SECOND ANNUAL NURSING CONFERENCE
HOLISTIC NURSING IN CANCER CARE: AN
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Prof. Chummy Nwogu
He will be speaking on "Epidiomology of Cancer in Nigeria"
Prof. Chummy Nwogu is the CEO of Lakeshore Cancer Centre, a Thoracic Surgical Oncologist and Cancer Epidemiologist. He received his basic medical education at the University of Nigeria College of Medicine, Enugu; General Surgical Residency training at Flushing Hospital/Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York; Cardiothoracic Surgery Residency at the University of Massachusetts, Worcester; Thoracic Surgical Oncology Fellowship at the Brigham & Women’s Hospital/ Harvard Medical School, Boston; and Cancer Prevention and Pathology Doctorate degree at the State University of New York (SUNY) at Buffalo. He is a Professor of Surgery and Oncology at the Roswell Park Cancer Institute and at SUNY, Buffalo. He is extremely passionate about cancer care in resource limited environments with a focus on Nigeria. He has been involved in numerous cancer screening missions, awareness campaigns and professional education programs all over Nigeria.
Will be a panellist in the Panel Discussion on “Challenges and way forward in providing holistic nursing care”
A Registered Public Health Nurse (RPHN) 2000 Masters in Applied Gerontology from Flinders University, South Australia (2016) Has served as a lecturer in various Schools of Nursing for about seven years, Has provided Technical support for WHO, and UNICEF as a facilitator Has been with the Nursing and Midwifery Council of Nigeria since 2006. Member of the Editorial Board of the N&MCN Research Journal Secretary Research Committee of the Council Member of Staff Education Department of N&MCN Mr Emmanuel Udontre will be speaking on “the future of Nursing Profession in the competitive Health care Industry” Will also be a panellist in the Panel Discussion on “Challenges and way forward in providing holistic nursing care”
Dorcas Olukemi Shonibare
She will be speaking on "Setting the pace in nursing"
Dorcas Olukemi Shonibare was born on 25th September, 1965 in Lagos. She began her Primary Education at Methodist Primary School Obele-Odan, Surulere and proceeded to New Era Girls Secondary School Surulere from 1977 – 1982. She gained admission to School of Nursing University College Hospital Ibadan in April, 1984 and obtained the State Registered Nurse Certificate in 1987. She had in-service training in Lagos State School of Midwifery, Awolowo Road, Ikoyi from 1993 – 1994. Mrs. Shonibare bagged the first Degree in Nursing Education from University of Ibadan in 2001, furthered her education with a Master degree in Public Administration in 2006 from Lagos State University and a Master degree in Maternal and Child Health Nursing from University of Ibadan, Oyo State.
Dorcas commenced her Civil Service Career with Lagos State in January 1990 as a Staff Nurse in General Hospital Lagos. Sequel to the Completion of In-service-training as a Midwife, she worked in Lagos Island Maternity Hospital and the then Ayinke House, Ikeja. Her performance as a student Midwife paved way for her to be identified as an instrument good enough to impact knowledge and skills, hence she became a clinical instructor from 1995 – 2001.
Mrs. Shonibare rose through the ranks from a clinical instructor to the post of the last Head of School of Nursing Awolowo Road, Ikoyi and the first Head of School of Nursing Igando, Lagos.
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Dr Cheluchi Onyemelukwe
Barr Cheluchi will be speaking on “confidentiality in cancer care”
Dr Cheluchi Onyemelukwe is Managing Partner, Health Ethics and Law Consulting, a pioneer legal and consulting firm that advises extensively in the health, social and development sectors. An expert in Health Law and Policy, Cheluchi regularly provides legal, policy and strategic advisory to health care businesses, hospitals, international development agencies such as the World Bank, UNODC, non-profit organisations such as Pharmacess and government agencies like the NHIS in Nigeria and other organisations internationally. As part of her work, she has been involved in drafting key health legislation. She is also Associate Professor of Health Law at Babcock University.
She provides legal services for health reforms in Nigeria and is a member of various national committees on health including the National Health Research Ethics Committee, the National Health Finance Technical Working Group, and the E-health Technical Working Group on Legislation, Policy and Compliance where she provides legal advisory and support.
