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Prof. Idongesit Akpabio

Professor
Nursing Science
idongesitakpabio@unical.edu.ng

A Professor of Community Health Nursing; Ph.D, Nursing; M.Sc, MPA; B.Sc, RPHN, RN, RM. RESEARCH INTEREST: Health Promotion, Disease Prevention and Control as well as Health Services Management; Currently leading a Community based Health Promotion Intervention Action Research within a Sub-Urban Community in Cross River State, Nigeria.

Akpabio I. I., Samson-Akpan P. E., Uyana D. A. and Osuchukwu N. C. (2008).Influence of Gender and Age on Psychosocial Adjustment of People Living with HIV/AIDS in Calabar, Nigeria, Continental Journal of Nursing Science 1:1-8, ISSN: 2141 – 4173.

Akpabio I. I., Ikorok M. M., Asuzu M. C., Fajemilehin B. R. and Ofi B. (2007).Facilitating Reduction in Barriers to HIV/AIDS’ Preventing Behaviours among Students in Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria. Effects of Educational Interventions with Parental Involvement, Journal of Advancement in Medical and Pharmaceutical Sciences, 1(4):33-40.

Osuchukwu N. C., Osuchukwu E. C., Akpabio I. I. and Ekpenyong B. N. (2014).Socio-economic background and prevalence of visual defects amongst students in Public and private secondary schools in Calabar Municipality, Cross River State, Nigeria. Global Journal of Pure and Applied Sciences, 19, 151 – 155.


Akpabio I. I. (2015).Improving Utilization of Conceptual and Theoretical Framework in Research, Global Journal of Pure and Applied Sciences, 21: 87 – 91.


Akpabio I. I. and Duke E. U. (2015).Evidence-Based Nursing Practice: An Innovation to Improve Nursing Practice Globally, Global Journal of Pure and Applied Sciences, 21: 81 – 85.


Akpabio I. I., Uyanah D. A. and Ojong I. N. (2015).Influence of Nurse Educators’ Qualifications and Professional Ranks on Application of Conceptual Framework in Research in Akwa Ibom and Cross River States, Nigeria, Continental Journal of Information Technology 9 (1): 10 – 21.


Edet O. B., Asuquo E. F., Akpabio I. I., Samson-Akpan P. E. and Ojong I. N. (2015).Registered nurses’ (RNs) perception of the nursing profession and healthcare work environment in tertiary and secondary health facilities in Calabar, Nigeria. Global Journal of Pure and Applied Sciences 21 (2): 197-207.


Akpabio I. I. (2006).Perceived barriers to nurses’ practice of health promotion in Essien-Udim, Akwa-Ibom State. Journal of West African College of Nursing 17 (2):79-83, ISSN 1117-9686.


Awafung I. O. (2004).Effective nurse – client communication strategies for enhancing services in family planning programmes. West African Journal of Nursing, 15(2):99-103, ISSN 1117-9686.

Ikorok M. M., Lawal S. O. and Akpabio I. I. (2005).Adolescent problems: The implication for the Nigerian Public Health Workers, Ilorin Journal of Education, 24, 113-123. ISSN:


Akpabio I. I. (2005).Management Information System: A neglected tool in community health nursing management. International Professional Nursing Journal 4(1): 42-53. ISSN: 1595-4455.


Akpabio I. I., Edet O. B. and Ella R. (2005).Problems and challenges of School Health Nursing in public and private schools in Calabar, Nigeria. Nigerian Journal of Educational Administration and Planning 5(1): 121-128.


Akpabio I. I. (2009).Poverty trends: Implication for Strategic Community Health Nursing Intervention, International Professional Nursing Journal, 7 (1): 42-49.


Awafung I. O. (2001).Nurses’ knowledge and perception of health promotion for Women. West African Journal of Nursing 12(2): 79-83. ISSN 1117-9686.


Awafung I. O. (2003).Drug abuse and strategies for intervention: Tips for community health nurses and health educators. Education for Today, 3(2): 91-98, ISSN: 1596 – 0773.


Akpabio I. I. (2009).Capacity building for implementation and utilization of nursing research and evidence-based practice. International Professional Nursing Journal, 7 (1):20-29, ISSN: 1595-4455.


Akpabio I. I. (2010).Problems and challenges of school health nursing in Akwa-Ibom and Cross River States, Nigeria, Continental Journal of Nursing Science, 2, 17 –28. ISSN: 2141 – 4173.


