List of Federal, State and Private Teaching Hospitals in Nigeria

A teaching hospital is a hospital that’s affiliated with a medical school and teaches medical students, resident physicians and perhaps other learners. There is often a research program associated with a Teaching Hospital. As a patient at a teaching hospital, you will have the opportunity to have a variety of different levels of physicians caring […]

Nurse Anesthetist Programs In Nigeria

Nurse anesthetists are advanced practice registered nurses (APRNs) responsible for administering anesthesia to patients. This practice specialty is unique among nursing careers, as the advanced training required for the job puts nurse anesthetists on a level similar to physicians. Nurse anesthetists work independently, often serving as the sole anesthetist within a practice or facility. In […]

How To Become An Auxiliary Nurse In Nigeria

Nigeria with a population of over 200 million people is one of the countries with highest number of human resources for health in Africa , out of 49 low income countries identified by world bank parameters as having markedly low numbers of nurses and doctors, Nigeria is sixth in position and falls well below the […]

Where Can a Biochemist Work in Nigeria

Biochemistry is the study of living things at the molecular level, focusing mainly on the processes that occur. For example, they may study cell development, how cell structure relates to function, how cells communicate with each other to fight disease or regulate an organism’s development, and how they metabolize food and oxygen. Many biochemists study […]

School Of Health Technology Minna: Courses and Admission Requirements

School Of Health Technology Minna is located in eastern bye-pass F-layout . Minna is a city in Middle Belt Nigeria. It is the capital of Niger State, one of Nigeria’s 36 federal states. It consists of 2 major ethnic groups: the Nupe and the Gwari. School Of Health Technology Minna Courses Certificate In Community Health […]

Shehu Idris College Of Health School (SICHSTMKR) Fees

  Shehu Idris College of Health Sciences and Technology, Makarfi, [formerly Kaduna State School of Health Technology Kaduna] is a Tertiary Institution with some programmes accredited by National Board for Technical Education and admission into the school is through JAMB, the College also runs Professional Courses accredited by relevant Regulatory Boards and Councils.The College has […]

Where Can A Public Health Officer Work In Nigeria

In Nigeria, public health officers focus on the overall health of communities instead of treating individual patients. They educate the public on specific health risks and basic healthy living strategies, and also create programs to encourage healthier lifestyles and minimize the risk of illness, disease and infection. They need a medical/ health care degree or […]

Is Public Health a Good Career?

Public health, the art and science of preventing disease, prolonging life, and promoting physical and mental health, sanitation, personal hygiene, control of infectious diseases, and organization of health services. From the normal human interactions involved in dealing with the many problems of social life, there has emerged a recognition of the importance of community action […]

Public Health Questions and Answers (Diseases)

What do you understand by the term screening? Screening denotes the search for unrecognized disease or defect in apparently (or outwardly)healthy persons by the application of rapid diagnostic tests, examinations or procedures. The basic objective of screening is to facilitate an early diagnosis so that the prognosis can be improved by remedial action.   What […]

Public Health Questions and Answers (Epidemiology)

Define Epidemiology? A. Epidemiology is defined as the distribution and determinants of disease frequency or health events in man. Modern day epidemiology is different from the earlier period where it just referred to as study of epidemics. It now includes comprehensive methods for control of diseases, including non-communicable diseases. Distribution refers to the time; place […]