Meeting RSC Member: Dr Wasinda Francis Umar

Dr Wasinda Francis Umar. MBBS, MWACP

He is currently a Senior Registrar at the Department Of Internal Medicine, Federal Medical Centre Kastina.
He was the pioneer secretary of the Research Statistics Committee (RSC) of the Nigerian Association of Resident Doctors(NARD) 2018/2019. He is currently a member of the committee.
He has co-authored four scholastic articles.
He has passion for knowledge and giving back to humanity.
His core research interests are General Medicine, Nephrology and Public health.

Some of his co-authored articles under RCN

Adebayo, O., Oluwaseyi, O., Olaopa, O., Kpuduwei, S., Oluwafemi, E., Omotayo, F. F., Aigbomian, E., Ibiyo, M., Buowari, D. Y. & Wasinda, U. F. 2019. Trainees collaboratively investigating early career doctors’ themes: A NARD initiative in Nigeria. Nigerian Journal of Medicine, 28, 93-97.

Adebayo, O., Kanmodi, K., Olaopa, O., Fagbule, O. F., Adufe, I., Adebayo, A. M., Oduyemi, I., Amoo, A., Omololu, A., Igbokwe, M., Babalola, R., Oiwoh, S. O., Grillo, E., Buowari, D. Y., Egbuchulem, I., Umar, W. Ogunsuji, O. & Ibrahim, Y. A. 2020. Strategies for mitigating burnout among early career doctors in Nigeria: lessons learnt from the qualitative CHARTING study. Global Psychiatry.


Igbokwe, M., Adebayo, O., Ogunsuji, O., Popoola, G., Babalola, R., Oiwoh, S. O., Makinde, A. M., Adeniyi, A. M., Kanmodi, K., Umar, W F., Omololu, A., Oduyemi, I., Ibrahim, Y. A. & Sokomba, A. 2021. An exploration of profile, perceptions, barriers, and predictors of research engagement among resident doctors: a report from CHARTING study. Perspective of Clinical Research.

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