Oladipo Olujimi Akinkugbe CFR, MD, D.Phil, FRCP, FWACP, FAS, NNOM, Officier de
l’Ordre National de la Republique de Cote d’Ivoire, Emeritus Professor of
Medicine, University of Ibadan, was born in Ondo on 17 July 1933. He attended
Government College Ibadan (1946-51), University College Ibadan (now University
of Ibadan) (1951-55), University of London (1955-58), University of Liv..
The WHO programme for Emergency and Essential Surgical Care (EESC) is dedicated to strengthening health systems by improving access to safe, timely and affordable surgical, obstetric and anaesthetic care to optimize health outcomes. This programme covers those interventions that are critical for specific conditions to prevent premature death and disability and focuses on improving infrastructure a..