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Prof. JOSEPHINE ONUDINIRU AKPOTUZOR

Professor
Medical Laboratory Science
ooakpotuzor@unical.edu.ng

Professor, Josephine .O. Akpotuzor is of the Department of Medical Laboratory Science University of Calabar, Calabar, Cross River State, Nigeria and a Professor of Haematology/Blood Transfusion Science. She has served in various positions within and outside the University as Faculty of Allied Medical Sciences graduates school chairman, Nov, 2014- Nov 2016, Acting Head of Department of Medical Laboratory Science University of Calabar, October 2012-2014. Sub-Dean Faculty of Allied Medical Sciences University of Calabar, May, 2010-2012, Faculty of Allied Medical Sciences representative to the Senate of University of Calabar, 2010-2012., Member of University of Calabar central time-table planning committee, May 31, 2010-2012, Member, Faculty of Allied Medical Sciences examination vetting committee, 4th July, 2011-2012 and External Examiner for 3-sister Universities in Nigeria still ongoing.

PATIENCE A AKPAN1, JSOEPHINE O AKPOTUZOR1*, EME E OSIM2(2017). THE ROLE OF CYTOKINES IN FIBRINOLYSIS: A CASE STUDY OF ACTIVE TUBERCULOSIS JOURNAL OF INFECTIOUS DISEASES AND MEDICAL MICROBIOLOGY 1(1)


ETIM EA, AKPOTUZOR JO, OHWONIGHO AC, FRANCIS AA (2017) DISTRIBUTION OF ABO AND RHESUS BLOOD GROUPS AMONG SELECTED TRIBES IN ADAMAWA STATE, NIGERIA. HEMATOL TRANSFUS INT J 4(6): 00102.

EUPHORIA C. AKWIWU, CHINYERE A.O. USORO, JOSEPHINE O. AKPOTUZOR, MAISIE H. ETUKUDO:( 2015) HEPATIC FUNCTIONS OF PERSONS OCCUPATIONALLY EXPOSED TO FORMALDEHYDE IN CALABAR, NIGERIA. ADVANCES IN LIFE SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY VOL.38 PP 64-69.


EUPHORIA C. AKWIWU, JOSEPHINE O. AKPOTUZOR, JOSEPHINE E. OKON, OSAGIE EGHAREVBA (2017): IRON STUDIES OF HIV-INFECTED SUBJECTS IN CALABAR- A NIGERIAN PERSPECTIVE.JOURNALOF SCIENCE AND CLINICAL RESEARCH VOL 5 ISSUE 3 PP 19575-19577.


D.C. OKPOKAM, 1I.M. OKAFOR, 1J.O. AKPOTUZOR, 2V.U. NNA, 3O.E. OKPOKAM, 2E.E. OSIM AND 1E.A. USANGA (2016) RESPONSE OF CELLULAR ELEMENTS TO FREQUENT BLOOD DONATIONS AMONG MALE SUBJECTS IN CALABAR, NIGERIA, TRENDS IN MEDICAL RESEARCH 11 (1): 11-19, doi: 10.3923 TMR.2016.11.19.

EUPHORIA C. AKWIWU, CHINYERE A.O. USORO, JOSEPHINE.O.AKPOTUZOR, MAISIE H. ETUKUDO (2015) OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH AND THE IMPACT OF LONG-TERM FORMALDEHYDE EXPOSURE ON HEALTH PROFESSIONALS IN CALABAR, NIGERIA. JOURNAL OF NATURAL SCIENCES RESEARCH VOL.5, NO.22. PP119-126.


EUPHORIA C. AKWIWU, JOSEPHINE O. AKPOTUZOR (2015) FORMALDEHYDE-ASSOCIATED IMMUNOLOGIC RESPONSES AMONG EXPOSED NIGERIAN HEALTH PROFESSIONALS. JOURNAL OF BIOLOGY, AGRICULTURE AND HEALTHCARE VOL.5, NO.22 PP102-106.

