HFN Healthcare Leadership Conference

Theme: Optimizing Emergency Care Delivery: Unlocking the healthcare value chain

Wednesday, 17 April 2024
11:00 am | Hall 4

16 - 18 April 2025

Landmark Centre, Lagos, Nigeria





Opening remarks/introductions of Speakers - Director of Ceremony

Welcome and introduction of speakers and conference overview
Dr. Pamela Ajayi, President, Healthcare Federation of Nigeria


Welcome Address

Dr. Pamela Ajayi, President, Healthcare Federation of Nigeria


Goodwill messages

○ Prof. Akin Abayomi, Commissioner of Health Lagos
○ Dr. Amit N. Thakker, President, Africa Health Federation
○  Lynda Decker, Vice-President -West Africa Private Healthcare Federation (WAPHF/FOASPS)
○ Pharm Ahmed I Yakasai, Founder/CEO, Founder/CEO, Pharmaplus, Former President of the Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria and Founder/Chairman, Safe Medicines Foundation


Keynote Address: Unlocking the healthcare value chain with a focus on emergency care 
Dr. Abdu Mukhtar, National Coordinator, Presidential Unlocking the Healthcare Value Chain initiative


Presentation 1: Private sector opportunities in emergency care: 
Dr. Olumide Okunola, Senior Health Specialist, World Bank


Presentation 2:  Innovations and challenges in emergency care
Dr. Seyi Oyesola, A3C Consultants/Convener, Doctors for Change


Panel Discussion: Equity, preparedness and collaborative resource allocations in crisis

○ Senator Dr. Samaila Kaila, Deputy Chairman, Senate Committee on Health
○ Dr. Muyi Aina,NPH Director General, NPHCDA 
○ Dr. Jimoh Olawale Salaudeen, Director of Hospital Services, Federal Ministry of Health
○ Dr. Abiola Fasina-Ayoola, Medical Director, Head of Emergency Care, R Jolad Hospitall

Moderator: Njide Ndili,  Country Director, PharmAccess Nigeria, Vice President, Healthcare Federation of Nigeria

14:30 pm

Lunch break | Exhibition visit

15:30 pm

Videos from emergency response organizations


Presentation: Emergency preparedness and disaster management: Lessons learned and future directions
Dr Jide Idris Director General of the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control and Prevention (NCDC)


Panel discussion: Emergency response and intensive care

○ Audu Jauro Goji, Head of Training first Aid hand Emergency Care Red Cross 
○ Dr. Tunde Oni, Chief Executive Officer, Eight Medical
○ Dr. Gbonjubola Abiri, Consultant Psychiatrist and Associate Lecturer, Redimed Consulting Services

Moderator: Dr. Nneka Mobisson, Founder and CEO, mDOC


Conclusion & Thanks


End of conference