Dr Adegoke Gbadegesin Falade is a professor of pediatric respiratory medicine at the College of Medicine, University of Ibadan, in Ibadan, Nigeria. He also serves as a honorary consultant paediatrician to the University College Hospital in Ibadan.
His interests are in community-acquired pneumonia and childhood bronchial asthma.
Dr Falade is the head of the Pulmonology Unit at the University College Hospital, Ibadan in Nigeria.
In recent time, routine spirometry is being conducted among paediatric asthmatic children. This has helped in the training of medical students and the postgraduate students rotating through the Unit.
In addition, the management of asthma patients has improved tremendously, in that qualitative and quantitative assessment of the patients are being achieved.