Ifeoma I. Ulasi: is a Professor of Medicine. She has been a member of the Renal Unit of Department of Medicine, College of Medicine, University of Nigeria Enugu Campus and has affiliations with two teaching hospitals. She is an avid researcher and is member of the H3Africa Kidney Disease Research Network. She is the PI for Health Heredity and Environment Research Group. The group is involved in epidemiologic, socio-behavioural, genetic and intervention research. She is a member of many national and international professional societies in some of which she serves in the council, committees or executive. She has published in national and international peer-reviewed journals. She reviews manuscripts for many national and international journals. She has co-edited a book and has co-authored chapters in medical books.