Dr. Ademola J. ADEKANMI

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Name: Dr. Ademola J. ADEKANMI


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 Department: Radiology

Designation: Senior Lecturer

Brief Biography:


Curriculum Vitae

Name: Ademola, Joseph Adekanmi

Date of Birth: 15 September, 1967

Department: Radiology

Faulty: Clinical Sciences

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First Academic Appointment: Lecturer I (1st July, 2008)

Present Post (with date): Senior Lecturer (1st October, 2015)

Date of Last Promotion: 1st October, 2015

Date Last Considered: Not applicable


Obafemi Awolowo University Ile-Ife, Nigeria. Bsc 1989-1997  

Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife Nigeria, Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (M.B., Ch.B) November, 1997  


Fellowship of the West African College of Surgeons   2007


Cardiac Imaging Training (Cardiac CT and Cardiac MRI) at the Division of Cardiovascular Imaging and Interventional Radiology. Department of Biomedical Imaging and Image Guided Therapy. Medical University of Vienna Austria. January 15 - March 15, 2019 (Ongoing)

Cardiac Imaging and Interventional Radiology at Division of Cardiovascular Imaging and Interventional Radiology, Department of Biomedical Imaging and Image guided Therapy. Universität fűr Radiodiagnostik, The University Hospital, Allgemeienes Krankenhaus (AKH) Vienna Austria. November 12 - 21st December,2012.

Cardiac Imaging seminar by Salzburg medical seminars International of the December 11-17,

American-Austrian foundation Salzburg, Austria. 2011

Interventional Radiology. Kovai Medical Centre and Hospital, Coimbatore,

India. April 16 – July 15, 2011


American-Austrian foundation scholarship for cardiac imaging and interventional radiology. 2012

Salzburg medical seminars International of the American-Austrian foundation scholarship for diagnostic imaging. 2012

Salzburg medical seminars International of the American-Austrian foundation scholarship for cardiac imaging seminar. 2011


Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) Member

European Society of Radiology (ESR) Member

Medical and Dental Consultants Association of Nigeria (MDCN) Member

Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) Member

Association of Radiologists of Nigeria (ARIN) Member

Association of Radiologists of West Africa (ARAWA) Member

Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) Member



i) Teaching of cardiovascular radiology to undergraduate medical students in their clinical years of training programme.

ii) Teaching of cardiovascular/musculoskeletal Radiology to physiotherapy students at their clinical posting levels.

iii) Organizing clinical tutorials to undergraduate clinical students in radiology subjects related to Neuroradiology, Vascular, Urogenital, Chest and Gastrointestinal, Musculo-skeletal, Breast and small parts radiology.

iv) Teaching and demonstration of practical Radiological procedures to undergraduate Medical Students in area of General and Doppler Ultrasound, Digital Fluoroscopy, Computerized Tomography scan, Magnetic resonance imaging and Routine Radiography.

v) Examiner in oral, written and clinical papers in M.B.B.S examinations in Surgery.

vi) Mentor in the undergraduate Mentored research programme funded by the Medical education partnership initiative in Nigeria Grant.


i) Supervisor of Masters postgraduate students’ research.

ii) Coordinator revision courses for postgraduate training programme in radiology, West African College of Surgeons.

iii) Resource person at Primary, part I and part II updates at the West African postgraduate college.

iv) Invigilator West African College of Surgeons exams and examiner at the Part I exams of the

West African College of Surgeons.

v) Reviewer of manuscripts:

           a. West African Journal of Radiology.

           b. University of Ibadan/University College Hospital joint ethical review committee.

vi) Supervision of Thesis.



i) Ultrasonographic renal size and volume evaluation among adults with type 2 Diabetes in Ibadan.

ii) 5 year Computed Tomography Angiographic assessment of suspected intracranial vascular lesions at University College Hospital, Ibadan.

iii) Ultrasonographic findings in blunt abdominal injury: A 10 year study.


