WELCOME ADDRESS FROM THE HEAD OF DEPARTMENT
The Department of Radiology University of Benin is at the fore-front of under-graduate and post-graduate medical training. The Department ensures excellent well structured didactic training geared towards producing scholars equipped with sound knowledge and practice of radiology. Our students learn about cutting-edge technologies in radiology and can practice independently with the capability to interpret radiological images. They are exposed to the three main components of radiology which comprises of radio-diagnosis, radiotherapy and interventions. Students also rotate through various units of the department observing radiology in practice and are well equipped to practice locally, nationally and internationally.
The department of Radio-diagnosis has been in existence since the inception of the teaching hospital. It is equipped with radiological machines sourced across the world. Available at the department are well dedicated doctors and allied workers working as a team towards ensuring training and proper patients care. Radiological intervention unit is still nascent but with promising future. The department of radiotherapy has highly trained professionals with dedicated staff who ensure adequate training of students and advanced oncologic patient care. The department is expanding with acquisition of more equipment.
Our lecturing staff are well trained, courteous and dedicated. Most of our staff regularly update their knowledge including at international arena and are actively engaged in conferences across the globe and are involved in international collaborations. Our professors insist on high quality and continuing education of the academic staff and are all easily approachable. Hence our robust and all encompassing academic curriculum is adequately covered all year round.
You are welcome to our department.
Dr. (Mrs.) O.A. Akhigbe
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