About NPPCN

NPPCN
Inauguration of the Board of NPPCN by the NSP PRESIDENT TAIWO OYEWUMI

SYNOPSIS
The National Postgraduate Physiotherapy College Of Nigeria was inagurated in November 2012 following series of deliberations and consultations to structure a clinical residency program to meet the yearnings of physiotherapists in Nigeria. 


VISION STATEMENT

The vision of the National Postgraduate Physiotherapy College of Nigeria is to produce well educated Physiotherapy Specialists with critical thinking and creative problem solving skills necessary to assume roles of responsibility as clinician, consultant, educator, and administrator in improving the quality of life for all individuals.


MISSION STATEMENT

The mission of the National Postgraduate Physiotherapy College of Nigeria is to prepare knowledgeable, skilled, culturally competent, compassionate, and reflective specialist physiotherapy practitioners capable of functioning collaboratively and autonomously in the dynamic health environment.

The College will accomplish this by promoting post-professional physiotherapy education in a challenging and supportive environment which fosters an intricate balance of theoretical science framework, clinical application, and on-going advancement of physiotherapy knowledge to produce socially responsible providers of service to the “whole” person along specialty line.

The governing council of the College were inaugurated on the 16th of April,2013 and they are as follows

 

NPPCN Council Chairman and Members                 

Prof. Matthew O. B. Olaogun

Chairman

Col. (Dr.) Paschal Mogbo

Vice-Chairman

Revd. Adeolu O. Jaiyesimi

Registrar

Mal. Garba Faggae

 

Dr. (Mrs.) Dapo Taiwo

 

Dr. (Mrs.) Bridget Birabi

 

Mr. Tokunbo Odunowo

 

Dr. Jide Olawale

 

Ms. Iyabo Okulaja

 

Prof. Sunday R. A. Akinbo

 

Dr. Michael Egwu

 

Dr. Sam. Ibeneme

 

 

Residency Training in the following Specialty Areas:

Orthopaedic Physiotherapy

Sports Physiotherapy

Physiotherapy in Women’s Health

Cardio-Pulmonary Physiotherapy

Neurology and Mental Health Physiotherapy

Paediatric Physiotherapy

Geriatric Physiotherapy

Community Physiotherapy

Fellowship Awards

Fellowship by Examination (Full and Limited Examination)

Fellowship by Election

Honorary Fellowship Award