The award is the highest honour ever bestowed on a practicing
physician in the U.S who have distinguished themselves among colleagues
and in their community by their contribution towards the development of
The degree is also conferred on physicians who excel in the
advancement of health care to the American people and by their
professional development through medical education and research.
award was conferred on the recipient penultimate Saturday at the 2017
convocation of the Academy which held at Grand Hyatt, River Walk, San
Antonio Texas, USA.
Dr. Mrs. Isioma Okobah is an Associate Professor of the school of
medicine, Emory University School of Medicine and Moore House School of
medicine, Atlanta Georgia in the USA.
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