A Medical Laboratory Scientist with over 5 years of continuous and progressive professional development with INGOs. A young researcher with four publications of which I am first author and others as co-authors. Proficiency in Laboratory Management Information System. A dynamic field personnel with core experience in malaria, tuberculosis, HIV and Vaccine preventable infections (immunization) in Northern Nigeria.
Substantial expertise on the use of conventional and molecular biological tools (PCR, GeneXpert, Viral Load) for diagnosis and surveillance of infections, haematological and metabolic diseases. Skilled in community entry strategies, ensuring community participation in programing and forming of community committees, Participates in accomplishing team activities and goals in the face of challenging circumstances. I have participated in blood draw and laboratory diagnosis using rapid diagnostic test of HIV, HBV and HCV in some selected households in all the states of North-western Nigeria. I am good in writing weekly, monthly and quarterly reports.
I also have adept knowledge of donor (USAID, UNITAID, GLOBAL FUND) policies including knowledge on Advocacy, humanitarian principles and values, government laws and policies