Dr. Oluwatoyin Adeyemi, MD :: SCHAF
A graduate of the College of Medicine, University of Ibadan, Nigeria, Dr Adeyemi completed her Internal Medicine Residency at the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC), USA where she also served as Chief Medical Resident. She completed a fellowship in Infectious Diseases at the Rush University Medical Center and Cook County Hospital, Chicago joint training program. She has been on faculty at both institutions since 2001 where she is currently an Attending Physician in Infectious Diseases at Cook County Hospital and Associate Professor of Medicine at Rush Medical College, Chicago, USA.
Her responsibilities include patient care, medical education and clinical research. She has provided primary care to adults living with HIV at the Ruth Rothstein CORE Center since 1999 and is the Co-Director of the hepatitis Clinic, a multi-disciplinary clinic located at the CORE Center. Dr Adeyemi is actively involved in Clinical research in the areas of HIV, co-morbidities in HIV and Hepatitis C and is a member of the CORE Center Research Committee. On a national level she is a member of the IDSA (Infectious Disease society of America) and Core faculty of the International AIDS Society–USA. She has authored and co-authored over 35 manuscripts published in peer reviewed journals and has presented over 40 abstracts at international conferences. She is keenly interested in the improved care of sickle cell patients teeming with lack of resources in Nigeria.
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