C. Ofure A. OkohDoctoral Candidate
since 2020 Doctoral candidate, Max Planck School of Cognition, Leipzig
Doctoral research performed at Max Planck Institute of Psychiatry, Munich
Supervisor: Elisabeth Binder
2018–2019 Master of Science in Human Anatomy, College of Medicine, University of Lagos, Nigeria
2011–2016 Bachelor of Science in Human Anatomy, Cross River University of Technology, Calabar, Nigeria
Academic awards, scholarships and memberships
2020 Financial study aid, Coursera/Yale University, CT, USA
since 2019 International Society for Neurochemistry
since 2018 Young African Leadership Initiative
2017 Heads of department prizes for overall best graduating student, Cross River University of Technology, Calabar, Nigeria
2016–2018 Anatomical Society of Nigeria
2019–2020 Laboratory instructor to undergraduate students, Federal University of Technology Akure, Ondo State, Nigeria
Ijomone, O. K., Osahon, I. R., Okoh, C. O. A., Akingbade, G. T., & Ijomone, O. M. (in press). Neurovascular dysfunctions in hypertensive disorders of pregnancy. Metabolic Brain Disease.
Ijomone, O. M., Olung, N. F., Akingbade, G. T., Okoh, C. O. A., & Aschner, M. (2020). Environmental influence on neurodevelopmental disorders: Potential association of heavy metal exposure and Autism. Journal of Trace Elements in Medicine and Biology, 62:126638. doi:10.1016/j.jtemb.2020.126638
Gbotolorun, S. C., Okoh, C. O. A., & Oshodi, O. Y. (2020). Prenatal supplementation with Curcuma longa ameliorates oxidative stress, improves social behaviour and hippocampal alterations in valproic acid-induced Autism in Sprague-Dawley rat. Nigerian Journal of Neuroscience, 11(1): 8–20.
Miah, M. R., Ijomone, O. M., Okoh, C. O. A., Ijomone, O. K., Akingbade, G. T., Kea, T., Kruma, B., Martins, A. C., Akinyemia, A., Aranoﬀ, N., Soaresa, F. A. A., Bowmanh, A. B., & Aschnera, M. (2020). The effects of Manganese overexposure on brain health. Neurochemistry International, 135:104688. doi:10.1016/j.neuint.2020.104688
Ijomone, O. M., Aluko, O. M., Okoh, C. O. A., Martins, A. C., & Aschner, M. (2019). Calcium signaling in Manganese neurotoxicity. Journal of Trace Elements in Medicine and Biology, 56, 146–155. doi:10.1016/j.jtemb.2019.08.006
Ude, R. A., Maduka, C., Ofure, C., Ugochukwu, E. G., & Anibeze, C. I. (2018). A study on the cervical lordotic angle and torg's ratio in adult population of cross River state Nigeria. Scientific Research Journal, VI, 25–29. doi:10.31364/SCIRJ/v6.i6.2018.P0618535
Poster presentations and talks
Okoh, C. O. A. (2019). Women in STEM - Young Female Awareness Scheme. TReND Molecular and synthetic biology for biomedical research, Federal University of Technology, Nigeria, July.
Okoh, C. O. A. (2019). Tumeric (Curcuma long) ameliorates oxidtive stress improves social behavior and hippocampal alteration in Valproic acid-induced model of Autism in Sprague-Dawley rats. 14th UNILAG Annual Research Conference and Fair, 21–23 August.