MEET THE TEAM

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Uba Desire

Desire is a pharmacist, creative writer and public health advocate. She is currently the Director Of Programs in CHSS. Working with the team, she works to seek opportunities, map out events and to maximize the impact of the organization. Driven by the dearth of knowledge about public health in underprivileged communities, she actively volunteers with CHSS and various NGOs to support this cause. She is also passionate about women’s empowerment, is a Nigerian patriot and will work for ice-cream.

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Mopelola Lauretta Hamza

Lauretta is a graduate of microbiology. Her core competencies lie in public health development and communications. She uses media and technology as tools to influence the health sector and its systems. Communal Health Support Scheme (C.H.S.S) was birth out of her passion for people, the need for community development as well as a system that promotes good health and wellbeing. As the Executive director/founder of this youth-led organization, Lauretta seeks to improve, support and strengthen healthcare systems by providing quality medical outreach services to communities in Nigeria. She also enjoys sharing her experiences, adventures, routines and regimens on her Lifestyle blog called - Life of Lauretta. Constantly, she is unlearning and relearning in order to further improve herself and be of more use to humanity. Her goal is to create social communities and empower them to become catalysts that will steer a change in the nation.

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Dr Akinkunmi Oluwamayowa George

He is a Medic with good interpersonal skills and a fantastic work ethic! He got his medical degree in Russia and has acquired over 3 years of professional experience and a medical licence to practice in Nigeria and also in Russia. Currently, Dr George works actively as a Medical officer with the Lagos State Government. He is also a certified BLS instructor with the American Heart Association, (country) allowing him carry out multiple Cardiopulmonary resuscitation training with other Healthcare providers. Dr George is also the Chief Operations Officer/Cofounder of this organization. He leads the team efficiently alongside the founder, to support and strengthen healthcare by providing quality medical outreach services to underserved communities in Nigeria. For fun, he enjoys capturing moments and documenting his experiences as well as the experiences of others using his photography skill set.