The Managing Director, Neimeth International Pharmaceuticals Plc, Dr Ebere Igboko Ekpunnobi has won the GSK Inventor Award for two patent applications covering her inventions related to discovering of compounds potentially useful for the treatment of a rare disease
Winners have emerged at the Nigerian Healthcare Excellence Awards (NHEA) 2016 at the Eko Convention Centre in Lagos.
Vivian Alikali, Executive Secretary of the NHEA Organizing Committee, said the Awards were:
“born out of the need to recognize and appreciate personnel who were sold out to excellence, and had integrity. We also wanted to curb medical tourism, to show people that they can get their healthcare services here in Nigeria. We wanted people to appreciate their healthcare system again.”