NIDS Annual General Meeting &
Scientific Conference2022

Starting on -21 November 2022


Infectious disease preparedness and response: challenges and prospects in resource- constrained settings

Scientific Writing Workshop

Rudiments of publishing high impact articles: ideas for authors and editors

Sub Theme:

Antimicrobial resistance: Meeting the Global Action Plan targets in Nigeria

Sub Theme:

Private Sector involvement in infectious disease control.

Sub Theme

Leveraging on PHEIC declaration to address the challenge of Monkeypox in Africa.

Sub Theme:

Improving access to COVID-19 Vaccines: lessons and strategies for Africa

Sub Theme

Clinical Management of Lassa fever


Nids Conference The Annual General Meeting & Scientific Conference, Yenagoa 2022, Conference theme: Infectious disease preparedness and response: challenges and prospects in resource- constrained settings.

Prof. Oyewale Tomori


Prof. Oyewale Tomori is a member of the Global Virome Project Leadership Board. He is the immediate past President of the Nigerian Academy of Science with experience in virology


Dr. Ifedayo Adetifa

Director General NCDC

Dr. Ifedayo Adetifa is the Director General of the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control and Prevention (NCDC). Dr. Adetifa is a paediatrician and epidemiologist.


Dr. Uche Unigwe


Dr. Uche Unigwe is a consultant Infectious Disease physician and head of the Infectious Disease and Tropical Medicine units of the University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital (UNTH) Enugu


Professor Iruka N Okeke


Iruka N Okeke is Professor of Pharmaceutical Microbiology and a Calestous Juma Science Leadership Fellow at the University of Ibadan, Nigeria. She is a Fellow of the Nigerian and African Academies of Science.


Dr Rosamund Lewis

WHO Technical Lead

Dr Rosamund Lewis is the WHO Technical Lead for monkeypox and heads the Smallpox Secretariat of the WHO Health Emergencies Programme at WHO headquarters in Geneva.

Register to attend the NIDS Scientific Workshop and gain knowledge of the Rudiments of publishing high impact articles: ideas for authors and editors. The Scientific writing workshop (virtually ) is ₦5,000

Scientific Writing Workshop

Meet the speakers

Dr. Michael Iroezindu

Editor-in-Chief, NIDS Journal

Dr. Michael Onyebuchi Iroezindu is currently a Senior Lecturer in Infectious/Tropical Diseases and Internal Medicine at the Department of Medicine, College of Medicine, University of Nigeria; and an Honorary Consultant Physician at the University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Ituku/Ozalla, Enugu.

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Dr. Gemma K. Aderton

PhD in Biochemistry

Dr. Gemma Alderton received her PhD in Biochemistry from the University of Sussex, where she researched DNA damage and cell cycle signalling pathways and their deregulation in human disease with Penny Jeggo.

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Prof . Abdulrazaq G. Habib

professor of infectious and tropical diseases and epidemiology

Abdulrazaq G. Habib is a professor of infectious and tropical diseases and epidemiology. His researches focus on infectious diseases, tropical snakebite, and global health including COVID-19, with H-Index of 34 (June 2022).

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Researcher and Teacher

Prof. Gregory Erhabor is an outstanding scholar, researcher and teacher. He is one of the foremost chest physicians in Africa. He singlehandedly established the Respiratory Unit of the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife.

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Nigeria Infectious Disease Society (NIDS) Annual General Meeting and Scientific Conference - HYBRID YENAGOA 2022

Scientific Writing Workshop online

Register in Advance

Join the Nigerian Infectious Diseases Society (NIDS) Annual conference 2022 on online via ZOOM
Starting: Nov 21, 2022 08:00 AM West Central Africa. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.. 


The Registration to the NIDS AGSM Conference is mandatory to be enabled to attend the Sessions and to have the accepted Paper included in the published Conference Proceedings. To this end it is mandatory to complete the registration process and the Payment of the registration fee by November 21st, 2022

Attend in Person and Network with like-minded Medical Professional Infectious diseases. Widen the quality of your professional network as our Scientific Session bring together senior Medical Professionals in the industry.

Payment of this fee entitles the participant to the virtual scientific workshop.

Scientific Writing Workshop (virtual) ₦5,000 

Payment should be made to the account details below:
Nigerian Infectious Disease Society ECOBANK 0537162999

Please send payment receipt to this WhatsApp number or call for enquiries: +234 803 056 0799.


Conference Schedule


Golden Tulip hotel Yenagoa,


Tuesday, 21-24 November 2022