PROFESSOR EDWARD A. D. ALIKOR
He holds MBBS degree from the University of Ibadan, Nigeria, MSc Epidemiology from University of London, and he is a Fellow of the West African College of Physicians. He also holds a Post Graduate Diploma in Theology.
Prof. Edward Alikor was a member of the Rivers State Hospitals Management Board (1993-1997) and currently, Member of the Board of Management of University of Port Harcourt Teaching Hospital (2013 to date).
He has published over 40 original articles in professional journals and contributed in writing chapters in books; also attended, and presented papers in many, national and international conferences. He was Chairman, Nigeria Medical Association, Rivers State branch (1993-1997); Formerly Locum Consultant Paediatrician, Shell Clinic, Port Harcourt and pioneer Consultant Paediatrician, NLNG Clinic, Nigerian LNG Ltd, Bonny (1999 to 2002).
Prof. Edward Alikor is currently Professor of Paediatrics University of Port Harcourt; Consultant Paediatrician of University of Port Harcourt Teaching Hospital; Medical Director & CEO Adanta Children Hospital, Port Harcourt. He is a member of several national and international professional associations including Paediatrics Association of Nigeria and American Academy of Paediatricians (AAP). Prof. Alikor is also a Justice of Peace of Rivers State (2007).