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Welcome address by Medical Director, Dr. O.C. Ogun.


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L-R : Dr. O.C Ogun(Medical Director), Mr Talabi Olakunle(HOD, Nursing), Dr. Oluwaniyi S.O (Head, Training and Research), Dr. Malomo ( Fmr. Medical director) and Dr. Owoeye O. A(Head, Clinical Services)


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Presentation on Substance use and Drug Abuse by Dr. O.M Koyejo.


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   Optimized e5Presentation by Dr. Adegbaju D.A on Depression and Sucide  
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It was a 3-days event held to create awareness on the use of Substance and Drug Abuse.
Theme : Millennials and Addiction : Songs, Substance and the Science Student.
Subtheme: Psychopharmacology of Addition.
The panelist: from L-R Dr A M Ojo (Consultant Psychiatrist), Mrs Modupe Oyawole (PSN)
Mr Edato Agbeniyi (Musician), Mrs Juliet Kego (SESOP), Mrs Felicia Kelechukwu (NDLEA),
Dr Victor Hugo (Mental Awareness Nigeria Initiative).


Cross section of participants



Presentation of special Award to Mr. George Thorpe(Chairman of the occasion)
by the Medical Director, Dr. O. C Ogun



Presentation of special Award to Dr. A. M Ojo.



Presentation of special Award to Mrs Felicia Kelechukwu (Rep. NDLEA)




The Acting President, Federal Republic of Nigeria Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, GCON has approved the appointment of Dr. Oluwayemi Cecilia Ogun as the substantive Medical Director, Federal Neuro Psychiatric Hospital, Yaba Lagos for a term of Four (4) years with effect from 1st of June, 2017

The Medical Director Dr. O.C. Ogun while addressing a cross section of staff at an interactive session on 6th July, 2017 said that her tenure will be focused on Patient care and Staff Welfare.

She thanked the President and Commander in Chief of the Armed Forces, President Mohammadu Buhari for her appointment.

Dr. Ogun started her Career in Psychiatry when she joined the Residency Training Programme of the Psychiatric Hospital Yaba, Lagos in 1990 and completed the programme in May 1998 when she became a Consultant Psychiatrist.

Dr. O.C. Ogun was appointed as a Consultant Psychiatrist on 28th April, 1999 and over the years, she rose to the post of Consultant Psychiatrist Special Grade I.

She was the Head of Clinical Services from March 2010 to March 2014 and was Acting Medical Director of our great hospital between November 2010 and August, 2011.

Until her appointment she was the Coordinator of the Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services in the hospital.

The Medical Director thanked the former Acting Medical Director, Dr. R.A. Adebayo for holding forth during the transition period.

She thereafter, solicited for the support of all members of staff to her Administration.

P.N. Omoike (Mrs)

Chief Administrative Officer (Public Relations)

Rotary Club of Iponri District 9110

-To Fight Stigmatization with the Hospital

The Rotary Club of Iponri EXCO visited the hospital recently to felicitate with the Medical Director, Dr. Cecilia Oluwayemi Ogun on her appointment as the Medical Director of our hospital.

The Rotary Club Iponri is one of the philanthropists that render assistance to indigent Patients in the hospital.  The President of the club Mr.Badaru Oluwashina said that they are willing to collaborate with the hospital in fighting stigmatization.  He wished the Medical Director a successful tenure and God’s guidance.  He then handed the Medical Director the 4-wheel test of the Rotary Club as well as the Rotarian Magazine.

The Medical Director commended them for their initiative and interest in the hospital and assured them that she will adopt the 4-wheel test in carrying out her duties.

In line with Rotary International commitment towards Green House Effect, and to commemorate this, a tree was planted during the visit.




From Medieval to Modish: A Century and Ten years doing right at Yaba Left. delivered by Prof. Owoidoho Udofia(right) ,  Medical Director, O.C Ogun(middle) and Professor Olatunji Aina, HOD(department of Psychiatry, college of medicine, university of/LUTH-Lagos(left) spoke on Remedy for Tangled Traid of Underdvlopment, Insecurity






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