AKPOTUZOR, J.O ; AKWIWU E.C ; EKARIKA E.A (2015): CAVITY LESION AND SOME ACUTE PHASE PROTEIN LEVELS IN DIAGNOSIS AND MONITORING OF PULMONARY TUBERCULOSIS INFECTION Asian Academic Research Journal of Multi-Disciplinary, Vol. 2(2), 210-218.

AKPOTUZOR JO, EKARIKA EA, AKWIWU EC (2014): PROGNOSTIC VALUE OF SOME ACUTE PHASE REACTANTS IN THE MANAGEMENT OF PULMONARY TUBERCULOSIS DISEASE. INT J VIROL AIDS 1:002, 1:1

AKPOTUZOR J. O., AKWIWU E.C., AKATA R.O. (2014): ASSESSMENT OF EVIDENCE-BASED PRACTICE IN A TERTIARY HEALTH INSTITUTION IN NIGERIA USING LABORATORY RESULT. GREENER JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES ISSN: 2276-7797 VOL. 4(1), PP. 038-041.

AKPOTUZOR JOSEPHINE .O.*, AKPAN PATIENCE AND AKWIWU EUPHORIA.C.(2013) PERCEPTION, LEVEL OF VOLOUNTARY COUNSELLING/TESTING AND KNOWLEDGE/AWARENESS OF HIV/AIDS AMONG ADULT POPULATION IN UGEP TOWN OF CROSS-RIVER STATE OF NIGERIA. J. AIDS Clin Res 4: 234. DOI: 10.4172/2155-6113.1000234.

OFONIME .M. OGBA (1)*, LYDIA .N. ABIA-BASSEY (2), JAMES EKPOKE (2), BAKI (1) MANDOR (1), J AKPOTUZOR JOSEPHINE .O, GODWIN IWATT (3) AND IKWO IBANGA (4) (2013): HEAMATOLOGICAL PROFILE OF HIV INFECTED PATIENTS WITH OPPORTUNISTIC RESPIRATORY MYCOSES IN RELATION TO IMMUNE STATUS – A HOSPITAL BASED COHORT FROM CALABAR, NIGERIA. TROP MED. SURG, 1:3,

ANTHONY .U. EMERIBE*, JOSEPHINE .O. AKPOTUZOR, MAISE .H. ETUKUDO (2012): SERUM CHROMIUM, ZINC AND TESTOSTERONE LEVELS IN DIABETICS IN UNIVERSITY OF CALABAR TEACHING HOSPITAL CALABAR NIGERIA, JOURNAL OF BIOLOGY, AGRICULTURE AND HEALTH CARE VOL2, NO.6, 2012 PP 92-100.

AKPOTUZOR .J.O; UDOH A.E.; ETUKUDO M.H (2012). TOTAL ANTIOXIDANT STATUS AND OTHER ANTIOXIDANT AGENT LEVELS IN CHILDREN WITH P.FALCIPARUM INFECTION IN CALABAR, NIGERIA. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF BIOMEDICAL LABORATORY SCIENCE VOL.1, NO. 2:35-39.

AKPAN, PATIENCE. A, AKPOTUZOR JOSEPHINE .O.* AKWIWU EUPHORIA. C(2012).: SOME HAEMATOLOGICAL PARAMETERS OF TUBERCULOSIS (TB) INFECTED AFRICANS: THE NIGERIAN PERSPECTIVE. JOURNAL OF NATURAL SCIENCES RESEARCH VOL.2, NO.1.

OKPOKAM, D.C, EMERIBE, A.O AND AKPOTUZOR J. O. (2012): FREQUENCY OF BLOOD DONATION AND IRON STORES OF BLOOD DONORS IN CALABAR, CROSS- RIVER STATE, NIGERIA. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF BIOMEDICAL LABORATORY SCIENCE VOL. 1, NO. 2:40-43.

