- A young Nigerian man identified Oluwaseun Omofoye has celebrated his win after completing his neurosurgery training
- Dr Omofoye shared adorable photos of himself and his mentors on his LinkedIn page and expressed gratitude to everyone who supported and believed in him
- The doctor who shared a breakdown of his journey said it was challenging but thankful to have made it through
A Nigerian man in the United States, Oluwaseun Omofoye, has taken to social media to celebrate his win after completing his neurosurgery training.
In a post on his LinkedIn page, gave a breakdown of his educational journey, saying it took him 19 years to achieve the feat.
"It only took 19 years: 4 yrs Undergrad + 1 yr Masters + 5 yrs Med sch & research yr + 8 yrs residency & enfolded fellowship +1 yr Neurosurgical Oncology fellowship."
Dr Omofoye expressed gratitude to everyone that supported and believed in him along the way, adding that he learnt a lot from Dr Keith Black, a world-renowned brain tumor surgeon.
In his words:
"I am grateful to have made it through. It was challenging to say the least, but I’m thankful to everyone who has supported and believed in me along the way. This past year, I’ve had the pleasure of working with amazing and talented neurosurgeons at Cedars-Sinai. I learned a great deal from the world-renowned brain tumor surgeon, Dr. Keith Black, a mentor and trailblazer in medicine and neurosurgery."
What's next for Dr Omofoye
The doctor said he would be building a brain tumor practice at Tidelands Health in South Carolina.
In his words:
"I am very excited to take the next step in my career, building a brain tumor practice at Tidelands Health in the wider Myrtle beach area, SC."
Many are inspired
Adebisi Adefarati said:
"Congratulations Dr Omofoye! You are an inspiration to the next generation. You are just getting started brother, sky is the limit. So proud of you! Future is in great hands. Hardwork always pays off! Never stop dreaming!"
Sonya S commented:
"Well done! This is something to be very proud of. And you have studied with one of the best, Dr. Keith Black. He has great philosophical observations. Bravo, all successes to you in every area of your life."
Omotayo Ajayi wrote:
"Hmmmm, 19 years is no joke. You are the real definition of perseverance. I love the inspiration behind your achievement."
Opeyemi Shola-Olowookun said:
"Sir, 19years is not only. Those are years of hard work and great to celebrate. Congrats and many more wins Oluwaseun Omofoye, MD, MS."
In 10 years, Nigerian man bags 3 degrees from different foreign countries
In similar news, a Nigerian man known as Oluwaseun E. Adedeji has taken to LinkedIn to narrate the academic feat he was able to achieve in 10 years.
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In a post on the platform, Oluwaseun revealed that after he got his degree from Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH), he went ahead to the UK for his masters.
With his second degree done at Loughborough University in 2014, he proceeded to the University of Alberta in Canada where he got his PhD in 2021.
Source: Legit.ng News