Dr. Adesoji O Ademuyiwa MBBS, FWACS, FMCS(Paed), FACS, CF is a Professor of Paediatric Surgery and Surgical Epidemiology in the Department of surgery, Faculty of Clinical Sciences, College of Medicine of the University of Lagos. He is also the Chief of Paediatric Surgery at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital, Lagos, Nigeria.
Dr. Ademuyiwa has been actively involved in research in his specialty of Paediatric Surgery in the areas of neonatal surgery, gastroenterology and colorectal surgery in children as well as wound closure techniques and surgical education. Recently, Dr. Ademuyiwa’s interest has been in the unique role of paediatric surgery as an integral part of public health making him to be actively involved in several collaborations including the Globalsurg Collaborative, GloobalPaedSurg and Global Initiative for Children’s Surgery (GICS). He is currently the Executive Secretary of Pan Africa Paediatric Surgery Association (PAPSA). He is well published with several peer reviewed publications, book chapters and invited lectures to his credit.