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NIGERIA - Nigerian Society of Anaesthetists

Nigerian Society of Anaesthetists
Department of Anaesthesia, Bingham University Teaching Hospital, Jos, Plateau State


Phone: +234 8120 409 500 / +234 803 701 0020

President: Dr Elizabeth OGBOLI-NWASOR
Secretary: Dr Aderonke ADESIYAN
Treasurer: Dr Morayo Salawu

Members: 624
AGM Date: 23 November 2018
Preferred Language: English
Year Joined: 2000
Region: ARS

Further Information



Country population: 174m 

Number of physicians: 58,363 (2009) 

Source: WHO Country Profile 2015   

The President of the NSA, Dr Onajin-Obembe, was elected as the President of the African Regional Section of the WFSA, and the NSA Secretary, Dr Ogboli-Nwasor is a co-opted member of the WFSA Education Committee.

The society complied its first Membership Directory, and NSA members have completed the WFSA Fellowship training in different subspecialties which are Pain, Obstetrics, Paediatrics, Regional Anaesthesia, and ICU.  

The society endorsed the Ketamine fact sheet.

In November, NSA held its 22nd Annual Scientific Conference in Calabar, Cross River State, Nigeria. A successful workshop on ICU was anchored by Dr John Sampson and Camila Lyons at this conference.  

NSA also received an invitation to join G4 Alliance