Dr Efunbo Dosekun

Executive Director & Partner

Profile

Dr Efunbo Dosekun MBBS MSc MRCPCH is one of the founding Partners of Vesta and is directly responsible for capacity building and all training programmes.  She joined Vesta to impart the skills, knowledge and experience she has acquired both locally and internationally to health professionals in low-income economies thereby making a difference to their healthcare systems.

Dr Dosekun studied Paediatrics and Child Health at University of Lagos and other prestigious institutions in the United Kingdom including University College London, University of Hull, Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health and the Institute of Child Health. She has also worked in various London hospitals specialising in aspects of acute paediatrics, community paediatrics, neonatology and neuro-disability.

Prior to joining Vesta Healthcare Partners, Dr. Dosekun was a Consultant Paediatrician at Lifeline Children’s Hospital; Lagos Nigeria where she still is Joint Executive Medical Director. In addition, she is Executive Assistant Secretary of the International Hospital Federation (Nigerian Chapter); a Senior Fellow of both the Nigerian Leadership Initiative (affiliated with Aspen Institute Colorado) and of the Henry Crown Institute as well as a member of the Technical Committee on Continuing Professional Development, Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria

She has received several awards including a Certificate of Merit from the Department of Paediatrics, Lagos University Teaching Hospital and the Jane Kilpatrick Gold Medal.