M. S. EDEM, A. O. EMERIBE AND AKPOTUZOR JOSEPHINE .O.(2010): CHANGES IN HAEMORRHEOLOGIC AND FIBRINOLYTIC ACTIVITIES UPON HYPERTENSION AND DIABETIC CHEMOTHERAPY IN CALABAR DIABETIC RESIDENTS, NIGERIA AFRICAN JOURNAL OF BIOCHEMISTRY RESEARCH VOL.4 (2), PP.028-032.

AKPOTUZOR JOSEPHINE .O. UDOH A.E. ETUKUDO M.H.(2009): HIGH DENSITY LIPOPROTEIN, TOTAL CHOLESTEROL, ALBUMIN, VITAMIN C AND TOTAL ANTIOXIDANT LEVELS OF CHILDREN WITH P.FALCIPARUM INFECTION IN CALABAR. ADVANCES IN MEDICAL AND DENTAL SCIENCES 3(1): 4-12.

AKPOTUZOR J. O. , AGWUNOBI L.E, INYAMA, M.A(2009): PROTHROMBIN TIME (PT) AND PARTIAL THROMBOPLASTIN TIME WITH KAOLIN (PTTK) OF CIGARETTE SMOKERS IN CALABAR, CROSS-RIVER STATE, NIGERIA, ADVANCES IN MEDICAL AND DENTAL SCIENCES. 3(1): 17-20, 2009.

J.O AKPOTUZOR (1), C. ISONG (1), D. C. OKPOKAM (1) AND M. H. ETUKUDO (2) (2008): LEVELS OF SERUM IRON, TOTAL IRON BINDING CAPACITY, TRANSFERRIN SATURATION FRACTION AND PACKED CELL VOLUME OF BLOOD DONORS IN CALABAR, CROSSRIVER-STATE, NIGERIA. PAKISTAN JOURNAL OF NUTRITION 7(3): 500-502.

M. S. EDEM, A. O. EMERIBE AND J.O AKPOTUZOR(2008): HAEMORRHEOLOGIC AND FIBRINOLYTIC ACTIVITIES IN DIABETICS RESIDENT IN CALABAR, CROSS-RIVER STATE NIGERIA.AFRICAN JOURNAL OF BIOTECHNOLOGY, 7 (10) PP1400-1403.

AKPOTUZOR J. O., UDOH A.E. ETUKUDO M.H.(2007): TOTAL ANTIOXIDANT STATUS, VITAMINS A, C AND BETA-CAROTENE LEVELS OF CHILDREN WITH P-FALCIPARUM INFECTION IN UNIVERSITY OF CALABAR. PAKISTAN JOURNAL OF NUTRITION VOL.6 (5) 485-489.

R. A. ANYANWU (1)*, A. O. EMERIBE (2), C. U. IGWE (3), I. AJAY (14), J. AKPOTUZOR (2), K. C. LELII AND F. O. EMELIKE (1) (2007): OCCURRENCE OF HAEMOLYSIN ANTIBODIES AMONG SICKLE CELL ANAEMIA PATIENTS WITHIN CALABAR METROPOLIS OF NIGERIA. AFRICAN JOURNAL OF BIOTECHNOLOGY, VOL. 6 (10) PP1217-1220.

AKPOTUZOR J. O*, EKE O.*, D. C. OKPOKAM AND M. H. ETUKUDO(2007): COMPARATIVE STUDY OF SERUM IRON, TOTAL IRON BINDING CAPACITY AND TRANSFERRIN SATURATION FRACTION LEVELS IN TWO GROUPS OF NIGERIANS IN DIFFERENT SOCIO-ECONOMIC CLASSES. PAKISTAN JOURNAL OF NUTRITION 6 (8):669-671.

USANGA E.A AND AKWIWU, J. O (1990): PREVALENCE AND TITER OF ABO HAEMOLYSIS ANTIBODIES IN PREGNANT NIGERIAN WOMEN. EAST AFRICAN MEDICAL JOURNAL 67 NO 6 PP437-441.

