Dr. Kwame Donkor, Nobel Prize Winner joins #MOTM tonight at 8p ET to talk #ADD/#ADHD!

Dr. Kwame Donkor, Nobel Prize Winner joins #MOTM tonight at 8p ET to talk #ADD/#ADHD!

Dr. DonkorDr. Kwame Donkor specializes in the treatment of behaviour disorders for children as well as allergies. He is originally from West Africa before moving to Canada, graduating from the School of Medicine at U of Toronto and doing his pediatric training at Sick Kids Hospital in Toronto. He was awarded the Nobel Prize as a part of the International Physicians group. He practices in Niagara Falls.  Dr. Donkor joins #MOTM tonight to discuss ADD/ADHD.

Dr Donkor was born in Ghana, and he is a product of Adisadel College Cape Coast, where he completed his Ordinary and Advance (O&A) level education with distinction. He then worked for ministry of transport in 1966 for six months and left for Canada in September 1966.

He attended and graduated from the Trent University in Canada in 1969 with a Bachelor of Science Degree. In 1973, he obtained MD degree from university of Toronto and did his internship at Mount Sinai Hospital 1973-1974

He did his residency in Pediatrics at the Hospital Of Sick Children in 1974-1976. Residency in Pediatrics at Mcmaster Medical Center in Hamilton(1976-1977) Residency in Allergy and Immunology at Mcmaster Medical Center (1977-1978) and obtained his Fellowship in Pediatrics in 1978.

He Practiced Consulting Pediatrics at Wilson Medical Center in Hamilton between 1978 to April 1978 and Set up private Pediatric Practice in Niagara Falls in 1978 to date. Dr Donkor since 2009 has been coming yearly to support Ghana- Canada Medical Centre providing specialist services in Pediatrics and allergy usually doing a three month sabbatical from June till September.

Dr Donkor is a member of Canadian Pediatric Society(CPS) and American Academy of Pediatrics(AAP) Niagara Medical Society European Allergy Asthma and Clinical Immunology (EAACI)

To find out more about Dr. Donkor, please visit: http://ghanacanadamedicalcentre.com/view-content/22/Dr-Kwame-Donkor.html

Hear Dr. Kwame Donkor on “Matters Of The Mind” with Dr. Peter Sacco at 8p EST on Wednesday by clicking the Listen Live button at the top right of the page, but if you miss it, it will be on demand Thursday, right here, or find us on iTunes podcast at https://itunes.apple.com/ca/podcast/rtds-listen-up-talk/id910538503?mt=2

 

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