i) Uterine and umbilical velocimetry reference values among normal healthy Nigeria women in Ibadan: This study is presently at the stage of data collection that will be over the next 6 months.

ii) Pattern of ocular ultrasonographic findings among cases of ocular injury at the University College Hospital, Ibadan Nigeria: A retrospective study conducted at the department of radiology. Data collection and entry already done. The research is now at the Data analysis stage.

iii) Doppler velocimetry of retrobulbar arterial flow in hypertensive adults in Ibadan NigeriaEthical approval received for this study. We are now at the pilot study stage.


i) Prevalence of Diarrhoea diseases among Children aged 0-5 years and maternal practices during diarrhoea illness in Aladanla/ Ife City ward of Ife central LGA Ile-Ife. Dissertation submitted to Faculty of Health Sciences, Obafemi Awolowo University Ile-Ife, in partial fulfilment of the award of Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery, 1997.



  • Books already published  Nil
  • Chapters in books already published    Nil
  • Articles that have appeared in referred conference proceedings   Nil
  • Patents   Nil
  • Articles that have appeared in learned journals:







Adekanmi A.J., Adeyinka, A.O, and Agunloye, A.M.

The usefulness of Doppler Ultrasound in the evaluation of carotid occlusive disease.

West African journal of ultrasound.

Vol. 8. No. 1: 1-7.


Obajimi M.O., Atalabi, O.M., Ogbole, G.I., Adeniji-Sofoluwe, A.T.S., Agunloye, A.M.,  Adekanmi, A.J., Osuagwu, Y.U., Olarinoye, S.A., Olusola-Bello, M.A., Ogunseyinde, A.O., Aken’ova, Y.A. and Adewole, I.F.

Abdominal ultrasonography in HIV/AIDS patients in south western Nigeria.

BMC medical imaging.

Vol. 8. No. 5: 1471-2342.


Lawal, T., Atalabi, O.M., Adekanmi, A.J. and Ogundoyin, O.O.

Factors influencing the practice of hydrostatic reduction of intussusceptions amongst radiologists in a Developing country.

West African Journal of ultrasound.

Vol. 10: 1-7.


Atalabi O.M., Morhason-Bello, O., Adekanmi, A.J., Marinho, AO., Adedokun, B.O., Kalejaiye, A.O., Sogo, K. and Gbadamosi, S.A.

Transvaginal Ultrasonography: A survey of the acceptability and its predictors among a native African women population.

International Journal of Women's Health.

Vol. 2012. No. 4: 1-6.


Fasunla, A.J., Ameye, S.A., Adebola, O.S., Adeleye, A.O., Ogbole, G.I. and Adekanmi, A.J.

Anatomical variations of the sphenoid sinus and near-by neurovascular structures seen on Computed Tomography of black Africans.

East and Cent. Afri. J. Surg (online).

Vol. 17. No. 1: 57-64.


Adekanmi, A.J., Morhason-Bello, I. O., Atalabi, O.M., Adeniji-sofoluwe, A.A. and Marhino, A.O.

Misconceptions about ultrasonography among Nigerian women attending specialist and tertiary health institutions in Ibadan.

Tropical Journal of Obstetrics and gynaecology.

Vol. 29. No. 2:71-76.


Atalabi, O.M., Adekanmi, A. J., Bamgboye, E.A.

The State of Radiology Subspecialty Training in the West African Sub Region- The Residents’ Perspective.

West Afr J Radiol.

Vol. 20. No. 2: 69-73.


Umeh, E.O., Agunloye, A.M., Adekanmi, A.J. and Adeyinka, A. O.

Ultrasound evaluation of Intima media thickness of carotid arteries in Adults.

West African journal of medicine.

Vol. 32. No. 1: 62-67.


Adekanmi, A.J., Atalabi, O.M. and Ukachukwu, I.H.

Supernumerary kidney (Triple kidney) with horseshoe component: A case report.

The internet Journal of Radiology.

Vol. 15. No. 1: 1-5.


