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50 Years of Postgraduate Medical Education in Nigeria: Achievements, Challenges and Prospects

50 YEARS OF POSTGRADUATE MEDICAL EDUCATION IN NIGERIA: ACHIEVEMENTS, CHALLENGES AND PROSPECTS.   Keynote Address   by   Nimi Briggs, OON, DFMC, FAS. PROFESSOR Emeritus, University of Port Harcourt.     at the 50th Anniversary celebrations of the National Postgraduate Medical College of Nigeria   Wednesday, September 18, 2019     email: nimi@profbriggs.net website: nimibriggs.org         […]

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Creating World Class Universities For A Vibrant Nigerian Economy and Sustainable Democracy

CREATING WORLD CLASS UNIVERSITIES FOR A VIBRANT NIGERIAN ECONOMY AND SUSTAINABLE DEMOCRACY   24TH CONVOCATION LECTURE UNIVERSITY OF UYO                                                                                                                                               by   NIMI BRIGGS Emeritus Professor, University of Port Harcourt. Pro-chancellor and Chairman of Council, Federal University Lokoja.   email: nimi@profbriggs.net website:nimibriggs.org                                                                 Friday 2 November 2018   INTRODUCTORY REMARKS. I cherish the opportunity to […]

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Quality Assurance: A Transformational Strategy

QUALITY ASSURANCE: A TRANSFORMATIONAL STRATEGY.                                                              Keynote Address     by     Nimi Briggs email:nimi@profbriggs.net website:nimibriggs.org Emeritus Professor, University of Port Harcourt. Pro-chancellor and Chairman of Council, Federal University Lokoja. Pro-Chancellor and Chairman of Council, Bayelsa Medical University.                                             at the meeting of the   Association of Vice-Chancellors of Nigerian Universities (AVCNU)   […]

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In Pursuit Of Justice and Equity: Rooting For The Health of the Poor

WEST AFRICAN COLLEGE OF SURGEONS. 20TH SIR SAMUEL MANUWA MEMORIAL LECTURE.     In pursuit of justice and equity: ROOTING FOR THE HEALTH OF THE POOR.     by Nimi Briggs.  Professor Emeritus, University of Port Harcourt, Nigeria. Pro-chancellor and Chairman of Council, Federal University, Lokoja, Nigeria.     Banjul, the Gambia.                            Tuesday, 27 February […]

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Resources And The Prospects of Development in Nigerian Universities

Federal University Lokoja 2nd Convocation Lecture.   Resources And The Prospects of Development in Nigerian Universities By Nimi Briggs. OON, MD, FAS. Pro-chancellor and chairman of the council.     Thursday 2nd November 2017                           email: nimi@profbriggs.net                                                                               Website:nimibriggs.org     Opening Remarks Doctrine of necessity is a term that made a strong showing in the […]

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Education For Political Stability in Nigeria, by Professor Nimi Briggs

PHILOSOPHERS OF EDUCATION ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (PEAN) 2018 CONFERENCE AT THE UNIVERSITY OF PORT HARCOURT.         KEYNOTE ADDRESS. TITLE EDUCATION FOR POLITICAL STABILITY IN NIGERIA BY NIMI BRIGGS Professor Emeritus, University of Port Harcourt. Pro-chancellor and Chairman of Council, Federal University Lokoja.                     […]

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The Chairman’s Welcome Address – ASCAF Congress – NPMCN

The 115th Senate meeting of the College approved that the year 2019 should provide an opportunity to celebrate the commencement of Postgraduate Medical Training in Nigeria. It would be recalled that the proposals of the Nigeria Medical Council to commence postgraduate training were given legal backing by the Decree No. 44 of 1969 which subsequently led […]

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