Host University: University of Port Harcourt
Centre Leader: Dr. Daprim Samuel Tamuno-Ojuemi Ogaji
Deputy Centre Leader: Prof. Orish Ebere Orisakwe
PUTOR is a World Bank funded African Centre of Excellence for Public Health and Toxicological Research. As a World Bank funded initiative, it is a platform for providing inter-disciplinary academic stream of postgraduate programmes and rapidly bridge the current paucity of adequately trained personnel with terminal degrees in public health, toxicology, nutrition and midwifery/child health nursing in sub-Saharan Africa.