Director, Planning, Research and Statistics

Dr. Giwa Taiwo (DPRS)

Dr. Giwa Taiwo is a Chief Medical Officer with vast experienced in the Unified Local Government Service before his appointment as Director Planning Research and Statistics.

Dr, Giwa Rahman Taiwo attended Salvation Army Primary School, Surulere, Ansar-Ud-Deen Grammar School, Surulere (WASC), Kings College, Lagos (HSC), University of Lagos, College of Medicine

(MBBS), and Lagos State University Post Graduate School (MPH).

In addition he has certification in:

  • Performance Based Financing (PBF) in Health Services (World Bank Model).
  • Human Resource Development for Rural Community Health (JICA/Japan).
  • Several Leadership and Administrative courses.

He is a member of several Professional Associations:

  • Nigeria Medical Association.
  • Medical Guild.
  • Former Chairman, Association of Medical Officers of Health, Lagos State.

He has served the State in many Committees.

Dr. Giwa Rahman Taiwo is married with children.