Guide To Effective Teaching And Learning In Africa

GUIDE TO EFFECTIVE TEACHING AND LEARNING IN AFRICA MODULE 15 Teaching and Learning in Medical Sciences Nimi D. Briggs   CONTENT   OBJECTIVES OF Module 15 General Remarks Introduction The Degree The Trainee The Trainer The Environment – University, Laboratory, Hospital, Community Curriculum and its Implementation Teaching Medicine Learning Medicine Medical Technology Examination of the […]

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Book Launch – Fundamentals of Geodesy – Remarks of Prof Nimi Briggs, as Launch Chair

Fundamentals of Geodesy, by Dagogo M.J. Fubara, Francis A. Fajemirokun, Christian U. Ezeigbo CHAIRMAN’S OPENING REMARKS So, what is Geodesy? Many may ask? Is it Geometry – that branch of mathematics that deals with shapes and their properties? Is it Geography? – where we study spaces along with people and their environment in fascinating circumstances that span the […]

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8th International Conference and Workshop on Quality Assurance in Higher Education in Nigeria Communique

The Report and Communique of 8th International Conference and Workshop on Quality Assurance in Higher Education in Nigeria Communique. BACKGROUND After the 7th International Conference on Quality Assurance in Higher Education in Africa (ICQAHEA) held in September 2015 in Abuja, Nigeria, there have been several notable developments in the promotion of quality in higher education in […]

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Life Depends On Birthweight

Life Depends on Birthweight – by Professor Nimi Briggs (November 2003) – A Keynote address in honour of Late John Bateman Lawson, at the 36th Annual Conference of the Society of Gynaecology and Obstetrics of Nigeria (SOGON). INTRODUCTION An unstoppable admirer of the late Horatio Oritshejolomi Thomas once asked him when he was Dean of the Medical School […]

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Conferment of 2015 SOGON Distinguished Award – Administration

Dear Prof Nimi Briggs,     CONFERMENT OF 2015 SOGON DISTINGUISHED AWARD-  ADMINISTRATION   On behalf of the President and members of the Society of Gynaecology and Obstetrics of Nigeria (SOGON), l convey to you the decision of SOGON Council to approve your nomination for the 2015 SOGON Distinguished Award –Administration   Over the years […]

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Appointment into the Court of Governors, College of Medicine, University of Lagos

  On October 22, 2015, Professor Nimi Briggs was appointed into the Court of Governors, College of Medicine, University of Lagos, Lagos Nigeria.

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WHO IS A MANAGER?

A Short Address by Professor Nimi Briggs on the Occasion of the Commissioning of the NIM Office and Project. On Wednesday, 17 December, 2014. “One who manages” was the answer I gave to my self-imposed question, “Who is a Manager?” But I quickly realised that the answer was of poor quality; it was begging the […]

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