Akpabio I. I. (2011).Clinical Nursing Research: A Tool for Professional Development, Global Journal of Medical Sciences 10 (1-2): 19 – 27.


Akpabio I. I. (2011).Ethical Issues and Strategies for Achieving Professional Standards in Nursing Education, Continental Journal of Nursing Science, 3 (1): 7 – 15 ISSN: 2141 – 4173.

Akpabio I. I. (2011).A Comparative Analysis of Nursing Education and other forms of Education in Nigeria: Implications for Global Standards to promote International Collaboration and Advanced Level Competency of Nurses, Global Journal of Medical Sciences, 10 (1-2): 1 – 8.


Samson-Akpan P. E., Akpabio I. I., Asuquo E. F. and Edet O. B. (2012).Nurses’ awareness and Practice of Health Promotion for Women in Calabar, Cross River State, Nigeria, Continental Journal of Nursing Science, 4 (1): 1- 7.


Akpabio I. I. (2012).Imperatives of Globalization on Accessibility and Quality of Health Services, Continental Journal of Information Technology, 6 (2): 10 – 15. ISSN: 2141 – 4173.


Akpabio I. I. (2012).Empowering Nurses for the Achievement of the Millennium Development Goals, Continental Journal of Information Technology, 6 (2): 5 – 9, ISSN: 2141 – 4173.


Awafung I. O. (2004).Public Relations: An effective management tool in nursing practice. Africa Journal of Nursing and Midwifery 6 (2): 27-29. South Africa.


Akpabio I. I. and Ikorok M. M. (2007).Reasons for non-utilization of HIV/AIDS’ Screening services by women in Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria. Handard Medicus Quarterly Journal of Science and Medicine 50 (4) Pakistan.


Ikorok M. M. and Akpabio I. I. (2007).Women’s choice of strategies for Improving utilization of HIV/AIDS’ screening services in Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria, Health Care for Women International, 28: 700-711 (UK).

Akpabio I. I., Asuzu M. C., Fajemilehin B. R. and Ofi B. (2007).Utilization of focus group discussion (FGD) as a research tool in community health nursing practice: A case study of the views and beliefs of secondary school students in Nigeria about HIV/AIDS and its prevention, African Journal of Nursing and Midwifery, 9(1): 37-49. South Africa.

Akpabio I. I., Asuzu M. C., Fajemilehin B. R. and Ofi B. (2008-2009).Effects of parental involvement in HIV/AIDS’ preventive education on secondary school students’ knowledge about transmission and prevention in Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria, International Quarterly Journal of Community Health Education, 29 (1):71-87 (USA).


Akpabio I. I., Asuzu M. C., Fajemilehin B. R. and Ofi B. (2009).Effects of School Health Nursing Education Interventions on HIV/AIDS’ related attitudes of students in Akwa-Ibom State, Nigeria. Journal of Adolescent Health, 44 (2): 118-123 (USA).


Akpabio I. I. (2010).Improving care through nursing research, Hamdard Medicus Quarterly Journal of Science and Medicine, 53 (4): 81 – 87.


Akpabio I. I., Uyana D. A., Osuchukwu N. C. and Samson-Akpan P. E. (2010).Influence of marital and educational status on clients’ psychosocial adjustment to HIV/AIDS in Calabar Nigeria. Nursing and Health Sciences, 12, 155 – 161.

Ikorok M. M., Akpabio I. I. and Ogunjimi L. O. (2011).Quality Assurance Package for Health Care in Nigeria: The case of Akwa-Ibom State, Nigeria. International Journal of Nursing and Midwifery, 4 (3): 25 – 32.

Akpabio I. I., Edet O. B., Etifit R. E. and Robinson-Bassey G. C. (2012).Preferences for traditional or modern practitioners: A comparative study, African Journal of Midwifery and Women’s Health, 6 (1): 13 -20.


Samson-Akpan P. E., Edet O. B., Akpabio I. I. and Asuquo E. F. (2013).Perceived relative factors influencing nurses practice of health promotion for women in Calabar, Cross River State, Nigeria, International Journal of Nursing and Midwifery (3): 6 4-52.


Akpabio I. I. and Ella R. E. (2015).Nursing informatics preparedness of graduate Nurses in Calabar, Nigeria, International Journal of Humanities Social Sciences and Education 2 (9): 159 – 168.


Akpabio I. I. and Uyanah D. A. (2015).Examination of driving forces associated with application of conceptual and theoretical framework in research by nurse educators in Akwa-Ibom and Cross River States, Nigeria, International Journal of Humanities, Social Sciences and Education (IJHSSE), 2 (1): 264-271.


