Dr. Cheluchi Onyemelukwe
Dr. Cheluchi Onyemelukwe is Managing Partner at Health Ethics and Law Consulting, a law firm which provides legal and consultancy services in the health, social and development sectors, with clients including governments, government agencies, hospitals and health care businesses and international development agencies etc. An expert in Health Law, Ethics and Policy, she is also an Associate Professor at the School of Law and Security Studies, Babcock University, were she teaches Health law. She is a member of several national committees, including the National Health Research Ethics Committee, a statutory committee under the National Health Act. Her research includes research on health finance, regulation and governance, gender, child protection etc and has been published internationally. She is the author of the book Health Research Governance in Africa: Law, Ethics and Regulation (Routledge, UK, 2018). Cheluchi holds a doctorate degree in Law from Dalhousie University, Canada and a First Class Honours Degree in Law from the University of Nigeria. She is a member of the Nigerian Bar Association, the World Association of Medical Law and the International Bar Association (Healthcare and Life Sciences Committee).