Sam-wobo, S. O. H: Awards Received

  1. UNAAB Postgraduate Scholar’s award as outstanding 1999 M.Sc. graduate in the distinction class (70%)
  2. Sponsorship by WHO/APOC/SIZ for Entomology May 28 – June 30, 2007 Techniques Training for Multi-country Blackfly Migration research at Makeni-Sierra Leone.
  3. Travel grant by WHO/APOC to participate in the APOC/MDSC Expert   January 30-31, 2008 Committee on Onchocerciasis Surveillance and Control in ex-OCP andAPOC countries held at APOC Headquarters, Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso.
  4. Research award by WHO/APOC Ouagadougou – 2007 – 2012      Cross-Border  Blackfly Migration Study involving Entomology and Epidemiological studies covering Ogun and Oyo States, Nigeria.
  5. Research award by Acino Pharma Ltd Dornacherstrasse, Switzerland 2013 – 2014 – donation of Rectal Artesunate (Plasmotrim rectocap 50/200mg drugs) for Rural Community Based Introduction As Pre-Referral and  for TherapeuticTreatment Of Childhood Malaria In Ogun State, South-Western Nigeria
  6. Research award by WHO/Federal Ministry of Health, Abuja, Nigeria 2014 supply of LF ICT Test Kits  for Epidemiological Studies on Lymphatic Filariasis in Ose Local Government Area of Ondo State, South-Western Nigeria.
  7. Research award by PATH, Washington USA                                                Feb – June 2015 supply of SD BIOLINE Onchocercasis IgG4 Test Kits (Ov16) For surveillance studies of onchocerciasis status in meso-endemic LGAs of Ogun State.
  8. Research award by PATH, Washington USA                                              August 2015 Biplex Studies on Ov16/Wb123 studies of the use of biplex as diagnostic tool for Onchocerca volvulus and Wuchereria bancrofti
  9. Research award by WHO, Geneva Feb – May 2016 Safety and Efficacy studies on drug treatment of Praziquantil and Albendazole on School Children in Four Local Government Areas, Ogun State.
  10. Research award by PATH, Washington USA September 2016 Biplex Studies on Ov16/Wb123 studies of the use of biplex as diagnostic tool for Onchocerca volvulus and Wuchereria bancrofti in Ogun State.
  11. Fellowship Award (FZSN) –by Zoological Society of Nigeria (ZSN)                October 2018
  12. Research award by Federal Ministry of Health, Abuja, Nigeria                     March 2019 supply of LF Test Kits  for Evaluation Studies on Lymphatic Filariasis in Some Local Government Area of Niger State, Nigeria.

Last Updated on June 17, 2019 by FUNAAB

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