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ANPA 2019 Board Retreat

October 31st - Novermber 3rd
The meeting will begin on the afternoon of November 1st. Anpa Board Meetings are open to all. Details to follow on location and venue.

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ANPA is 25

ANPA is 25

ANPA is 25

ANPA is 25

ANPA is 25

ANPA is 25

ANPA is 25

ANPA is 25

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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Volunteerism and
Global Health

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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Why Join?

  • 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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July 4, 2019

ANPA Is 25: Highlights Of The Recent Convention.

ANPA celebrated its 25th anniversary at the recent 2019 Annual Scientific Convention and Assembly at the Capital Hilton, Washington DC. It started with a welcome reception at the Smithsonian African Art Museum.                                               […]

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June 28, 2019

The Inaugural Distinguished Professor Ajovi Scott-Emuakpor Lecture

The inaugural distinguished Professor Ajovi Scott-Emuakpor lecture was delivered by Hauwa Ibrahim, JD, SJD, ML. President The Peace Institute, Sudbury, American  University Washington College of Law.

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Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie @ ANPA 25 Convention

The keynote address at the recent ANPA convention was given by Chimamanda Adichie: Doctors As Storytellers.

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