Kano Teaching Hospital Produces 10 Specialists Medical Doctors

Kano Teaching Hospital Produces 10 Specialists Medical Doctors
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By Ibrahim Ismail, Kano 

First set of medical doctors trained as specialists in various field at Muhammadu Abdullahi Wase Hospital in Kano.


This is the first time in the history of  Muhammadu Abdullahi Wase Teaching Hospital Kano that has produced ten specialists medical doctors.

The medical specialists whose results released on up recent were trained in the various field of professions such as Radiology, Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Neurology,  Nephrology, Endocrinology and others.

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The Chief Medical Director of the teaching hospital, Dr. Mustapha Hikima stated that the hospital is now officially a postgraduate institution for training medical doctors in specialized field and was accredited by West African College of Surgeons since 2017.

He added that, the teaching hospital presently has twenty two medical doctors undergoing specialists training in obstetrics and Gynaecology and nine in Radiology.

Hikima said this is a great achievement  to the Kano state health sector,  and Nigeria in general.

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“You cannot imagine how this effort will go a long way to improve the health sector in the provision of human resources.”

Meanwhile, the main aim of the speciality to training for medical doctors at the state hospital is to produce large  number of specialists so as to reduce the wide gap shortage of expert manpower.

The CMD added that this in no small measure will improve healthcare delivery service in the state.

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He shows his appreciation for the support of the state governor, Dr. Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, the state health commissioner, the Director-General, Hospital Management Board and others towards this successful endeavour.


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