Staff Directory | View Staff


Navigational Links

Staff Details

Dr. Nelson Chukwudi Osuchukwu

Assoc Professor
Public Health


I am Dr Nelson Chukwudi Osuchukwu, Department of Public Health, University of Calabar, First Degree in Optomery(Doctor of Optometry) Imo State University, Okigwe, Master of Public Health(MPH) and Ph.D in Medical Sociology all from University of Calabar. I have Interest in Public Health Sociology


Publications by Nelson Chukwudi

Osuchukwu, N. C., Osuchukwu, E. C., Eko, J. E. & Otarch, O. (2015). Occupational exposure to wood dust in Calabar Municipality, Cross River State, Nigeria. International Journal of Science and Research, (IJSR), 4(5), 1414 -1420.

Udonwa, R. E., Iyam, M. A., Osuchukwu, N. C., Ofem, O. M. E., Etim, J. J. & Ikong, M. A. (2015). Mentally retarded children and deficits in daily living skills: Case study of Calabar Municipality Local Government Area, Cross River State, Nigeria. IOSR Journal of Research and Method in Education (IOSR-JRME), 5(2), 21 – 26.

Inah, G. E., Inah, E. U., Osuchukwu, N. C., Etim, J. J., Ogri, A. I. O. & Osuchukwu, E. C. (2014). The effect of population explosion on family standard of living in Calabar, Nigeria. European Scientific Journal, 10(20),190-204

Osuchukwu, N. C., Onovo, A. A., Atobatele, A. O. & Nta I. E. (2013). Disproportionate Burden of HIV Prevalence among men and women assessing HIV Testing and counseling services in Cross River State, Nigeria.  Journal of Pharmacy and Biological Sciences, 19-24.

Osuchukwu, N. C., Osonwa, K. O., Eko, J. E., Nwanede, C. C., Abeshi S. E. & Offiong, D. A. (2013).  Evaluating the Impact of National Health Insurance Scheme on health Care Consumers in Calabar Metropolis, Southern Nigerian.  International Journal of Learning and Development,  3(4),30-45.

Osonwa, O. K., Oyama F. A. lyam M. A, Osuchukwu N. C. & Osonwa R. H. (2012) Socio-cultural factors Affecting child Witchraft labeling Among the people Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria. Journal of Humanities and Social Science, 33-39.

Akpabio, I. I., Osuchukwu N. C., Uyana D. A. & Akpan-Samson, P. E. (2010). Influence of Marital and Educational status on client psychosocial adjustment to HIV/AIDS in Calabar, Nigeria. Nursing and Health Sciences, 12,115-161.

Akpabio, I. I, Samson-Akpan, P. E., Uyana, D. A. & 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.

Osonwa O. K., Ogbuagu, U. R., Iyam M. A., Osuchukwu, N. C., Eko J. E., Achoakawa, C. E., Osonwa, R. H., Asuquo, O. D. & Onovo, A. A. (2013). Knowledge, Attitude the Risk Perception of HIV/AIDS among youths in Calabar, Cross River State, Nigeria.  Journal of Humanities and Social Science, 7:1-8.

Eko, J. E., Osonwa, K. O., Osuchukwu, N. C. & Offiong, D. A. (2013).  Prevalence of Contraceptive Use Among Women of Reproductive Age in Calabar Metropolis Southern Nigeria.  International Journal of Humanities and Social Science Invention. 2:6-11.

Agba, A. M., Ushie, E. M. & Osuchukwu N. C. (2010). National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) and Employees Access to Health Care Services in Cross River State, Nigeria. Global Journal of Human Social Sciences, 10(7):9-16.

Osuchukwu, N. C., Osuchukwu, E. C., Akpabio I. I. & Ekpenyong, B. N. (2013) 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.

Osuchukwu, N. C., Osuchukwu, E. C. & Ibe, T. I. (2013).  The Prevalence of HIV infection Among Cannabis – Abuse Psychiatric Patients:  The Case of Federal Psychiatric Hospital, Calabar. Global Journal of Pure and Applied Sciences, 19:157-167. 

Osuchukwu, N. C. & Osuchukwu, E. C. (2011). Refractive Errors Among Secondary School students in Isuikwuato Local Government Area of Abia State. Nigeria. Global Journal of Medical Sciences, 10(1,2):13-18.

Osuchukwu, N. C. & Osuchukwu, E. C. (2011). Prevalence of Alcohol Abuse in Calabar South Local Government Area of Cross River State. Global Journal of Medical Sciences, 10(1,2):29-36.

Adindu, A. & Osuchukwu, N. (2010). Primary Health Care and the people’s perspective in defining health and illness. Continental Tropical Medicine, 4:27-32.

Amadi, C. I. & Osuchukwu, N. C. (2010). Noise-induced ill health in Crude Oil producing communities in Eleme Local Government Area of Rivers State. Nigeria. The Journal of Environmental Health, 7(1):21- 30.

Osuchukwu N. C. & Osuchukwu, E. C. (2009). Factors influencing utilization of Modern family planning services among women of child bearing age (15-49 years) in the University of Calabar Teaching Hospital. Calabar. Mary Slessor Journal of Medicine, 9(1):37-42.

Reseacrh Works Done

No Results for Research Works done

Conferences Attended

Showing All Conferences Attended

xix) International Conference on Association of Schools of Public Health in Africa (ASPHA)
Accra, Ghana.
Start: Saturday 8th December, 2012
End: Tuesday 11th December, 2012
iii) Attended the Three-Day Training Workshop/International Conference on the 3Rs in Research and Teaching in a Developing Country at the University of Calabar, Calabar, Nigeria
organized by Animal Care and use of Research, Education and Testing (ACURET)
Start: Thursday 5th May, 2016
End: Saturday 7th May, 2016
i) The 8th Annual General Meeting/Scientific Conference of the Association of Schools of Public Health in Africa (ASPHA)
in Nairobi, Kenya
Start: Wednesday 26th April, 2017
End: Friday 28th April, 2017
ii) Attended the Nigerian Optometric Association Scientific Conference and Expo/41st Annual General Meeting
Benin City, Edo State with the Theme: Better Eye Health – The Responsibility of all.
Start: Wednesday 5th July, 2017
End: Saturday 8th July, 2017

Grants Received

No Results for Grants Received