Cheluchi is a member of the professional bodies including the Nigerian Bar Association, the World Association of Medical Law, the International Bar Association, a member of the IBA's Life Sciences and Health Care Committee.
She speaks regularly on health law and ethics. Her research includes research on health finance, regulation and governance, gender, child protection etc and has been published internationally. She is the author of Health Research Governance in Africa: Law, Ethics and Regulation (Routledge, UK, 2018).
She holds a doctorate degree in Law from Dalhousie University, Canada where she was a Killam Scholar and a Canadian Institutes of Health Research Fellow, and a First Class Honours Degree in Law from the University of Nigeria.
He's a Nurse, Emergency Care Specialist and an Healthcare enterpreneur, with work experience in different organizations one of which is as a flight medic with the flyingdoctors.
His quest for improved knowledge and practice lead him to engage in different trainings and conferences outside and in his field. He is a BLS & ACLS provider and training facilitator.
He's the founder of Nurses Jobs & Opportunities [NJO] an online platform which focuses on sharing available Jobs and Opportunities for Nigerian Nurses. He is the lead ambassador of Vigor Health Drive [VHD] an NGO based in Atlanta Georgia USA, and have conducted several projects and trainings. An OPPORTUNITY MINER open to effective collaboration. He's an humble Christian passionate about Nigeria healthcare professionals.
Mrs. Chiji Achomadu is the current charge nurse in Oncology at The Eko Hospital PLC. Her first steps into Nursing began at the School of Nursing UCH Ibadan where she graduated as a registered nurse. She moved to School Of Midwifery, UBTH Benin City and qualified as a certified midwife.
Her professional career kicked off at Egbuna Adazia Hospital in Lagos where she worked as a midwife for 5 years, then moved on to The Eko Hospital as a nurse charge. Between 2000 and 2008, she obtained qualifications in Radiation Oncology Nursing from the department of radiation biology LUTH and Post Graduate Diploma in Hospital Management from MEDILAG Consult College of Medicine Idi-araba, Lagos. In the course of her career in Oncology, she has attended up to date courses in oncology and palliative care, some of which are; A workshop training on Palliative and End-of-Life Care organized by Centre for Palliative care Nigeria in conjunction with Hospice Palliative Care Unit, University College Hospital, Ibadan in 2011 and Cancer Control training and research capacity building for the 21st century, organized by AORTIC cancer education and training workshop of national hospital Abuja from in 2016. She is blessed with 4 beautiful ladies.
Nurse Emeribe Uchenna
She will be speaking on “Overview of Cancer”
Uchenna is the Head Nurse at Lakeshore Cancer Center, where her primary role is to supervise other nurses and provide premium quality care to oncology patients.
Uchenna is a registered Nurse and mid-wife, she was certified by the Nursing and Midwifery Council of Nigeria (NMCN) in 2005 and again in 2008. She is an active member of the Oncology Nursing Society (ONS).
Nurse Uchenna has a very keen interest in Oncology- her experience in the field has spanned over 9 years working with Eko Hospital and Lakeshore Cancer Center..
Throughout her career, she has had the opportunity to attend numerous trainings- some of these include international trainings in Ghana (Sweden Ghana Medical Center) in 2014 and again in India (Yashoda Medical Center) in 2017.. She has also attended numerous workshops with the Society for Quality Healthcare in Nigeria (SQHN), Lead Nurse Africa, and other leading organizations. These have further enhanced her competency, knowledge, and dedication in the field. helped strengthen and improve her oncology skills greatly.
As head nurse of Lakeshore Cancer Center, Uche has also been opportune to attend numerous outreaches and corporate events, where she apart from showcasing her clinical expertise, has had the opportunity to speak to general public and other healthcare works on Prevention, Screening, and Treatment for Cancer Uche is always smiling and her patients describe her as knowledgeable, emphatic and extremely passionate. This shows through in her key role as a co-pioneer and organizer of the Dew Drops Support Group- a cancer support group under the LCC umbrella aimed at providing support, knowledge and encouragement to survivors.
Shotunde Modupe is a fellow of the West African Nurse, she became a Registered Nurse in the year 1977, and a registered widwife in 1989. She has a diploma in nursing management from the University of Benin in 1999,bachelor of Nursing from National Open University of Nigeria in 2010, bagged a master in public administration in 2013.
