Dr Ekpenyong Christopher

Dr Ekpenyong Christopher
Dept. of Human Physiology,College of Health Sciences, University of Uyo, Uyo, Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria


Dr. Christopher Edet Ekpenyong is a senior Lecturer at the College of Health Sciences, University of Uyo, Uyo, Nigeria. He is currently the chairman postgraduate training committee at the Department of Human Physiology and a member of several international organizations and boards. He has reviewed several articles for several international and local journals and has published several peer reviewed articles in reputable international journals. He has won several international and local awards due to his numerous contributions to the advancement of human medicine. His current area of interest and active research include; cardio-renal medicine, renal nutrition, phyto-renal medicine, metabolic syndrome clusters, oxidative stress, inflammation, immune dysfunction and renal disorders.

Research Interest

Cardio-renal Medicine Metabolic Disorders Occupational Medicine Phyto-medicine Women Health