Oluwafunke Ogunrinola

Oluwafunke Ogunrinola - 2017 Nominee
Position: Mrs/Nurse
Organization: Ayokemi specialist hospital
Current Location: Nigeria, Oyo State
Bachelor of Science from Babcock University/Nursing
Additional Degrees and Certifications:
Registered Nurse Certificate
Diploma Certificate in Family planning
She's is a goal oriented person. Always willing to research and learn more. She's always ready to improve her skills and knowledge to take family program to the uptmost height. – Aramide Ogunrinola, Mr/Health Record Officer at Adeoyo Maternity teaching hospital
Describe your contributions to and achievements in family planning.

I conducted a descriptive research about the knowledge and attitude of women of reproductive age towards the use of intrauterine contraceptive device in a primary health centre at Ogun State. I was able to get their views and knowledge about the device through the research.

What sparked your passion for family planning?

What sparked my passion for family planning was my profession as a nurse by getting to know about marriages collapsing because of lack of knowledge about family planning.

Give one or two examples of how you display leadership in your family planning work.:

I displayed leadership role when I was told to educate a group of mothers on different family planning method and also to lead some students nurses to create awareness to people about family planning at a primary health centre.

If you are named a winner of 120 under 40, how will you use this new platform and the $1000 grant to advance your work? :

I wiil acquire more knowledge with the money by getting books and information that wiil increase my knowledge about family planning.

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