First nameAdeyinka
Middle nameGladys
Workplace and Function
Genetic and Bioethics Research Unit, University of Ibadan
Institute for Advanced Medical Research and Training, University of Ibadan
Former Director
Genetic and Bioethics Research Unit
Institute for Advanced Medical Research and Training
College of Medicine, University of Ibadan
Oyo State
Phone: +234 2 2005117
Fax: +234 2 2411171
U.I. P.O. Box 22772
Oyo State
Phone: +234 8055123375
Fax: +234 2 2411488
Professional Background
Activities in Relation to Ethics
Public debate
Institutional Affiliation
Area of Interest in Applied Ethics
Medical Ethics
Science Ethics
Expertise in Ethics
Bioethics:Bioethics theories and principles
Bioethics:Intellectual property rights
Bioethics:Public Health
Bioethics:Research with human beings
Science Ethics:Code of Conduct
Technology ethics:Nanotechnology
Technology ethics:Genetically Modified Organisms (GMO)
Ethics education:Medical ethics
Ethics education:Bioethics
Ethics education:Science ethics
Current Research Projects
European and Developing Countries Clinical Trials Partnership (EDCTP) Project on "Strengthening the Capacity of Research Ethics Committees in Africa" (PI & Coordinator of Project)
2007 - 2008
Networking for Ethics on Biomedical Research in Africa (NEBRA) - A Survey of 15 African Countries by African Researchers. (Country Coordinator for Nigeria)
2005 - 2006
Establishing the University of Ibadan/University College Hospital (UI/UCH) Institutional Review Committee (Chair & Coordinator of IRB)
2001 - 2005
Most Recent Publication(s) in Journal
Falusi, A. G.; Olopade, C. O.; Olopade, O. I.. 2007. 'Establishment of a Standing Ethics/Institutional Review Board in a Nigerian University: A Blueprint for Developing Countries'. Empirical Research on Human Research Ethics (JERHRE). Vol. 2, Issue 1. pp. 21-30. [10 page(s)]
Most Recent Chapter(s) in Book
Falusi, A. G.. 2005. 'The Role of Ethical Reviews and Approvals in Human Participant Research', in Contemporary Issues in Research Supervision, eds Olayinka, A. I.; Taiwo, V. O.. The Postgraduate School, University of Ibadan, Ibadan, pp. 92-99. 978-37883-3-7.
Obono, O. M.; Ajuwon, A. J.; Arowojolu, A. O.; Ogundipe, G. A. T.; Yakubu, J. A.; Falusi, A. G.. 2006. 'Ethics in Research', in Methodology of Basic and Applied Research (2nd Edition), eds Olayinka, A. I.; Taiwo, V. O.; Raji-Oyelade, A.; Farai, I. P.. The Postgraduate School, University of Ibadan, Ibadan, pp. 281-317. 978-37883-9-6.