Dr. Oghenekaro Blessed Onoriose is a dedicated medical doctor with a steadfast commitment to enhancing public health. Holding a Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery degree from the University of Benin School of Medicine, she has consistently showcased her passion and expertise in the medical field.
Dr. Onoriose’s professional journey has encompassed various roles that have sharpened her skills and knowledge. Currently , she is the Technical Assistant to the Honourable Commissioner for Health at the Edo State Ministry of Health. Here, she excels in providing invaluable technical support in areas like policy development, program implementation, and budget planning. Her dedication to health policy and program development is further underscored by her active involvement in research and analysis, where she offers invaluable insights to guide decision-making.
Prior to her government service, Dr. Onoriose has made meaningful contributions to the healthcare community through her roles as a Medical Officer at both Lily Hospitals and Tona Hospital in Benin City. Her experiences in general medical practice and adept case management have provided her with the opportunity to contribute to the well-being of older persons.
Dr. Onoriose’s unwavering commitment to continuous learning is evident in her pursuit of additional certifications, including those in leadership and communication from Nexford University. Furthermore, as a Fellow of the McKinsey Academy, she possesses strong communication, problem-solving, and digital skills.
Additionally, she has demonstrated her dedication to community health by actively volunteering in various health outreach programs, reflecting her sincere concern for the well-being of underserved populations.