Episode 110: Dr Uchechukwu Brian Eziagu – Medical Education and Pathology in Nigeria

Today my guest is Pathologist Dr Uchechukwu Brian Eziagu

What we discuss with Dr Eziagu:

  • How he decided to become a doctor and how he chose pathology
  • Why he went on to earn a masters degree in anatomy
  • His experience in pathology residency
  • Some of the subspecialties that he finds interesting
  • His research work with placentas in the setting of HIV
  • How he got started in teaching
  • The pathology staffing situation in Nigeria
  • His thoughts on emerging technologies in pathology

Links for this episode:

Health Podcast Network

 LabVine Learning

The ConfLab from LabVine

Dress A Med scrubs


University of Uyo Teaching Hospital

Pregnant women perception of placenta donation for biomedical research- experience at a Nigerian Tertiary Health Care Institution

Dr Uchechukwu Brian Eziagu – Google Scholar


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