Africa

Efe USEH is the chief consultant. He is a distinguished scholar and clinical practitioner. A certified physiotherapist with over 34 years professional experience in different clinical and academic settings across three continents, he started his career as a sport physiotherapist with different sporting codes where he managed elite sportsmen and women.

He has provided physiotherapy to different paediatric, neurological and orthopedic conditions and published many academic articles in scholarly journals in the area of physiotherapy, medical rehabilitation and disability. He is the author of two books: Your back and you and Living fit: Exercise and dietary guide for men and women. He holds a PhD degree in Physiotherapy.

Mukadas O. AKINDELE  is a skilled and experienced Physiotherapist with more than two decades of clinical experience and 17 years in the academia. With a PhD in Physiotherapy, his special interest is in orthopaedic and musculoskeletal disorders.

Akindele has authored many academic publications in peer reviewed journals in the areas of musculoskeletal disorders and lifestyle’s chronic diseases.

Jean Damascene BIGIRIMANA is a Physical Therapist with 10 years’clinical experience, and he has actively participated in the activities of the World Confederation for Physical Therapy (WCPT) in Cape Town and Geneva.

His current research focus is the “Assessment of the Perceived Benefits from The Car Free Day” initiative in Rwanda. This population level intervention to fight against Non-Communicable Diseases (NCDs).   

Auwal ABDULLAHI has about 15 years worth of clinical experience as a Physiotherapist. He holds a BSc in Physiotherapy, an MSc in Neurological Rehabilitation and is presently a PhD Researcher in Medical Sciences (Clinical Neurorehabilitation) at the University of Antwerp, Belgium.

Abdullahi is also a Fellow of the London Academy of Sports and Health Sciences in Clinical Neurology Sciences, and he is the author of the book, An Outline of Clinical Decision Making for Physiotherapists, and he co-edited New Insights into Cerebrovascular Diseases

Nneamaka Philomena ABANUM is a graduate of Physiotherapy from the University of Ife (now Obafemi Awolowo University) with 38 years of practice and clinical experience. She graduated from the University of Michigan – Flint in 2013 with as a doctor of physical therapy (DPT).

Her main practice interests are in Sports and Orthopaedic Physiotherapy, outpatient rehab including Neuro Rehabilitation, Paediatric Physiotherapy, and Women’s Health.

North America

Adeola POPOOLA is a passionate academic and practitioner of Physical Therapy. This doctor of physical therapy brings in 40 years of erudite practice experience.

He brings with him a wealth of experience from his current affiliation as Lead Consultant of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation services at Poppy Physical Therapy and RAS Health Care and IT services, Ewing, New Jersey, United States.

Kayode SOLADOYE is currently practicing at Trinity Rehabilitation Clinic, Inc, Pensacola, Florida. He obtained BSPT in 1988 from the College of Medicine, University of Ibadan, Nigeria. And obtained an MBA in 2000 from the University of West Florida, Pensacola, Florida. Dr. Soladoye obtained DPT in 2006 from the University of St. Augustine, St. Augustine, Florida.

His field of specialization is orthopedic Physical Therapy and Pain Management.

Europe

Patricia AYENI is a Physiotherapist with 25 years of clinical experience in top hospitals in Ireland, Belgium, and Nigeria. She holds a Master’s degree in Physiotherapy from the Katholieke Universiteit in Belgium, and she is a Primary Care clinical guide for students in various schools in Dublin.

As the clinical head of New Haven Physiotherapy in Dublin, Ireland, she is passionate about using high-quality evidence-based techniques in the management of patients.