Pharmaceutical Microbiololgy HOD's Profile


Professor Iruka N Okeke holds B.Pharm, M.Sc and Ph.D. degrees from Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife Nigeria.  She researches the molecular epidemiology, pathogenesis and drug resistance of enteric bacteria, and laboratory practice in Africa. She is author/coauthor of several scientific papers and chapters as well as the books Divining Without Seeds:  The case for strengthening laboratory medicine in Africa (Cornell) and Genetics:  Genes, Genomes and Evolution (Oxford).  Iruka is the Editor-in-Chief of the African Journal of Laboratory Medicine