Dr. Morenike Ukpong
Morenike Ukpong-Folayan works as a researcher with the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Nigeria. She also works as the Deputy Director of the College of Health Sciences’ Partnership and Research Advancement Unit and Coordinates the Research and Innovation Support Unit. She has experience designing, implementing and reporting both qualitative and quantitative studies for research; conducting monitoring and evaluation exercises for both general and key populations programmes; and advocating for use of research outcomes for policy formulation and programming in the field of HIV, bioethics and adolescents health in Nigeria. Her conducts epidemiological research on oral health with focus on integrated oral,mental, sexual and reproductive health for adolescents. She served as the Representative of Nations on the IAPD Board from 2013 to 2017.