Graduates

Margaret Omowaleola Akinwaare

Institution
Cohort
Current Position

Research Fellow

Department

N/A

Nationality:

year of completion:

2020

Biography:

Margaret is a registered Nurse, Midwife and a Public Health Nurse in Nigeria. She holds a degree in Nursing (BNSc) from Obafemi Awolowo University, Nigeria, and a Master’s degree (MSc) in Maternal and Child Health Nursing from University of Ibadan, Nigeria. She worked as a staff Nurse/Midwife for thirteen years before she joined University of Ibadan where she worked as a midwifery clinical instructor for three years before joining the academics. Margaret is currently a lecturer and a researcher at the Department of Nursing, University of Ibadan, Nigeria. She is a passionate midwife, whose interest is to see the maternal and neonatal mortality rate in developing countries, especially in Nigeria, decline to the rate obtainable in developed countries. Therefore, she focuses more on interdisciplinary research on pregnancy and childbirth. She is also currently a doctoral student in the Department of Nursing, University of Ibadan, with her research focusing on birth preparedness and complication readiness.

Areas of Interest:

Health Communication

Area of specialization

Health Communication

bachelor's degree

Bachelor of Social Science-Sociology and Public Administration

Faculty

Master of Science in Medical Anthropology

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