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Dr Evaristus Afiadigwe studied Biochemistry at the University of Nigeria, Nsukka where he obtained a BSc (Hons) and proceeded to study Medicine at Nnamdi Azikiwe University through Direct entry. He graduated with MBBS in 1996 and later pursued a Fellowship programme in Otorhinolaryngology. He bagged the Fellowship of the west African College of Surgeons in Otorhinolaryngology in 2006. He is a Fellow of the International College of Surgeons (ICS, Nig NS) and a member of the American Academy of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery. Currently he is a Senior Lecturer/ Consultant Otorhinolaryngologist at the Nnamdi Azikiwe University Awka and Nnamdi Azikiwe UniversityTeaching Hospital, Nnewi.Interest Includes: Hearing loss among various cohorts
Foreign bodies in Ear, Nose and Throat
HIV impact and Prophylaxis
Head and Neck Neoplasm
Books Published
Afiadigwe,E.A.E ;Ezeanolue,B.C Nwaigbo,C.C A Clinico-Pathologic Analysis of Children with Foreign Bodies in The Larynx in Nnewi, South-East Nigeria. Trop. J. Med. Res.2011 Vol 15 No. 2.

Morenike Ukpong, Atiene Sagay, Hadiza Khamofu, Kwasi Torpey, Evaristus Afiadigwe, James Anenih, Oliver Ezechi, Chidi Nweneka, John Idoko , Ethical and Scientific Consideration for the design and implementation of the PrEP Demonstration Project in Nigeria. BMJ Glob Health 2017;2(Suppl 2):A1 –A67

Publications
1. Afiadigwe, E.E. ENT Emergencies. Chapter contribution to a book, NAUTH Emergency Handbook. Edited by Prof SNN Nwosu (Ed) 2011. Rex Charles & Patrick Ltd, 2014 (Publishers), Nimo, Anambra State. Pp 134-148.

2. Left Fronto-ethmoidal Sinusitis complicated by a Contra-lateral Subdural Abscess-EAE Afiadigwe, JKC Emejulu, TOG Chukwuanukwu. A Case Report. J.Expt. & Clin. Anat. 7 (1) 34-36 (2008)
3. Afiadigwe E.E., Ezeanolue BC,Ukah CC, Onyiorah IV, Chukwuanukwu TOG, and Ulasi TO. Infantile Fibrosarcoma Of The Parotid Gland In A 6 Year Old Female – Case Report And Management Challenges. Orient Journal of Medicine,Jan-Dec 2011(1-4)
4. Chukwuanukwu, TOG, Afiadigwe,E.E, Ekwuogwu, O.C, Anyabolu, A.E: A Technique in the Management of Mechanical Airway Obstruction. J Expt & Clin. Anat 2012: 11(1);75-80
5. Afiadigwe,E.A.E ;Ezeanolue,B.C Nwaigbo,C.C A Clinico-Pathologic Analysis of Children with Foreign Bodies in The Larynx in Nnewi, South-East Nigeria. Trop. J. Med. Res.2011 Vol 15 No. 2.
6. Chukwuanukwu, TO, Isiguzo, CM, Afiadigwe, EE, Emejulu, JK: Our Experience with Management of Complex Oro-Facial Injuries. Orient Journal of Medicine Jul-Dec 2012 Vol 24 (3-4).
7. Eleje GU, Ezugwu EC, Eke AC, Eleje LI, Ikechebelu JI, Afiadigwe EA, Ezugwu FO,Udigwe GO, Okafor CI, Ezeama CO. Diagnostic Performance of alpha-microglobulin-1 test in women with prolonged pre-labour rupture of membranes. J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med. 2015 Jun 1: 1-6

8. Eleje GU, Onwusulu DN, Ezeama CO, Afiadigwe EA, Eke AC, Ikechebelu JI, Ugboaja JO, Okwuosa AO. Perceptions of focused prenatal care among women attending two tertiary centers in Nigeria. Int J Gynaecol Obstet. 2015 August 1:1-6 {Epub ahead of print}

9. Efegbere HA, Afiadigwe EE, Anyabolu AE, Enemuo HE, Efegbere EK, Ebenebe EU, Ezejiofor OI, Onyeyili AN, Sani-Gwarzo N, Omoniyi A, Ilika L, IgwegbeAO, Oyeka CE:Determinants of Treatment Outcomes of Public Mix Tuberculosis Control Programme in South-Eastern Nigeria; American Journal of Medicine and Medical Sciences 2015, 5(5): 235-245

10. Efegbere HA,Igwegbe AO, Afiadigwe E, Sani-Gwarzo N,Amos Omoniyi ,Efegbere EK,Anyabolu AE; Evaluation of the Econo-Synergistic Model of International Research Network & School on Health System Management and Economics in South-Eastern Nigeria; Journal of Economics and Sustainable Development www.iiste.org ISSN 2222-1700 (Paper) ISSN 2222-2855 (Online) Vol.6, No.17, 2015,127-131.10.

11. Morenike Ukpong, Atiene Sagay, Hadiza Khamofu, Kwasi Torpey, Evaristus Afiadigwe, James Anenih, Oliver Ezechi, Chidi Nweneka, John Idoko , Ethical and Scientific Consideration for the design and implementation of the PrEP Demonstration Project in Nigeria. BMJ Glob Health 2017;2(Suppl 2):A1 –A67
12. Uzoamaka Ebubedike, Eric Okechukwu Umeh, Evaristus A Afiadigwe; Computed Tomography Evaluation of Petrous Bone Fractures. Orient Journal of Medicine Vol 29 (1-2) Jan-Jun, 2017 pp 27-33. (online www.orientjom.com)