PROFESSOR OYEWALE TOMORI MAKES NIGERIA PROUD
The immediate past president of the Nigerian Academy of Science, Professor Oyewale Tomori, FAS, has kept Nigeria’s flag flying with 80 other international members as he was inducted a member of the Class 2016, of the US National Academy of Medicine on the 14th of October 2017 in Washington, USA.
Reading Tomori’s tribute, the orator said “Dr. Oyewale Tomori led the development of the Africa Regional Polio Laboratory Network, a vital part of the global polio eradication program. His work established a paradigm for the development of similar laboratory networks for measles, yellow fever, influenza and other viral hemorrhagic fevers, including Ebola virus, in Africa”