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Dr O. T Awotunde is a consultant Family Physician and fellow of the National Postgraduate Medical College of Nigeria. He obtained his first degree at the Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria in 1995. He became a member of the West African College of Physicians in 2002 and was awarded fellowship of the National Postgraduate College in 2004.
In 2005, he joined the workforce of the Baptist Medical Centre Ogbomoso which was upgraded to Bowen University Teaching Ogbomoso. He works at the Bowen University Teaching Hospital as a frontline General Practitioner with special interest in Maternal Health and gynaecologic care. His duties include training of resident doctors in Family Medicine. He is also a Senior Lecturer at the Faculty of Clinical Sciences of the College of health Sciences, Bowen University, Iwo. In addition, he is an examiner of the Faculty of Family medicine, National Postgraduate Medical College of Nigeria.
As a Family Physician, he demonstrates skills in holistic medical care provision, coordination of care, management of health resources, advocacy for improved health and research. Again, by virtue of his training, he practises Lifestyle Medicine, Generational Medicine, Geriatric Medicine, Sports and Travel medicine. Furthermore, he is a certified provider of Advanced Life Support in Obstetrics and Basic Life Support. He also demonstrates skills in both diagnostic and therapeutic gynaecologic laparoscopy. He has exposure and some experience in basic urogynaecologic surgery.
He has undergone formal and informal Leadership and Management courses which have enabled him hold various leadership positions both within and outside the hospital setting spanning over 15 years. Consequently, he has won prestigious service awards.
Dr O.T Awotunde is happily married with children. He loves reading, listening to gospel music and cycling.