Akpabio I. I., Edet O. B., Etifit R. E. and Robinson-Bassey G. C. (2014).Women’s Preference for traditional birth attendance and modern health care practitioners in Akpabuyo Community of Cross River State, Nigeria, Health Care for Women International 35 (1): 100 – 109.


Ella R. E., Akpabio I. I. and Samson-Akpan P. E. (2015).Influence of Study Habits on Undergraduate Nursing Students’ Academic Performance in University of Calabar, Nigeria, American Research Journal of Nursing, 1 (3): 1 – 6.


Akpabio I. I. and Uyanah D. A. (2015).Utilization of Conceptual and Theoretical Framework in Research by Nurse Educators in Akwa-Ibom and Cross River States, Nigeria, Global Journal of Medical Research, 15 (4): version 1.0: 1 – 8.


Akpabio I. I., John M. E., Akpan M. I., Akpabio F. S. and Uyanah D. A. (2015).Work-related conflict and nurses’ role performance in a Tertiary Hospital in South-South, Nigeria. Journal of Nursing Education and Practice, 6 (2):106-114.


Ella R. E., Samson-Akpan P. E. and Akpabio I. I. (2016).Knowledge and practice for Prevention of hepatitis B among practicing midwives in University of Calabar Teaching Hospital, Calabar, Nigeria. IOSR Journal of Nursing and Health Science, e-ISSN:2320-1959; p-ISSN:2320-1940, 5 (3): 94-100.


Akpabio I. I. and Essienumoh E. (2016).Required competencies and possible challenges of Information communication technology assisted teaching and learning: Assessment of nurse educators and structures in Calabar, Nigeria. International Journal of Engineering and Innovative Technology (IJEIT), 5 (10): 18-28.

Edet O. B., Samson-Akpan P. E., Ojong I. N. and Akpabio I. I. (2016).Determinants of Job Satisfaction among nurse/midwife educators in Calabar, Cross River State, Nigeria, Journal of Biology, Agriculture and healthcare, ISSN 2224-3208 (Paper), ISSN 2225-093X (Online) 6 (14): 74-82.


John M. E., Samson-Akpan P. E., Etowa J. B., Akpabio I. I. and John E. E. (2016).Enhancing self-care adjustment and engagement through mobile phones in youths with HIV. International Nursing Review, DOI: 10 111/inr.12313.


Essienumoh E. E., Akpabio I. I., Etowa J. B., Allotey J. and Waterman H. (2016).Cultural diversity in childbirth practices of a rral community in Southern Nigeria. Journal of Pregnancy and Child, 3 (5):1-8, ISSN:2376-127X. DOI: 10.4172/2376-127X.1000280.


Akpabio I. I., John M. E., Uyanah D. A., Akpabio F. S. and Akpan M. I. (2016).Socio-demographic variables influencing work-related conflicts and roles performance among nurses in a tertiary hospital in South-South, Nigeria. International Journal of Engineering and Innovative Technology ISSN 2277-3754.

