Pharmacotherapy Group



Our Activities

We engage in the following activities:

  • Provision of consultancy services in health-related areas.

  • Stimulation of multidisciplinary health-related research;

  • Promotion of education and training programmes in medicine therapy;

  • Organisation of scientific meetings, symposia, lectures and workshops for healthcare professionals and the general public;

  • Establishment and maintenance of appropriate links with national and international organisations;

  • Promotion of interchange of information on medicine use and development;

  • Provision of training to members and other young researchers;

  • Publication of journal and other materials relevant to the objectives of Pharmacotherapy Group.

Since its inception, Pharmacotherapy Group has

  • established an international journal – Tropical Journal of Pharmaceutical Research which is an online journal available at

  • Offered consultancy services to pharmaceutical manufacturers including

    • DOL-MED Laboratory Nigeria Ltd, Agu-Akwa, Anambra State – for bioavailability and bioequivalence studies.

    • Health Forever products Ltd, Lagos – development of Jubi-Formula.

    • Women’s Health and Action Research Centre - A survey of alternative providers of post-abortion services in Edo State, Nigeria.


Pharmacotherapy Group

Executive Director

Dr Patrick O Erah

BPharm, MPharm (Benin, Nigeria), PhD (Nottingham, UK)


Board Chairman

Professor Augustine O Okhamafe

BPharm (Benin, Nigeria), PhD (Bradford, UK)

Head Office
Faculty of Pharmacy

University of Benin

Benin City, Nigeria
Tel.: (234) 0802-336-0318

        (234) 0805-526-3622


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