Dr. Uzoma M. Agwu, 48 years old Obstetrician and Gynaecologist in Alex Ekwueme Federal University teaching Hospital.She graduated from Ahmadu Bello University in 2000 and became a fellow of the West Africa College of Surgeons , National Postgraduate Medical College of Nigeria and international College of Surgeons in 2009, 2010 and 2017 respectively. She presently heads the Well Women centre at Alex Ekwueme Federal University Teaching Hospital. She is also the Medical Director of Safewaymaria Specialist Clinic (a Well Women Care Clinic) at Ugwuachara, Ebonyi State. She has over thirty -seven (37) Scholarly published papers and has attended over 24 scientific/technical/academic workshop/courses. She also established a foundation, the Joyce John Cancer Foundation with interest in Cancer Prevention through screening and treatment of early lesions. Her numerous activities earned several awards local and international. She is member to many professional and non-professional organizations and presently the treasurer of Gynaecological Oncology Society of Nigeria and National Research Coordinator for Medical Women’s Association of Nigeria . She has received other numerous awards some of which are: Women of Merit Gold award, by People and resource Magazine 2007; Who is who in Nigeria Merit Award for Excellence in Management Intelligence by The Management Masters, 2008; Award of Excellence in Service, National Association of Resident Doctors(NARD) 2008/2009; Best Comment Award for Great Debate-Reuter UK 2009; Meritorious Service Award- ARD Ebonyi State 2009; Excellent Mentor Award by Egwuatu Aneziokoro Medical Research Club, EBSUTH, 2009. She is happily married to Pharm (Sir) J.C Agwu; KSJ,JP (UNESCO) with lovely children Chidinma and Johny, all to the Glory of God.
Dr. Uzoma Maryrose Agwu present research interest is in Gynaecological Oncology.