Dr Ajibola Awotiwon

Content Developer
<h4>Dr Ajibola Awotiwon</h4><h6>Content Developer</h6>

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Tel: +27 21 406 6930
Email: [email protected]

Ajibola Awotiwon joined the Knowledge Translation Unit in October 2014 as a clinical evidence researcher. An MBBS graduate of the University of Lagos, Ajibola worked in both public and private practices in Eastern and South Western Nigeria. Ajibola completed the MSc in Clinical Epidemiology programme at Stellenbosch University in December 2014. His thesis was a Cochrane systematic review that assessed the effectiveness of zinc supplementation for children with measles. He has since published another Cochrane systematic review that assess the efficacy and safety of antifungal drugs for the primary prevention of cryptococcal disease in HIV-positive adults and children, which informed the World Health Organization recommendations on the subject. He led the localisation of the PACK programme for Nigeria and for Ethiopia and the most recent update of the Western Cape version of the PACK Adult guide. He is currently involved in the maintenance of the PACK Clinical Evidence Database and further development of PACK.”

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