Prof. Olarotiomi I. Akinola


Prof. Olarotiomi I. Akinola

SOGON President

Professor of Obstetrics and Gynaecology

Professor of Obstetrics and Gynaecology at Lagos State University College of Medicine.

He had his medical school training at the State Medical Institute, Zaporozhe 1974 - 1975 and State Medical Institute Kiev 1975 - 1981 all in USSR now Ukraine.

He obtained Doctor of Medicine MD (Honours) degree in 1981.

He had his residency training in obstetrics and gynaecology at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital, Idi-Araba from 1988 to 1994.

He became a fellow of WACS in 1994. He also obtained his fellowship of the International College of Surgeons in 2004.

He is also an honorary consultant and Head of Unit of Onco-gynaecology in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology in LASUTH and the President for The Society of Gynaecology and Obstetrics of Nigeria (SOGON)