Ibitoye Segun Emmanuel holds a B.Tech degree in Physiology from Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomoso, an Ordinary National Diploma and a Higher National Diploma in Electrical Electronic Engineering from Kwara State Polytechnic, Ilorin, Nigeria, a Masters of Public Health (MPH) degree from the University of Ibadan and currently running a doctoral degree (PhD) at the University of Ibadan, Nigeria.

Segun has a passion for Public health intervention targeted at vulnerable population, especially the less privileged. Segun is a co-founder of a start-up public health consulting firm called Lifeedge, whose special focus is on Noncommunicable diseases, physical health education, community development and girl right promotion programes.

Segun has a progressive experience in public health youth advocacy, community mobilization, public enlightenment, behaviour change communication, community participation, training and resource-linking. His research cuts across noncommunicable disease prevention such as  hypertension, physical activity, diabetes and Nutrition. Reproductive health issues like family planning, Maternal Newborn and Child Health interventions, adolescent peer education on sexuality reorientation. Under five immunisation, malaria and communicable diseases such as: Hepatitis B vaccination, HIV/AIDS, PMTC, HBV, HCT, TB, as well as a peer educator coordinator among in school and out of school adolescents on various health diseases such as HIV/AIDS and cancers. He has fiercely engaged the faith based organisation, traditional community stakeholders, healthcare institutions and policy actors on disease burden reduction intervention programmes using a community-centered comprehensive awareness campaign approach towards the realisation of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) 1, 4 and 5 in Ibadan, Nigeria.

   

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