Prof. David Ofori-Adjei
Professor David Ofori-Adjei is a Ghanaian physician, medical researcher, and academic and journal editor. His main research areas are clinical pharmacology, pharmacoepidemiology, pharmacogenetics, infectious diseases such as malaria, schistosomiasis, Buruli ulcer, and HIV/AIDS and public-sector pharmaceutical management.
Professor Ofori-Adjei was Director of the Noguchi Memorial Institute for Medical Research (NMIMR) from December 1998 to September 2006. Before then, he was Professor and Director of the Centre for Tropical Clinical Pharmacology at the University of Ghana Medical School. He was also the Rector of the Ghana College of Physicians and Surgeons from 2011 to 2015. He is currently with the University of Ghana Medical School as a Professor in the Department of Medicine and Therapeutics (post-retirement). Professor Ofori-Adjei is the Editor-in-Chief of the Ghana Medical Journal and a Co-director of the African Journals Partnership Program.
Professor Ofori-Adjei is a Fellow of the Ghana Academy of Arts and Sciences, West African College of Physicians, Ghana College of Physicians, and the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh.