,17th Scientific conference held at LUTH Dec 1986 Paper presented: Single Dose intraoperative Metrogyl in the prevention of post operative infection
  24. Tabuk Surgical Club Scientific Conference,Saudi Arabia. Paper presented:PATTERN OF COMMON GENERAL SURGICAL OPERTIONS, a comparative study between the University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital and the King Fahd Hospital  Tabuk.Presented in November 1999 in Tabuk KSA
  25. Laparoscopic cholecystectomy:`Is it`Cost effective for us in Nigeria at this time`Presented at the 42nd Annual scientific Conference of the International College of Surgeons, Nigeria chapter at Sky pavilion ,Ikeja Aug 2007
  26. Basic Trauma Life Support: Presented at a Workshop Organized by the West African College of Surgeons on Disaster Management for Doctors at the UITH Ilorin in AUG 2007
  27. Biopty gun-driven versus manually driven tru-cut protate Biopsy:Presented at the National Association of Urological Surgeeons (NAUS) Conference Nov.2007
  28. Pattern of Open prostatectomy,UITH experience 2003-2007. Presented at Nigerian Association of Urological Surgeons (NAUS) in Nov.2008
  29. Orchidectomy for Prostate Cancer:UITH: experience 2003-2007 Presented at the Nigerian Association of Urological Surgeons (NAUS) in Nov .2008