AKPOTUZOR J. O AND BASSEY E. (2000): BIRTH WEIGHT AND NEONATAL HAEMATOCRITE LEVELS IN CALABAR. MARY SLESSOR JOURNAL OF MEDICINE 2 (2) 1-5.

AKPOTUZOR J. O, UDOH A.E(2000).: SERUM PROTEIN CHANGES IN SICKLE CELL ANAEMIA PATIENTS IN SOUTH EASTERN NIGERIA. MARY SLESSOR JOURNAL OF MEDICINE VOL 2 NO.2 PP 21-25.

AKPOTUZOR J. O, D. C. OKPOKAM AND IYAMA .M (2007): SOME HAEMATOLOGICAL PARAMETERS OF HEPATITIS B AND C SERO-POSITIVE PROSPECTIVE BLOOD DONORS IN UCTH, CALABAR, MARY SLESSOR JOURNAL OF MEDICINE. 7 (1) 26-29.

JOSEPHINE O. AKPOTUZOR, E.C. AKWIWU AND M. I. ELAIHO(2011): HAEMATOLOGICAL PROFILES AND SERUM LEAD LEVELS IN MALE FUEL ATTENDANTS IN CALABAR METROPOLIS, NIGERIA. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF NATURAL AND APPLIED SCIENCES, 7 (1) 123-125.

JOSEPHINE O. AKPOTUZOR, E.C. AKWIWU AND O.A. OROVWIGHO(2011): HAEMORRHEOLOGIC AND FIBRINOLYTIC ACTIVITIES OF SEROPOSITIVE HEPATITIS B AND C PROSPECTIVE DONORS ATTENDING UNIVERSITY OF CALABAR TEACHING HOSPITAL BLEEDING BAY. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF NATURAL AND APPLIED SCIENCES, 7(2) 150-152.

JOSEPHINE O. AKPOTUZOR, E.C. AKWIWU, D. C. OKPOKAM AND P. KEUNMOE (2011): ANALYSES OF HAEMATOLOGICAL MALIGNANCIES RECORDS FROM UNIVERSITY OF CALABAR TEACHING HOSPITAL CALABAR, NIGERIA (1983-2008). INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF NATURAL AND APPLIED SCIENCES. 7(1): 133-136.


JOSEPHINE O. AKPOTUZOR, E.C. AKWIWU AND I. A. UDOH (2011): PROTHROMBIN TIME AND RELATIVE PLASMA VISCOSITY OF HYPERTENSIVE PATIENTS ATTENDING UNIVERSITY OF CALABAR TEACHING HOSPITAL, CALABAR, NIGERIA. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF NATURAL AND APPLIED SCIENCES, 7 (1):130-132.

AKPAN P.A AND AKPOTUZOR J. O (2011): HAEMORRHEOLOGIC AND FIBRINOLYTIC ACTIVITIES OF PULMONARY TUBERCULOSIS PATIENTS IN CALABAR CROSS-RIVER STATE, NIGERIA. JOURNAL OF MEDICAL LABORATORY SCIENCE. VOL. 20, NO. 1 PP 28-32.

