Mission + Vision

A Healthier Nigeria in a Healthier World

  • Our Mission
    To identify and stimulate interest in all matters affecting the health of Nigerians and provide the forum for debating evolving health issues in search for solutions
  • Vision and Mission In Action
    The Annual ANPA Conventions – We address current issues of healthcare in Africa including, but not limited to, HIV, women & children’s health, environmental health, education and training of physicians and other health workers.
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THE ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIAN PHYSICIANS IN THE AMERICAS (ANPA), was incorporated in 1995 for educational, scientific and charitable purposes as a tax-exempt non-profit organization under Section 501(c) (3) of the Internal Revenue Code.

ANPA represents the professional interests of 4,000 plus physicians, dentists and allied health professionals of Nigerian birth, ethnicity or empathy in the United States, Canada and the Caribbean providing a platform for medical and scientific dialogue, on issues of health within North America, the Caribbean, and Africa, pertinent to persons of descent from the Nigerian Diaspora.

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  • Continuing Medical Education Credits (CMEs)
  • Leadership opportunities through Board service and/or committee involvement
  • Annual Meeting Discount
  • Opportunities to server and/or support medical missions
  • ...and so much more
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January 3, 2020

Hematology News welcomes Dr. Ify Osunkwo as editor in chief

Hematology News welcomes Ifeyinwa (Ify) Osunkwo, MD, MPH, as the new editor in chief. Dr. Osunkwo is a professor of medicine at Atrium Health and the director of the Sickle Cell Enterprise at the Levine Cancer Institute, part of Atrium Health, in Charlotte, N.C. She has made it her personal mission to improve the quality […]

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December 2, 2019

Dr Obinna Igwilo Performs Fayetteville VA’s First Robotic Surgery Using Da Vinci Technology.

By Fayetteville Coastal Health Care System Public Affairs Friday, September 6, 2019 An ongoing initiative to provide expanded health care services to area VA and DOD beneficiaries through shared staff, resources and facilities achieved a dual milestone recently when Dr. Obinna Igwilo performed Fayetteville VA’s first robotic surgeries using Da Vinci technology. The achievement also […]

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