Dr Oluwasegun Afolaranmi

Dr Oluwasegun AfolaranmiMSc Integrated Immunology

Oluwasegun completed medical school at the University of Ibadan, Nigeria in 2019, finishing as the best graduating student.

A budding clinician-scientist with interests in tumor immunology, he wants to contribute to leading efforts to position Africa as a key player in knowledge generation and development of new therapies.

He also has keen interests in expanding access to education. He is co-founder at the The Ganglion Initiative, providing career guidance, mentorship and scholarship opportunities for Nigerian youths. He was named a 2020 Young Innovation Leadership fellow in recognition of his demonstrated track record of excellence and leadership.

Segun enjoys music, history, traveling and climbing.