Atalabi O.M., Orimadegun, A.E., Adekanmi, A.J. and Akinyinka, O.O.

Ultrasonographic renal sizes, cortical thickness and volume in Nigerian children with acute falciparum malaria.

Malar J.

Vol. 12. No. 92:1-7 doi:10.1186/1475-2875-12-92.


Atalabi, O.M., Akinlade, B., Adekanmi, A J. and Samuel, O.

Entrance Surface Dose from Pediatric Diagnostic X-ray Examinations in a developing world setting: Are we ‘ALARA principle’ compliant?

British Journal of medicine and Med research.

Vol. 3. No. 4: 2288-2298.


Adekanmi, A. J. and Olusunmade, Doyin.

Giant Ascending aortic Aneurysm: Are there peculiarities in the developing World?

Open Journal of Clinical diagnostics.

Vol. 4: 105-111.


Umeh, E. O., Agunloye, A.M., Adeyinka, O.A. and Adekanmi, A.J.

Body mass index as a determinant of carotid intima-media thickness in Nigerian Adults with primary hypertension.

Ann Afr med.

Vol. 13. No. 4: 151-6.


Adekanmi, A. J. and Ajani, M. A.

Extensive right pleural and chest wall malignant fibrous histiocytoma at an unusual age: computed tomography features.

British Journal of medicine and Med research.

Vol. 7. No. 8: 711-717.


Olatunji, R. O., Adekanmi, A.J., Obajimi, M.O., Ojo, T.O. and Roberts, O. A.

Normal ophthalmic artery Doppler velocimetry in healthy pregnant women in Ibadan, south west Nigeria- a preliminary report.

West African journal of ultrasound.

Vol. 11. No. 1:16-26.


Umeh, E., Adeniji-Sofoluwe, A.T., Adekanmi, A.J. and Atalabi, O.M.

Normal Sonographic Dimensions for Liver, Spleen and Kidneys in healthy South West Nigerian Children-A pilot study.

West Afri J of ultrasound.

Vol. 11. No. 1: 1-7.


Adekanmi, A.J., Atalabi, O.M., Orimadegun, A.E. and Afolabi, N.B.

Evaluation Of Renal Blood Flow Using Doppler Sonography In Children With Acute Falciparum Malaria In South-Western Nigeria.

British Journal of medicine and Med research.

Vol. 8. No. 6: 502-515.


Adekanmi, A.J., Schernthaner, R.E. and Lammer, J.

Parkes Weber syndrome: A rare vascular malformation-Imaging and the usefulness of intravascular intervention.

The Internet Journal of Radiology.

Vol. 18: 1-7.


Olatunji, R.O., Adekanmi, A.J., Obajimi, M.O., Ojo, T.O. and Roberts, O. A.

Maternal ophthalmic artery Doppler velocimetry in pre-eclamptic pregnant women in southwestern Nigeria.

International Journal of Women’s Health.

Vol. 7: 723–734.


Atalabi, O.M., Akinlade, B. and Adekanmi, A.J.

Estimation of risk of cancer associated with pediatric cranial Computed tomography.

British Journal of medicine and Med research.

Vol. 9. No. 10: 1-7.


Adekanmi, A.J., Adeniji-Sofoluwe, A.T. and Obajimi, M.O.

Computed tomographic pattern of traumatic head injury at a tertiary hospital in Ibadan, South?Western Nigeria: A 10-year review.

Afr J Trauma.

Vol. 4: 45?50.


Adekanmi A.J., Bello T.O., Atalabi OM, Jimoh KO, Ogunseyinde OA.

Magnetic resonance imaging of lumbosacral intervertebral discs in Nigerians with low back pain.

West Afr J Radiol.

Vol. 24:61-7.


Adekanmi, AJ, Roberts A., Adeyinka, A.O., Umeh, E.O., Anor, F., Odo, J.C. and Fagbohun, A.O.

Normal second and third trimester uterine and umbilical Doppler indices among healthy singleton gestation Nigerian women.

