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Archives of Basic and Applied Medicine

Professor Dinah Mary James, OBE, 25 March 1919 - 09 February 2020: Tribute to an Amazon of Pharmacology

Authors: Fatai Fehintola, D.T Okpako

Journal: Archives of Basic and Applied Medicine

Professor Dinah Mary James, OBE, (fondly called Iya Pharmacology or mother of Pharmacology) spent her entire productive years for research and training in Pharmacology at the Nigeria’s first Medical School, University of Ibadan where she rose to become the first Professor of Pharmacology in 1964