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Training Course in Sexual and Reproductive Health Research 2010 - List of participants - GFMER members pages

Alexander Omoarebu Uamai

Lagos Island Maternity Hospital, Lagos, Nigeria

Alexander Omoarebu Uamai

Alexander Omoarebu Uamai, MD, Obstetrician/Gynecologist
Consultant Obstetrician/Gynecologist, Department of Obstetrics/Gynaecology, Lagos Island Maternity Hospital, Lagos, Nigeria

Dr Alexander Uamai graduated from Medicine from school of medicine, university of Benin, Nigeria in 1991. He later was awarded a postgraduate specialist fellowship by the National postgraduate medical fellowship in 2008.Currently getting enrolled for an MSc in Developmental and Reproductive medicine with the University of Bristol, UK.

Alexander Uamai’s past appointments at the University of Jos teaching hospital include Senior Registrar in obstetrics/gynecology.


  • Consultant ob/gyn. To the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, Britannia Specialist hospitals, Lagos.
  • Member of the Society of obstetrics/gynecology of Nigeria as well as the Nigerian Fertility Society.

Research interests

Dr Alexander Uamai’s main research aim is to integrate research activity in inflammation with human reproductive medicine, focusing on infertility, pregnancy and miscarriage. The major objectives are to elucidate the inflammatory mechanisms involved in the maternal-fetal dialogue across gestation and the impact they have on pregnancy outcome. He is also interested in safe motherhood issues and the role of individual patient health education levels.

Course assignment