E.C. AKWIWU, USANGA E. A. AND AKPOTUZOR J. O (2011): COMPARATIVE STUDY OF HAEMOGLOBINTYPES IN COASTAL (YENOGOA) AND HINTERLAND (OWERRI) COMMUNITIES IN SOUTH-EASTERN NIGERIA. JOURNAL OF MEDICAL LABORATORY SCIENCE. VOL. 20 NO. 2 PP 16-20.
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MENTORING FOR ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE
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THE USE OF ELISA TECHNIQUE
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Start: Monday 30th July, 2001
End: Saturday 4th August, 2001
MLSCN BENCHMARK
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Start: Wednesday 6th March, 2013
End: Friday 8th March, 2013
ANNUAL SCIENTIFIC CONFERENCE OF THE ASSOCIATION OF MEDICAL LABORATORY SCIENTISTS OF NIGERIA
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End: Friday 23rd August, 1996
MANAGERIAL SKILLS AND GOOD PROFESSIONAL PRACTICE
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End: Monday 30th August, 2004
CLINICAL CHEMISTRY AND THE HEALTH OF THE NATION
CLINICAL CHEMISTRY AND THE HEALTH OF THE NATION, CALABAR
Start: Wednesday 23rd November, 2005
End: Friday 25th November, 2005
RESEARCH, LABORATORY SAFETY AND SECURITY
RESEARCH, LABORATORY SAFETY AND SECURITY
Start: Wednesday 20th August, 2003
End: Thursday 28th August, 2003
EPIDEMIOLOGY, DIAGNOSIS AND MANAGEMENT OF HIV/AIDS IN NIGERIA.
EPIDEMIOLOGY, DIAGNOSIS AND MANAGEMENT OF HIV/AIDS IN NIGERIA.
Start: Tuesday 23rd June, 1998
End: Thursday 25th June, 1998
FIRST ALL NIGERIAN UNIVERSITIES DEBATING CHAMPIONSHIPS
FIRST ALL NIGERIAN UNIVERSITIES DEBATING CHAMPIONSHIPS, PARTICIPATED AS AN ADJUDICATOR
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22ND INTERNATIONAL CONGRESS OF CLINICAL CHEMISTRY AND LABORATORY MEDICINE
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Grant Description:
WORKSHOP ON HIV/AIDS DIAGNOSIS BY INSTITUTE OF HUMAN VIROLOGY, NIGERIA.
Grantor:
UNICAL

Amount:
100000.00  NRN
Date Received:
14.03.2013
Grant Description:
FOR INSTITUTIONAL BASE RESEARCH, (TETFUND/DESS/UNICAL/CALABAR/RP/VOL.IV 2014). TO LOOK AT SOME HAEMOSTATIC AND INFLAMMATORY PARAMETERS OF PATIENTS ATTENDING TUBERCULOSIS CLINICS IN CALABAR
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TERTIARY EDUCATION TRUST FUND .

Amount:
1644400.00  NRN
Date Received:
13.05.2014
Grant Description:
HEALTH SYSTEM STRENGTHENING NIGERIA ON HEALTH SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT COURSE.
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UNICAL

Amount:
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Date Received:
20.10.2014
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AMERICAN SOCIETY FOR CLINICAL PATHOLOGY/CDC NIGERIA ON QUALITY CONTROL.
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UNICAL

Amount:
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Date Received:
14.07.2015
Grant Description:
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UNICAL

Amount:
100000.00  NRN
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20.08.2010
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FOUNDATIONS OF LABORATORY LEADERSHIP AND MANAGEMENT WORKSHOP.
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UNICAL

Amount:
300000.00  NRN
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13.05.2013
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AMERICAN SOCIETY FOR CLINICAL PATHOLOGY/CDC NIGERIA ON TEACHING METHODOLOGY.
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UNICAL

Amount:
250000.00  NRN
Date Received:
09.06.2014
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TERTIARY EDUCATION TRUST FUND FOR CONFERENCE IN CANADA,
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Amount:
700000.00  NRN
Date Received:
13.08.2012
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UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF STATES, BIOLOGICAL ENGAGEMENT PROGRAMME AND SANDI NATIONAL LABORATORIES ON NIGERIA CURRICULUM WORKSHOP OM BIORISK MANAGEMENT.
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UNICAL

Amount:
500000.00  NRN
Date Received:
12.08.2015
Grant Description:
AFRICAN SOCIETY FOR LABORATORY MEDICINE ON WHO/AFRO STEPWISE LABORATORY QUALITY IMPROVEMEMT PROCESS TOWARDS ACCREDITATION (SLIPTA)
Grantor:
SLIPTA

Amount:
450000.00  NRN
Date Received:
19.06.2012