Dr Yacoba Atiase

Position: Senior Lecturer and Physician
Categories: Health Industry, Personal Profile

Dr. Yacoba Atiase is a highly accomplished physician, specializing in Diabetology and Endocrinology. She serves as the Director of the National Diabetes Management and Research Centre (NDMRC) and holds a senior lecturer position at the University of Ghana Medical School. With a wealth of experience and expertise, Dr. Atiase is actively involved in academia and research, making significant contributions to the field.

With a profound interest in the prevention of Diabetes mellitus and its complications, Dr. Atiase has garnered international recognition for her work. She has held several prestigious positions and received numerous awards for her exceptional contributions to the medical field. Her expertise and research in the prevention and management of diabetes have made her a globally recognized figure, both academically and professionally.

Dr. Atiase’s commitment to advancing medical knowledge extends beyond her clinical practice. She actively participates in the academic community as a reviewer for renowned medical journals such as the British Medical Journal and the Ghana Medical Journal. Additionally, her fellowship with the Cardiovascular Research Training Institute at New York University showcases her dedication to continuous learning and staying at the forefront of medical advancements.

Through her extensive publications, both locally and internationally, Dr. Atiase has shared her findings and research with the medical community. Her work serves as a valuable resource for healthcare professionals and contributes to the understanding and management of diabetes. Dr. Yacoba Atiase’s leadership as the Director of the National Diabetes Management and Research Centre reflects her unwavering commitment to improving patient outcomes and driving advancements in diabetes care.