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US National Academy of Medicine elects Prof Tomori as Member



20 Oct 2016 88

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A professor of virology and President, Nigerian Academy of Science, Dr Oyewale Tomori has been elected an international member of the US National Academy of Medicine (NAM), effective October 1 2016. Election to the Academy is considered one of the highest honours in the fields of health and medicine and recognizes individuals who have demonstrated outstanding professional achievement and commitment to service. In electing Dr. Tomori, NAM members noted his leadership role in establishing the Africa Regional Polio Laboratory Network, developing laboratory capacity for polio diagnosis and providing a framework for the setup of additional laboratory networks for yellow fever,

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