Tobacco Free Initiative (TFI)

Dr Olalekan A. Ayo-Yusuf, BDS, PhD

  • PhD, Health Promotion, Maastricht University, Netherlands, 2008
  • MPH, Health Policy and Health Management, University of Pretoria, South Africa, 2003
  • DHSM, Postgraduate Diploma in Health Systems Management, University of Pretoria, 2001
  • Master of Science in Dentistry (MSc. Odont), University of Pretoria, South Africa, 1998
  • Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS), University of Benin, Nigeria, 1992
  • Associate Professor, Public Oral health & Health promotion, Dept of Community Dentistry, University of Pretoria, South Africa
  • F.H. Odendaal Hospital, Nylstroom, Limpopo province, South Africa: Medical Superintendent/Chief Executive, 1999-2002, Regional oral health co-ordinator, 1996-1999, Senior Dental Officier, 1995-1999
  • Dental Officer, Randle Community Health Centre, Surulere LGA, Lagos, Nigeria, 1994-1995
  • House Officer, University of Benin Teaching Hospital, Benin, Nigeria. 1992-1994
  • Written and presented extensively on tobacco control and usage in Sub-Saharan Africa
  • Listed, Marquis’s Who’s Who in Health care – 2006 & 2007 edition
  • Member, GlobaLink (International Network for Tobacco Control)
  • Member, Public Health Association of South Africa (PHASA)
  • Fellow, International Union against Cancer (UICC)