2014 CANPAD AWARD WINNER
REV DR ADEBUSOLA ONABAJO ONAYEMI
MB BS, DA, FRCPC, MTS
Staff Anesthesiologist at the Royal Victoria Regional Health Centre. Honorary Assistant at Celebration Church, Barrie, Ontario.
Dr. Onayemi is passionate about for community affairs. He is the Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Yoruba Community Association (YCA) of the Greater Toronto Area, the founder of Yoruba Readers’ Club of North America and a member of the African Language Teachers Association (ALTA), based in the U.S.A. He is the publisher of Yorùbá: Mọ̀ ọ́n kọ, Mọ̀ ọ́n kà. (Know how to Write it, Know how to Read it) a Yoruba language primer.
He is a founding member of the Nigerian American Medical Foundation International (NAMFI), an organization of Nigerian doctors in the diaspora whose vision is to provide world-class tertiary medical care on the Nigerian soil.
He served as Chairman, Board of Directors of Afroglobal Television Network and President of the Canadian Association of Nigerian Physicians and Dentists (CANPAD)