Board Member: Dr. (Mrs.) Adedayo Joseph
Adedayo Joseph is a Clinical Radiation Oncologist, Public Speaker, and Coach committed to improving cancer survival in Nigeria; as well as helping men and women in the work place find purpose, and attain their full potential in life & career. She is deeply committed to improving the survival rates of cancer patients in Nigeria.
She is a Consultant clinical radiation oncologist with the Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH), and has previously worked in some of the most prestigious hospitals including Lakeshore Cancer Center; the premier private cancer center in Nigeria. She is a board member and director at The Pediatric Center; a leading children’s hospital in the Lekki Region of Lagos State, and is a recognized cancer economics, control and policy expert.
Dr. Joseph is a founding board member, and the executive director of The Dorcas Cancer Foundation; a Non-Profit Organization focused on improving childhood cancer survival in Nigeria through awareness, research, and direct treatment funding. She is an active member of several national and international oncology & non-profit organizations; and is a passionate promoter of women’s health issues, improvement of medical education, and Cancer Control & Policy in Nigeria.
She mentors several young women and men in both medical and non-medical fields. She is a recipient of multiple awards including the GLI Excellence in Leadership Award, the Her Network Woman of the Year Award for Philanthropy, the Golden Heart Award for efforts & contributions to childhood cancer survival in Nigeria; the 2019 True Heroes , Award for service to Humanity and the LAIT Foundation Recognition Award for selfless dedication to the development of the Nigerian teacher. She is a regular speaker at seminars and training events, teaching on cancer control and screening, work-life balance for women, personal branding; and finding and fulfilling
Dr. Joseph is an avid reader, known to all her family and friends for her love of reading & studying. She loves history, old movies, and enjoys travelling for conferences and discovering new places. She is a wife and mother; who prioritizes God and family, in all her endeavors.