Prof. Ehimario Igumbor

Extraordinary Associate Professor
E: ehi.igumbor@gmail.com

With a background degree in physiotherapy, Ehi Igumbor joined the SOPH as a senior lecturer in epidemiology and  health information systems in 2007.

He left in October 2012 to join the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in Pretoria.

Ehi’s research interests include chronic disease epidemiology, burden of disease analyses, public health education and routine health information systems. He holds a Master of Public Health (MPH) majoring in Health Measurements (Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Population Studies) and a PhD in Public Health.


  • BSc (Hons)(UZ), MPH (UNIVEN), PhD (UWC)