Our Services

The palliative care team co-manages patients with the primary consultants/doctors. If required, arrangements could be made for patients to be admitted in hospitals within Ibadan as dictated by the clinical condition. The palliative care team (doctor and nurse at least) visits patient at home for initial assessment and follow up as required. Communication with patients and carers are also maintained through telephone calls and text messages. Services provided include
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The Organization designs and implements focused courses, seminars and capacity building workshops on pain management and palliative care
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We sensitize the public, policy makers, and other stakeholders on the need for palliative care services
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We conduct research on pain and palliative care related issues.
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We conduct series of programme to help the immediate community where we are located. You can contact us to learn about previous services.
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CPCN BOARD

Prof. Olaitan Soyannwo (MBBS, DA, FWACS, FICS, FWACS, FAS)

Prof. Olaitan Soyannwo (MBBS, DA, FWACS, FICS, FWACS, FAS)

PRESIDENT
Prof. Olaitan Soyannwo (MBBS, DA, FWACS, FICS, FWACS, FAS), is a Professor of Anesthesia and Consultant. She has served as the Head, Department of Anesthesia and Dean of Clinical sciences, College of Medicine, University of Ibadan. Also pioneer head of Palliative Care Department, University College Hospital Ibadan.
Dr Adeniyi Adenipekun

Dr Adeniyi Adenipekun

Vice President
Dr Adeniyi Adenipekun is a Consultant Radiation Oncologist with the University College Hospital and is the immediate past Chairman Medical Advisory Committee of the hospital. He is also an Asssociate Professor of Radiotherapy with the College of Medicine University of Ibadan. He is the Vice-Chairman of Center for Palliative Care . Nigeria.
Adenike Onibokun

Adenike Onibokun

Secretary
Adenike Onibokun is a senior lecturer at the department of Nursing, College of Medicine of the University of Ibadan, Nigeria. She a Nurse-educator and Psycho- oncologist. She had a Master’s degree in Counseling Psychology in 1992, and a doctor of Philosophy degree in Health Psychology ( with a bias for Psycho-oncology) in 1998.
Adegboye Oluwatoyin Mopelola

Adegboye Oluwatoyin Mopelola

Treasurer
Adegboye Oluwatoyin Mopelola trained at the School of Nursing University College Hospital and Oyo state Midwifery School respectively. She started her Nursing career in September 1990 at the University College Hospital, Ibadan and she is currently a chief nursing officer in the hospital. She had Post Graduate Diploma and MSc in Social work between 2009 and 2012 at Ladoke Akintola University, Ogbomoso respectively.

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Address:
CENTRE FOR PALLIATIVE CARE, NIGERIA
C/O ROOM 202, SECOND FLOOR IMRAT BUILDING,
COLLEGE OF MEDICINE,
UNIVERSITY COLLEGE HOSPITAL, IBADAN

Branch Office:
4, AFUNLEYIN CLOSE,
OPP ISLAMIC HIGH SCHOOL,
ORITA-BASORUN, IBADAN,
OYO STATE.

Phone: +2348025780732

Email: enquiries@cpcn-ng.org