Dr Saidu Yakubu is a Fellow of the West African College of Surgeons (FWACS) and member of the Intensive and Critical Care Society of Nigeria (I-CCSN). He served as Assistant General Secretary of the I-CCSN until 2019.
Dr Yakubu's professional interests are Critical Care, Safety in Anaesthesia and Pain Management. He was recently elected as a board member of the Faculty of Anaesthesia of the West African College of Surgeons.
In October, 2019, he won the first-ever International Rising Star Award of the World Federation of Intensive & Critical Care for Best Poster from LMIC during the 14th World Congress of intensive Care held in Melbourne, Australia.