Lectures

  • “Oral Health care at the Primary Health Care level”. Delivered at the Annual Conference of the Nigerian Dental Association on the 6th of December, 1996.
  • Partnership in Primary Health Care – the Nigerian Approach. Delivered to the Department of Community Health, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa. May 1998.
  • “Dentistry in Nigeria”. Lecture delivered to General Dentists and Dental specialists in the Central Wits Region of Gauteng Province of South Africa at the Appolonia Hall, Braamfontein, Johannesburg, South Africa on 26th June, 1998.
  • “Medical Practice in a Depressed Economy” Lecture delivered to members of the Osun State branch of the Nigerian Medical Association. May 22, 2002
  • “Improving Clinical Practice through Evidence Based Medicine”. Lecture delivered to Members of the Medical and Dental Consultants Association of Nigeria (OAUTHC Branch), at the Ogunlade Lecture Room, OAUTHC, Ile-Ife. September 23, 2004.
  • “Healthy Individuals and Healthy Communities”. 173rd Inaugural Lecture of Obafemi Awolowo University delivered to the University Community on February 21, 2005 at the Oduduwa Hall, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife.
  • Community-based approach to oral health prevention and care. Guest Presentation at the monthly press briefing of the Public Affairs Unit of the United States Information Service (USIS), Lagos. August 25, 2005.
  • Accessible oral health care for all Nigerians: Exploring the Primary Health care option. A Lecture delivered at the formal retirement ceremony for Professor Olukayode Jeboda at the School of Dental Sciences, University of Lagos, Idi-Araba, Lagos on July 10, 2009.
  • Guest Lecture titled “Toothloss and oral health related quality of life” at the Faculty Week of the Faculty of Dentistry, College of Medicine of the University of Lagos, Idi-Araba, Lagos, Nigeria. July 7, 2010.
  • Guest Speaker at the Pre-launch Seminar for Oral B Toothpaste “Oral B’s cutting-edge technology in improving care”. Sheraton Hotel and Towers, Ikeja, Lagos. 14th July, 2011.
  • Guest Lecturer, Annual Conference of the Nigerian Association of Dental Technologists. “Dental Technology education in the 21st Attaining the universal benchmark in Nigeria.” MRC Hall. Lagos State University Teaching Hospital (LASUTH), Ikeja, Lagos, Nigeria. October 6, 2011.  
  • Guest Speaker, Weatherhead Center for International Affairs, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA. “The dynamics of health sector reform in Nigeria”. The Belfer Room (S-20)-CGIS South, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA. November 7, 2012.
  • Guest Speaker, Office of Global and Community Health, Global Oral health Series. Harvard School of Dental Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts, USA. January 23, 2013.
  • Guest Lecturer, Commonwealth Dental Association and Ghana Dental Association Regional Workshop on oral health care of the elderly. “Dentistry in Africa: A review of demographic data”. Holiday Inn, Airport City, Accra, Ghana. February 18, 2014.
  • Guest Lecture, Department of Community Dentistry, University of the Western Cape, Cape Town, South Africa. “The Dentist as a Leader”. February 25, 2014.
  • Guest Lecturer, Federal Ministry of Health, Abuja, Nigeria. “Dentistry in Nigeria: The public health perspective”. Lecture delivered to mark the World oral Health Day. Transcorp Hotel, Abuja. March 20, 2014.
  • Keynote Speaker, national Conference of the Nigerian Dental Association, Lagos. “Nigeria at 100: The dental perspective”. June 11, 2014.
  • Guest Lecturer, International Conference/Workshop on University-Industry Research Collaboration. “Ethical considerations in University-Industry Research Collaboration”. Conference Centre, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Nigeria. 27th August, 2014.
  • Guest Lecturer, Faculty of Dentistry Special Guest Lecture, College of Medicine, University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Nigeria. “Funding opportunities for research in dentistry”. October 15, 2014.
  • Guest Lecturer, Annual Conference of the International Association for Dental Research (Nigerian Division). “Local and International Resources for Research Funding”. Banquet Hall, University of Benin, Benin City, Nigeria. September 24, 2014.
  • Guest Speaker, Institute of Cultural Studies Monthly Seminar Series. “Culture and Dento-facial Aesthetics”. Seminar Room, Institute of Cultural Studies. November 5, 2014.
  • Guest Lecturer, Annual Conference of the Owo Local Government Students Association (OLGASU). “Students as catalyst for a new Nigeria”. November 8, 2014
  • Guest Lecturer, 5th Annual Scientific Conference and 40th Anniversary of the Faculty of Dentistry, University of Benin, Benin-City, Nigeria. Banquet Hall, Ugbowo Campus, University of Benin, Benin City. Lecture titled “Actualisation of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs): The role of Dentistry. August 4, 2016.