West Afr J Radiol.

Vol. 24. No. 1:1-7.


Adeniji-Sofoluwe, A.T., Adekanmi, A.J., and Efidi, R.

Imaging Findings in Chest Computed Tomography: Initial Experience in a Developing Country.

Open Journal of Clinical Diagnostics.

Vol. 7: 113-123.


Olatunji, R.B., Adekanmi, A.J., Ogunseyinde, A.O.

Intracranial Arterial Calcification in Black Africans with Acute Ischaemic Stroke.

Cerebrovasc Dis Extra.

Vol 8:26-38.


Okafor, E. A., Adekanmi, A.J., Atalabi, O.M.

Relationship between Carotid intima-media thickness and Diabetes clinical risk factors among normotensive Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus among native black African Population.

International Journal of clinical Medicine

9: 203 -219.


Adekanmi A. J, Esan A.

Comparative Study of Intrarenal Vascular Impedance Among Hypertensive Diabetics and Normotensive Type 2 Diabetics In South Western Nigeria.

Clinical Med Research.

Vol. 7. No. 1: 30-39.


Adekanmi A.J., Atalabi O.M.

Heterotopic Ossification of Left Hip after Sport Injury; Imaging Techniques and Features in Early and Late Presentation.


Vol. 26. No. 9:1-7.


Adekanmi, A.J., Atalabi, O.M., Bello, T.O., Ogunseyinde, A.O.

Magnetic resonance imaging pathological evidence in patients with low back pain in Southwest Nigeria.

JWACS  http://www.jwacs-jcoac.org/magres.htm.



Adekanmi A.J., Adeniji-Sofoluwe A.T., Obajimi G., Okafor E. A.

10-Year review of ultrasonographic findings of scrotal diseases in Ibadan, South Western, Nigeria.

Afr J Med Health Sci.

Vol. 17: 60-65.


Obajimi G., Smart A., Adekanmi A.J., Adeniji-Sofoluwe A.T.S.

Correlation between transabdominal ultrasound features of ectopic gestation and surgical findings at the University College hospital, Ibadan: a preliminary review.

Trop J Obst and Gynaecol.

In the press


Okongwu C., Foluke F., Adekanmi A.J, Onifade A.

Morbidity pattern and interferon gamma level in sickle cell anaemia patients with autosplenectomy.

Nig J Clin Pract. Niger J Clin Pract.

Vol. 21:1615-21.


Adelodun M Adetayo, Ademola J Adekanmi, Adebola Roberts, Abiodun Oludotun Adeyinka

Effect of asymptomatic malaria parasitaemia on the uterine and umbilical arteries blood flow impedance in third trimester singleton south western Nigerian pregnant women.

Trop J Obst and Gynaecol.

In the press


Adeniji-Sofoluwe A.T.S., Adekanmi A.J.

Cranial Ultrasound in neonates, infants and children: A 5 year clinico-Radiological audit of utility and neuro sonographic pathologies in a tertiary institution in South West Nigeria.

West Afr J of ultrasound.

In the press


Assenyi, S.S., Adekanmi, A.J.,and Esan, A.A.

Renal Duplex ultrasonography amongst Adult Native Nigerian Diabetics and Diabetic nephropathy population.

West Afr J Radiol.

Vol 26: 1-8.

  • Books, Chapters in Books already accepted for publication                                       Nil
  • Technical reports and Monographs     Nil


i) Association of Radiologists Annual conference. Lagos Nigeria

19 - 21 September 2018

ii) Nigerian Interventional Radiology Society Conference. Lagos, Nigeria.

18 September, 2018.

iii) European society of radiology. Vienna Austria.

February 28 – March 4 2018.

iv) African regional workshop on strengthening medical physicists’ capacities to ensure safety in medical imaging, with an emphasis on paediatric imaging safety- Dar es Salam, Tanzania.

November 26 – 28th 2014.

Paper Read: Child Imaging Safety: Who and how.

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