DR. SAKA AISHAT OLUWATOYIN

Chairman MAC.

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Dr. Saka Aishat Oluwatoyin
Born some 43 years ago in Ilorin, Kwara state capital of North Central geo political zone of Nigeria Dr Aisha Oluwatoyin Saka has since distinguished herself as a Paediatrician of repute.
She attended the famous Queen Elizabeth Secondary School Ilorin, Kwara state and obtained the West Africa Examination Council Examinations Certificate in 1993. She proceeded to University of Ilorin where she bagged her Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery MBBS in the year 2001.
A Senior Lecturer with Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, College of Medicine University of Ilorin, Saka won Dr Adeoye and Adedayo Adeniyi Prize for the Best Clinical Candidate in Clinical Paediatrics in the year 2010 National Post Graduate Medical College of Nigeria.
At present, the Chairman Medical Advisory Committee (C-MAC), of University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital (UITH), Saka after her Master in Public Health, University of Ilorin, Ilorin Nigeria (2010), Certificate program in Health Planning and Management (2010), Certificate Program in Health Information Management System (2011), was at the prestigious Stellenbosch University Cape Town for Post Graduate Diploma in Paediatric Nutrition and Gastroenterology (2012) and prized Boston University School of Medicine, for Post Graduate Diploma in Paediatric Nutrition (2016).
The astute academic and a Fellow of the  National Post graduate Medical College of Nigeria, FMCPaed (2009), has till date has notable scholarships and prizes to her honours.
A member of Paediatric Association of Nigeria (PAN), Nigeria Medical Association (NMA), European Society of Paediatric Gastroenterology, Hepathology and Nutritionist (ESPHGAN), Medical and Dental Consultants Association of Nigeria (MDCAN), and Medical Women Association of Nigeria (MWAN), the Medical Administrator of note who had in Acting capacity served as the Chief Medical Director (CMD) and Chairman Medical Advisory Committee (CMAC) of the UITH  during her tenure as the Deputy Chairman MAC in charge of Education and Training between 2014-2018. She is  is at present, a representative of the Faculty of Clinical Science at the Senate of University of Ilorin.
A Reviewer of numerous research articles, National Postgraduate Medical College of Nigeria-with special interests in Nutritional issues and training- a Principal Investigator with WHO, (Sentinel Surveillance for Rota Virus Diarrhea in Africa Ilorin Sentinel Site), Saka, in the area of community services since 2011 has served as  COBES supervisor for preclinical students at the College of Health Sciences University of Ilorin and resource persons for Nutritional issues in the community and for the media.
A dutiful medical colossus is married with children.

 

"To transform University of llorin Teaching Hospital to be the hub of quality and standard healthcare service delivery in Africa by the year 2019''