DEPARTMENT OF VETERINARY PATHOLOGY

The department of Veterinary Pathology exist to produce well trained and highly motivated graduates in Veterinary Medicine/Veterinarians with particular emphasis on Veterinary pathology who will be well equipped to embark on successful careers in Veterinary practice, Public Health and Preventive Medicine, livestock industry, academia and biomedical research. 

WELCOME TO THE DEPARTMENT OF VETERINARY PATHOLOGY

HOD WELCOME
The Department of Veterinary Pathology is one of the eleven (11) Departments of the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine of the University, including the Veterinary Teaching Hospital. The Department was established in 2008 with Dr. Ogunbobode, M. A. as the pioneer Head of Department (2008 – 2012). Successive Head of the Department were: Dr. Kadima, K. B. (2012 – 2014), Dr. Ogbe, A. O. (2014 – 2016) and Dr. Abalaka, S. E. (2016 – Till date). The Department, which is saddled with teaching and research responsibilities, currently handles the following undergraduate courses: General pathology, Systemic pathology, Avian pathology, Clinical pathology and student’s project as well as Clinics to both clinical students and the general public.

BRIEF HISTORY

The department of Veterinary Pathology exist to produce well trained and highly motivated graduates in Veterinary Medicine/Veterinarians with particular emphasis on Veterinary pathology who will be well equipped to embark on successful careers in Veterinary practice, Public Health and Preventive Medicine, livestock industry, academia and biomedical research.

 

VISION

GOALS/OBJECTIVES

STAFF LIST

Name Qualification Rank Area of specialization Email
Dr. Samson Eneojo ABALAKA DVM, MDS, MBA, PGDM, M. Sc., Ph.D

 

Senior Lecturer/Acting Head of Department

 

seabalaka@yahoo.co.uk
Dr. Oremeyi TENUCHE DVM, M. Sc. Lecturer 1

 

tenuche.oremeyi@uniabuja.edu.ng
Dr. Sani Nuhu Abdulazeez DVM, M. Sc. Lecturer 1

 

saninuhuabdul@yahoo.com
Dr. IDOKO, Sunday Idoko DVM, M. Sc. Lecturer 1

 

idoko.sunday@uniabuja.edu.ng, idokosazee@gmail.com
Mrs. Mary Gbeke Adams GCE O’Level, Advanced Certificate in Typewriting Senior Secretarial Assistant

 

 

Contact Information
DR. S. E. ABALAKA
AG. HOD , Department of Veterinary Pathology
  • 08037863462; 08187384271
  • seabalaka@yahoo.co.uk
  • Department of Veterinary Pathology, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Abuja. P.M.B 117 Abuja, Nigeria.
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