Maurice Efana Asuquo
University of Calabar Teaching Hospital
Upon completion of the Fellowship in Surgery (FWACS) in 2000, he joined the University of Calabar as a lecturer in 2001. Today he is a Professor/Chief Consultant Surgeon, University of Calabar/University of Calabar Teaching Hospital, Calabar, Nigeria. He is a Fellow of the International College of Surgeons (FICS), and served as the Head of Department of Surgery, University of Calabar, Calabar, Nigeria and is the current Dean, Faculty of Medicine, and Dentistry. His major research interest is dermatologic oncology. Current Head of the Oncology unit of the University of Calabar Teaching Hospital, Calabar, Nigeria. Attended several International and Local conferences, presented several papers on dermatologic oncology and member of Dermatology-2014-Organising Committee. He pioneered research resulting in over 80 publications with 35 publications on dermatologic oncology. Kaposi sarcoma: Changing trend in Calabar (Asuquo et al 2008) and recently, Major dermatological malignancies encountered in the University of Calabar Teaching Hospital, Calabar, South Nigeria (Asuquo et al 2012), Oculocutaneous albinism and skin cancer in Calabar, South Nigeria (Asuquo et al 2013) and Marjolin’s ulcer: mismanaged chronic cutaneous ulcers (Asuquo et al 2013).