Modupe was the best graduating staff nurse ,most elegant and intelligent and best practical nurse during her schooling days in the early and late 80s, also to her credit are othr notable awards which are Role model award,Best Apex CNO lagos State, Gold merit award, Prominent Leadership Excellent leadership award to mention but a few. She has also authored and authored key note presentations across the country. A woman with notable Achiements who has served as speakers in most nursing conference across the country, served as external exminer's,visiting lecturer and guest facilitator in numerous health institutions. Her great working experience cannot but be noticed too, She has been and is still a jewel in the field of nursing and currently serving as Head of Nursing LASUTH.
Julie Mogbo is a Registered Nurse. She was board certified by the Nigerian Nursing and Midwifery Council in 2008. She is the innovator and trainer of Family Bond Nursing Systems; a nursing practice intervention model which utilizes familial relationships as tools to promote family health, facilitate healing and improve patient outcomes.
She has presented papers at both local and international conferences which has put the spotlight on psychosocial nursing and the need for healthcare professionals and institutions to render family focused care. Julie is a highly sought after trainer, speaker and coach when it comes to parenting, child training, pregnancy, sexual sanity and safety, and Family well-being in general.
She is the host of “Strengthening Bonds”: an online radio program on Pinnacle Health Radio which aims at enlightening humanity about the strength of relationship in sustaining health and wellness.
She is a guest on many Radio and Television stations like TV Continental, Galaxy TV, Inspiration FM, African Christian Broadcasting Network TV amongst others. Julie is the Family Health Director of Lead Nurse Africa International Foundation and member of the International Family Nurses Association and has just released her new book: Child Sexual Preservation and Safety: a pathway to raising sexually sane and safe children. “family support in patients care”
She will be speaking on “The Role of the Nurse in Palliative care and Bereavement Process”.
Chioma Asuzu Holds a nursing degree from the university of Ibadan in 1992, Masters of Education in Psychology Counselling in 1995 and a Phd in Clinical Psychology in 1998. She became a FWACN in june 2005 and holds a diploma Cancer Prevention and control and Molecular prevention of Cancer in 2007.
Her responsibility in my employment is in the area of clinical psychology and my field practice is in the area of psycho-oncology, where cancer patients are seen and counselled, researches are carried out and community services given in form of seminars and workshops in the area of cancer prevention and control.
While her research focus is in the area of assessment of distress, coping strategies and quality of life of cancer patients and application of psychological interventions such as cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) in its management. Current areas of research includes traditional healers and cancer patients, smoking cessation, breast cancer and self breast examination, cancer survivorship, cancer of the cervix and prostate cancer education and care.
She recently led BIGCAT/AORTIC funded study to assess the use and impact of traditional healers in the treatment of cancer patients in the University College Hospital, Ibadan and the University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Enugu. She also laid the groundwork for the proposed Masters programme in psycho-oncology, which has been approved by the senate of the University. This programme will train personnel in the area of psycho-oncology. She has served in numerous positions and bagged notable nonours to her name. SHe is currently an Associate Professor at the college of medicine, university of ibadan and aSpecial Adviser ( Honourary)Psycho-Oncology Unit Department of Radiation Oncology University College Hospital.
Arowosegbe Olumide holds a degree in computer science and engineering from Ladoke Akintola University of Technology Ogbomoso, and currently runs a course at National Open University of Nigeria Ibadan study center. He is a trained and certified computer programmer and web developer with over 7 years’ experience. He has worked with Encrypted Vision, Bluespectra Digital Solutions, Hayroyal Consult and serves as Chief Technology Officer and Head of tech Solutions. He has handled complex programming concept, co-anchored seminars and successfully trained individuals on soft skills of programming and tech related matters.
Olumide is a certified digital marketing strategist, project manager and an alumni of African managers Initiative (AMI Kenya) He also passed through Lagos Business School and Fate Foundation. He is currently the C.E.O of Time Systems International Services Limited, an IT firm that expertise on software development, mobile, web and desktop based applications, training of individuals and ,IT consultancy. He is passionate about transformational leadership, generating and promoting positive and innovative business ideas that would empower people, communities and nations, thus helping to infuse confidence in the present and hope for posterity.