Olufemi Ogunrinde is a Professor of Paediatrics at the Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Kaduna State, Nigeria. He is also a Chief Consultant at the Ahmadu Bello University Teaching Hospital, in Zaria. He has interest in haemoglobinopathies and childhood malignancies. His research area was quite wide until a few years ago when he narrowed his interest to haematology and oncology.
He has published many journal articles and attended many local and international medical conferences. He has supervised (and is still supervising) numerous postgraduate students and doctors. He is still actively involved in teaching of undergraduate medical students. He is an examiner at the Faculty of Paediatric of the West African College of Physicians. He was formerly the Accreditation Representative of the Faculty in the Accreditation Committee of the College. Presently, he is representing the Faculty of Paediatrics, WACP, at the Quality Assurance Committee of the College