Dr Morenike Abidakun

Senior Medical Officer
Young Executive Leaders 2021

Lagos State Health Service Commission, Nigeria

Public health physician with over 11 years' progressive experience in clinical and public health practice. She holds a Master of Public Health (MPH) degree from the University of Lagos, Nigeria and a Doctor of Medicine (MD) degree from the University of Debrecen, Hungary.

Dr Abidakun has worked in various clinical settings across Nigeria and currently serves as Posting Officer coordinating the disposition of newly recruited clinical staff to the 27 secondary health facilities under the Health Service Commission (HSC). She is also a Co-facilitator/Co-Lead of the HSC Quality Improvement Team coordinating Quality Improvement activities of the 27 Secondary Health facilities. Dr Abidakun equally serves as the HSC Focal Person coordinating activities and programmes on non-communicable diseases like hypertension, diabetes and mental health in the hospital units.