No Results for Research Works done

Showing All Conferences Attended

Leadership Workshop for Religious and Community Leaders
Leadership Workshop for Religious and Community Leaders on promoting Gender Sensitive and Right-based HIV/AIDS’ response in Cross River State, Nigeria, Channel View Hotel, Calabar, Cross River State.
Start: Tuesday 17th March, 2009
End: Friday 20th March, 2009
Ogoja Diocese Conference
Catholic Guild of Nigeria, Ogoja Diocese Conference, Moniaya School of Midwifery Auditorium, Cross River State, Nigeria.
Start: Saturday 4th September, 2010
End: Saturday 4th September, 2010
The 9th Biennial General Meeting
The 9th Biennial General Meeting and 18th Scientific Session of the West African College of Nursing, Sierra Leone.
Start: Saturday 10th March, 2007
End: Saturday 17th March, 2007
Step-B Sensitization
Step-B Sensitization and Proposal Development Workshop of Directorate of Research, University of Calabar Conference Hall, Calabar, Nigeria.
Start: Tuesday 27th January, 2009
End: Wednesday 28th January, 2009
Training Workshop for e-Content Development
Training Workshop for e-Content Development and Deployment for School of Science and Technology, National Open University of Nigeria
Start: Monday 16th December, 2013
End: Thursday 19th December, 2013
Scientific Conference of West African College of Nursing
Scientific Conference of West African College of Nursing, Faculty of Administration, Management and Education, Nigeria Chapter, an Agency of West African Health Organization “Innovation and change in Nursing Education and Practice”, Conference Hall of School of Health Technology, Mary Slessor Avenue, Calabar, Cross River State, Nigeria.
Start: Monday 20th September, 2010
End: Friday 24th September, 2010
International Conference of National Association of Nigerian Nurses
International Conference of National Association of Nigerian Nurses and Midwives (NANNM), National Headquarters, Abuja in collaboration with International Council of Nurses (ICN)
Start: Sunday 6th June, 2010
End: Wednesday 9th June, 2010
Workshop of the West African College of Nursing
Workshop of the West African College of Nursing, South-South Zone, School of Midwifery Auditorium, Maternity Hospital, Calabar, Cross River State, Nigeria.
Start: Wednesday 11th June, 2008
End: Thursday 12th June, 2008
Workshop of National Association of Nigerian Nurses
Workshop of National Association of Nigerian Nurses and Midwives, University of Calabar Teaching Hospital Branch and the Continuing Education Unit, School of Midwifery Auditorium, Maternity Hospital, Cross River State, Nigeria.
Start: Wednesday 11th November, 2009
End: Friday 13th November, 2009
Research Seminar/Workshop
Research Seminar/Workshop of International Institute for Nursing Research and Development, University of Nigeria, Enugu Campus, Enugu State.
Start: Wednesday 21st March, 2007
End: Saturday 24th March, 2007
16th Annual Conference of Association of Educational Researchers
16th Annual Conference of Association of Educational Researchers and Evaluators of Nigeria (ASSEREN), University of Calabar, Cross River State, Nigeria.
Start: Monday 14th July, 2014
End: Friday 18th July, 2014
A 3-Day Workshop of Nursing
A 3-Day Workshop of Nursing and Midwifery Council of Nursing and Midwifery Council of Nigeria; “Improving Nursing Education and Practice through Research”, Royal Choice Hotel, Makurdi, Benue State, Nigeria.
Start: Monday 21st June, 2010
End: Friday 25th June, 2010
29th Annual Conference of Nigeria Association for Educational Administration
29th Annual Conference of Nigeria Association for Educational Administration and Planning, University of Calabar, Cross River State, Nigeria.
Start: Tuesday 11th October, 2005
End: Thursday 13th October, 2005
Annual Conference of Principals of Schools
Annual Conference of Principals of Schools of Nursing, Psychiatric, Midwifery and Heads of Post-Basic Schools, Michael Okpara Auditorium, Umuahia, Abia State, Nigeria.
Start: Wednesday 15th August, 2007
End: Saturday 18th August, 2007
Annual General Meeting/Scientific Conference
Annual General Meeting/Scientific Conference of West African College of Nursing, Nigeria Chapter; Creating a New Phase of Nursing Education and Practice in Nigeria; University of Calabar Hotel and Conference Hall, Calabar, Cross River State, Nigeria.
Start: Monday 19th January, 2009
End: Saturday 24th January, 2009
Scientific Workshop of the Faculty of Community Health Nursing
Scientific Workshop of the Faculty of Community Health Nursing, West African College of Nursing, Nigerian Chapter in Collaboration with College of Medical Sciences, University of Calabar, International Conference Centre, Cross River State, Nigeria.
Start: Monday 25th August, 2014
End: Friday 29th August, 2014
13th Biennial Nursing Leaders’ Conference
13th Biennial Nursing Leaders’ Conference of the Nursing and Midwifery Council of Nigeria “Nursing in the 21st Century: Challenges and Prospects for Education and Practice”, Dannic Hotels, Enugu, Enugu State, Nigeria.
Start: Saturday 5th November, 2011
End: Wednesday 9th November, 2011
10th National Scientific Conference
10th National Scientific Conference of the National Association of University Nursing Programmes, Department of Nursing Science, College of Health Science, Delta State University, Abraka, Delta State Nigeria.
Start: Tuesday 25th November, 2014
End: Friday 28th November, 2014
Nursing Process Implementation Workshop
Nursing Process Implementation Workshop, International Management and Finance Institute, Uyo, Akwa-Ibom State, Nigeria.
Start: Tuesday 15th January, 2008
End: Tuesday 15th January, 2008

Showing All Grants Received

Grant Description:
Senate Research Grant, University of Calabar, Cross River State.
Grantor:
University of Calabar

Amount:
40000.00  NRN
Date Received:
18.08.2006