Representatives from Federal University of Santa Maria, Brazil Visits University of Ibadan

Federal University of Santa Maria, Brazil Visits University of Ibadan

The Office of International Programmes, University of Ibadan hosted Professor J.B.T. Rocha and Professor Maria Rosa Chitolina from the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Federal University of Santa Maria Brazil on Friday, 31 March, 2017. They were received by the Director, Office of International Programmes, Professor Oluwatoyin Odeku and were accompanied by Professor E.O. Farounbi and Dr. Amos Abolaji  of the Department of Biochemistry, UI.

Professor J.B.T. Rocha and Professor Maria Rosa Chitolina visited the Department of Biochemistry, University of Ibadan on a collaborative research visit and to facilitate a lecture at the International Conference Centre on Friday, 31 March, 2017. Professor E.O. Farounbi acknowledged their contributions towards the growth of the Department of Biochemistry, University of Ibadan. Professor J.B.T. Rocha remarked that he would want the University to participate in the Funding opportunities from the Brazilian programmes.

The Director, Office of International Programmes, Professor Oluwatoyin Odeku in her contribution said that the University is excited to engage in collaborations with other Universities and she looks forward to other funding opportunities and collaborations with the Brazilian university.

The visit ended with a photograph with the guests, and staff of the Office of International Programmes. Among those that were in attendance were the Director of OIP, Professor Odeku, Mrs. Patricia Afolabi, Mrs. Abosede Olugbeja, Mr. Paul Oghinan, Mr. Paul Aigberua, Miss. Modupe Ogunwole and Miss. Anuoluwapo Badmus.