Dr. Stella Adegbehingbe has been elected as the first female chairman of the Nigeria Medical Association, Ondo State Chapter.
This is the first time a woman will occupy this position since the establishment of the Association.
Dr.Adegbehingbe is a Consultant Ophthalmologist at the University of Medical Sciences Teaching Hospital, Ondo.
She takes over from Dr Wale Oke whom many believed took the association to an enviable height.
Dr. Olorunfemi Owa was elected as the State Secretary of the Association.
Other elected members of the association are Dr. Olowosusi O. Zachariah – Vice Chairman 1, Dr. Oyeneyin Majeed – Vice Chairman 2, Dr. Omotehinse A. O. – Asst. Gen. Secretary, and Dr. Lawal Foluke – Welfare Secretary.
Others are: Dr. Adeyemi-Osowe Omosehin – Treasurer and Dr. Kayode Imisioluwa – Publicity Secretary.