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Dr. Izu Nwachukwu

Dr Nwachukwu is a Professor of Medicine and a Scholar of Psychology with extensive international education and practice experience. He is currently affiliated with University of Calgary in Canada and Imo State University in Nigeria. He is a 2023 graduate of the Chartered Director Program at The Directors College, McMaster University and DeGroote School of Business. Prior to this, he obtained an M.Sc. in Healthcare Management from the Institute of Leadership at the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland and has held several executive level positions in medical leadership and clinical governance across different countries. He is a Board Director at the Canadian Mental Health Association (Calgary). He is also a Fellow and Board Director at John Ware Institute. Dr Nwachukwu is passionate about corporate governance, both within and outside of healthcare. He is the Founder, President, and CEO of Izu Nwachukwu Foundation, dedicated to ensuring that children from underprivileged communities can access quality education and better opportunities.