International adviser – Nigeria
Ifeoma is involved in several research initiatives in kidney disease and clinical trials.
Her scope includes; the International Society of Nephrology sponsored epidemiologic study of kidney disease, H3Africa Kidney Disease Network under the H3Africa Consortium, genetics/genomic studies with centres in Israel, and the USA, and a multi-country, multi-centre hypertension clinical trials in Africa.
She is a member of many national and international professional societies and has published in national and international peer-reviewed journals. She is a professor at the College of Medicine, University of Nigeria and has affiliations with several hospitals. She teaches medical students, student nurses and supervises postgraduate students and resident doctors.