The 9th edition of Medic West Africa annual expo witnessed a massive turnout of hundreds of healthcare professionals and well over 250 renowned exhibitors.
Held at the expo centre of Eko Hotels and Towers, Victoria Island, Lagos, the two-day event was officially declared open by Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State.
There were about 600 delegates and 20 countries represented at the annual health exhibition. From state-of-the-art imaging equipment to the most cost-effective disposables; developments in surgery to advances in prosthetics and pharmaceuticals, the carnival-like occasion was well knitted to the admiration of participants from West African healthcare community.
Also in attendance were eminent personalities such as Dr Osagie Ehanire, minister of health; Prof. Akin Abayomi, commissioner for health, Lagos State; Pharm. Remi Adeseun, country director, IQVIA; Bukayo Hanidu, consultant, Anadach Consulting; Voke Oshevire, executive director, JNC International; Dr Pamela Ajayi, chief executive officer, Synlab Nigeria Limited; Pharm. Clare Omatseye, president, Healthcare Federation of Nigeria (HFN) and Dr Wale Alabi, project coordinator, Nigerian Healthcare Excellence Awards (NHEA).
Medic West Africa prides itself as the leading healthcare business platform in the West African region. Connecting manufacturers and service providers with clinicians, procurement professionals, dealers and distributors is the primary goal of the event.