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Nigeria-US PT Alliance Executive Committee

The Nigeria-US PT Alliance Executive Committee (NUOTAC) is responsible for ensuring the success of the partnership between the Nigeria Physiotherapy Network and some US institutions such as the University of Michigan-Flint, Flint, MI (UM-Flint). The parnership involves the UM-Flint offering an online Transitional Doctor of Physical Therapy degree program to Nigerian physiotherapists.

Members of the Committee are:

Name Position/Affiliation
Chair Abiodun E. Akinwuntan, BSPT, MSc, PhD, MPH, MBA, PGCE, DRS Professor and Dean, School of Health Professions, Kansas University Medical Center, Kansas City, KS
Vice Chair Lukman O. Ganiyu, PT, DPT, MHSc, OCS, MTC Assistant Professor of Physical Therapy, University of St. Augustine, FL; President /Owner Spine and Orthopedic Physical Therapy, LLC, Beloit, WI and the International Continuing Education Network
Secretary Nurudeen T. Amusat, MRSc., Cert. MDT., C/NDT., CAFCI., CGIMS Neurology Physiotherapist, Two Hills Health Center, Two Hills, Alberta, Canada
Emmanuel B. John, PT, DPT, PhD Associate Professor & Chair, Department of Physical Therapy, Chapman University, Irvine, CA and Executive Director of the Nigeria Physiotherapy Network
Special Advisers Joseph A. Balogun, PT, PhD, FACSM Distinguished University Professor & former Dean, College of Health Sciences, Chicago State University
  Chukuka S. Enwemeka, PT, PhD, FACSM, FASLMS Provost & Senior Vice President, San Diego State University, San Diego, CA