Professor Ahmed T. Mora, chairman, Pharmacists Council of Nigeria (PCN) Governing Council, has been appointed member, Igbinedion University Governing Council, for a three -year term with effect from April, 2022.
In a statement made available to Pharmanewsonline, it was disclosed that the inauguration ceremony will take place on Thursday, 30 June, 2022, by His Excellency, Sir Chief (Dr) Gabriel O. Igbinedion, CFR, the Esama of Benin Kingdom, who is also the chairman of the Board of Reagents of the University.
Prof. Mora joined the services of the university in 2016 and has been lecturing in the Department of Clinical Pharmacy and Pharmacy Practice, College of Pharmacy of Igbinedion University as a lecturer and first professor of clinical pharmacy and pharmacy practice in the university.
He earlier served as the foundation Dean, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Kaduna State University (KASU) as well as the pioneer Head, Department of Clinical Pharmacy and Pharmacy Management from 2012 to 2016.
His first involvement in academic pharmacy was in 1986 in the Department of Clinical Pharmacy and Pharmacy Practice, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Ahmadu Bello University (ABU), as a part-time lecturer on ‘pro-bono’ basis.
He is a member of the National Institute (mni), and a Fellow of the West African Postgraduate College of Pharmacists. Prof. Mora has undertaken several professional and management programmes in various universities and institutes such as Harvard University, Boston, Massachusetts, USA, and Liverpool Hope University, Liverpool, UK and the Administrative Staff College of Nigeria (ASCON).
Mora has practised Pharmacy in all the core areas of the profession across academic, industrial, administrative, and community practice, and garnered wide range of experience.
The West African Postgraduate College of Pharmacists (WAPCP) has since 2008 been benefitting from his wealth of academic experience as an astute Examiner.