Segun Toyin Dawodu

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Segun Toyin Dawodu
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Born Segun Toyin Dawodu
(1960-10-13) October 13, 1960 (age 53)
Benin city, Nigeria
Nationality Nigerian, British , American
Alma mater University of Ibadan, University of London, Johns Hopkins University, Northwestern University
Occupation Associate Professor of Pain Medicine, Albany Medical College
Religion Christian - Anglican/Episcopal[citation needed]
Spouse(s) Egbe Osifo-Dawodu [1]
Parents Michael Ehinwinarhinwian Dawodu-Osagie,
Sarat Bamidele Dawodu(Late: died - January 20, 1968)

Segun Toyin Dawodu (born October 13, 1960 in Nigeria) is an Associate Professor of Pain Medicine at Albany Medical College.[2]

He has been a major contributor to the peer-reviewed articles on eMedicine which merged with Medscape with such articles becoming major sources of information for physicians, resident physicians and medical students all over world in the diagnosis and management of Spinal Cord Injury,[3] Cauda Equina and Conus Medullaris Syndromes,[4] Swallowing Disorders[5] and Traumatic Brain Injury.[6]

He established the first website on Nigeria's socio-political issues, Dawodu.com, in 1998 leading the way to the establishment of other similar websites on Nigeria issues.[7]

He also established the first website on the history and people of the old Benin Kingdom, edo-nation.net, in 1998 and provided the first free email service from a Nigerian organization.[citation needed]

He was a pioneer member of the Committee for the Defence of Human Rights (CDHR) in Nigeria in 1987.[citation needed]

He is a graduate of Medicine (MD) from University of Ibadan, Nigeria, of Law from University of London/Queen Mary (LL.B and LL.M), graduate of Medical Informatics (Master of Science) from Northwestern University[8] and a graduate of the Johns Hopkins University Carey Business School with an MBA.[9] He is board certified in the medical specialties of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Pain Medicine, Sports Medicine, Spinal Cord Injury Medicine and Electrodiagnostic Medicine.[10][11][12][13] He is also a diplomate of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, Scotland.[14]

He is a licensed Physician in the United States in the District of Columbia,[15] States of New York,[16] Virginia,[17] Maryland,[18] Indiana[19] & Pennsylvania,[20] in United Kingdom with the General Medical Council,[21] Nigeria with the Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria [22] and Medical Board of Trinidad and Tobago.[23] He is also a licensed Medical Informatician as a specialist in Medical informatics/ Health informatics with the United Kingdom Council For Health Informatics Professions (UKCHIP).[24]

He was previously (2000-2001) a Clinical Instructor of Traumatic Brain Injury and Stroke Medicine at Mount Sinai Hospital/Medical School in New York City before going into solo private practice.[25]

He has served in many capacities in different professional organizations including being currently a member of the editorial board in the Knowledge NOW publications of the American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation,[26] membership of different committees of the American Academy of Neuromuscular and Electrodiagnostic Medicine,[27] etc.

He is a Fellow of the American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation,[28] Fellow of the American Academy of Neuromuscular and Electrodiagnostic Medicine,[29] Fellow of the Royal Society of Medicine,[30] Member of the Faculty of Medical Leadership and Management,[31] and Member/Diplomate of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh.[32]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Egbe Dawodu, http://www.ox.ac.uk/about_the_university/introducing_oxford/an_oxford_education/profiles/dawodu.html
  2. ^ ALBANY MEDICAL CENTER, http://www.amc.edu/PhysicianDirectory/index.cfm?event=showPhysicianDetail&med_prof_rec_no=6803
  3. ^ Spinal Cord Injury, http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/322480-overview
  4. ^ Cauda Equina and Conus Medullaris Syndromes, http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1148690-overview
  5. ^ Swallowing Disorders, http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/317667-overview
  6. ^ Traumatic Brain Injury, http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/326510-overview
  7. ^ Online Nigeria Guide, http://www.guide.onlinenigeria.com/linkdetail.aspx?id=341#
  8. ^ Northwestern University Chicago IL USA, http://alumni.northwestern.edu
  9. ^ The Johns Hopkins University, https://my.johnshopkins.edu/uPortal/render.userLayoutRootNode.uP
  10. ^ MARQUIS WHO'S WHO, https://cgi.marquiswhoswho.com/OnDemand/Default.aspx?last_name=dawodu&first_name=segun
  11. ^ American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, https://www.abpmr.org/search_results.html?id=13347
  12. ^ PMREHAB, http://www.pmrehab.com/doctors.htm
  13. ^ American Board of Electrodiagnostic Medicine, http://webportal.aanem.org/BuyersGuide/ProfessionalSearch.aspx
  14. ^ Royal College of Surgeons OF Edinburgh, http://www.rcsed.ac.uk/fellows/sdawodu
  15. ^ District of Columbia Medical Board, http://app.hpla.doh.dc.gov/weblookup/
  16. ^ New York Medical Board, http://www.nydoctorprofile.com/dispatch?action=display_search_parameters
  17. ^ Virginia Medical Board, http://www.vahealthprovider.com/search.asp
  18. ^ Maryland Medical Board, http://www.mbp.state.md.us/bpqapp/
  19. ^ Indiana Medical Board, https://mylicense.in.gov/EVerification/Search.aspx
  20. ^ Pennsylvania Medical Board, http://www.licensepa.state.pa.us/
  21. ^ General Medical Council, http://www.gmc-uk.org
  22. ^ Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria, http://www.mdcnigeria.org/
  23. ^ Medical Board of Trinidad and Tobago, http://www.mbtt.org/
  24. ^ UKCHIP, http://newregistration.ukchip.net/Unauthenticated/ViewRegister.aspx?publicRegister=true
  25. ^ Mount Sinai Hospital Tel; 212-824-8100, http://credletter.mountsinai.org/intranet/Home/credentials/credletter?
  26. ^ PMR Knowledge NOW, http://now.aapmr.org/acknowledgements/Pages/NOW-Editorial-Board.aspx
  27. ^ AANEM Committees,http://www.aanem.org/Membership/Membership-Directory.aspx
  28. ^ AAPMR,http://www.aapmr.org
  29. ^ AANEM,http://www.aanem.org
  30. ^ Royal Society of Medicine,http://www.rsm.org.uk/
  31. ^ FMLM,http://www.fmlm.ac.uk
  32. ^ Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh,http://www.rcsed.ac.uk/fellows/sdawodu