201 Kentshire Lane, Bonaire GA 31005

910-302-8994
info@anpa.org

Louisiana

About our Chapter

ANPA Louisiana chapter was launched under the leadership of Prof Wale Suleiman and Dr Benedict Idowu. We subsequently hosted the ANPA National retreat in New Orleans in 2016. Our membership has grown significantly in the last 4 years under the leadership of Dr. Gertrude Anyanwoke. Our members are spread all over Louisiana with small concentrated pockets in New Orleans and Baton Rouge. This has made it challenging to have physical social events.

COVID 19 pandemic and the associated restrictions aggravated this challenge. Despite these obstacles, we figured out a way to overcome the challenge of being spread thin all over the state. We started sponsorship of local Nigerian events to increase awareness of our organization.

Our organization have partnered with multiple other organizations in the advocacy of health issues in Louisiana. We joined forces with Local NAACP to lobby the Louisiana Department of Health. We also met with the LA Secretary of Health to lobby for both the Minority and underserved communities in Louisiana. During this ongoing COVID 19 Pandemic, we have collaborated with multiple ethnic and Immigrant organizations to provide timely education on the virus, vaccines and management of the infection. With lifting of COVID 19 restrictions, we are looking forward to engaging in more physical social events.

Email us directly: info@anpa.org

Upcoming Event Activities

We plan to have a medical outreach event in partnership with United Nigerian Organization during the Nigerian Independence celebration.

We are also planning to have a party in the fall facilitate camaraderie in the membership.

Become A Member

Our members are comprised of Nigerian doctors and healthcare staff in diverse fields.

Membership Dues

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Our Leadership Team

Patrick Njoku, MD
Chair
Ifeanyi Iwuchukwu, MD
Treasurer
John Nnadi, MD
Treasurer
Aniedi Udofa, MD
Membership Coordinator
Gertrude Anyanwoke, MD
Immediate Past Chair
Benjamin Idowu, DO
Immediate past Treasurer