Episode #20: Aishat Olanlege, MD, Graduate of Ibadan Community Hospital, Nigeria
Nigeria: Medical school process, challenges and opportunities
Aishat Olanlege, MD, was BRI’s first international medical student leader. She established the Ibadan BRI chapter and was one of BRI’s most prolific leaders. She combined her thirst for knowledge with a desire to improve the quality of life in her community through entrepreneurial efforts. Dr. Olanlege continues to work on healthcare policy and improving community health in her area.
Dr. Olanlege has recently secured her internship, an obligatory requirement for a permanent medical license in Nigeria, at the Lagos State Health Service Commission.