Dr. Maxwell M. Nwegbu


Dr. Maxwell M. Nwegbu graduated from the College of Medicine, University of Nigeria (UNN) and had his specialist training in Pathology (Chemical Pathology sub-specialty) at the University College Hospital Ibadan Nigeria. He obtained the Fellowship of the West African College of Physicians (Laboratory Medicine), emerging as the recipient of the 2006 Awoonor-Reiner prize for best graduating Fellow in Pathology. He is a Fellow of the Open Medical Institute of Austrian-American Foundation in Pathology, Global Health Fellow of the Novartis Institute of Biomedical Research, and part of the research team at Centre for Excellence in Sickle cell Research and Training Abuja (CESRTA). He is currently an Associate Professor and acting Dean of the Faculty of Basic Clinical Sciences, College of Health Sciences, and University of Abuja.