Celebrating Professor Catherine Olufunke Falade at 70!


On behalf of the College of Medicine, University of Ibadan (CoMUI) Community, we rejoice with a Teacher of Teachers & Mentor of Mentors as she enters a new season of life. A member of the CoMUI MBBS Graduating Class of 1975.

We are grateful to Professor Falade for her service to CoMUI and the University College Hospital (UCH), Ibadan. A life filled with accolades, never flaunted but carried with dignity and beauty. From graduating MBBS with Distinction in Paediatrics in 1975, to winning several research grants and having numerous publications focused on the study of Malaria, Professor Falade had raised the profile of our Institutions (CoMUI/UCH).

You were a mother and mentor to staff and student alike, restoring hope and direction.

The entire College Celebrates the Immediate Past Director of the Institute of Advanced Medical Research and Training (IAMRAT), giving thanks to God for a Beautiful, Blessed and Brilliant Life.

I invite all staff, students and alumni to join us at the Valedictory Programme in Honour of Professor Catherine Falade FAS on Friday, November 25, 2022 at 10:00 AM

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Meeting ID: 827 3866 3437


Olayinka Omigbodun

Professor of Psychiatry & Provost

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