Tolulope Osoba

Contributing Faculty
Tolu Osoba
College of Health Sciences and Public Policy
Ph.D. Public Health

Dr. Osoba is a Contributing Faculty Member at the Walden University's School of Health Sciences. She supervises doctoral candidates and serves on University Research Review committees.
Dr. Osoba is an epidemiologist and a public health academic, who has worked in administrative health care roles, and taught at different universities in the UK and the USA for over fifteen years. She is currently a reviewer for the Journal of Social, Behavioral, and Health Sciences.
A member of the American College of Epidemiology, Dr. Osoba has published research on various public health issues and healthcare topics. She has broad research interests in experience of carers of children with disabilities, learning disabilities and developmental disorders, international health, physical activity and public health.
She is dynamic and forward thinking about the future of online learning programs.


PhD, University of the West of England

MS, University of London

Awards / Honors

Laureate International Universities Outstanding Contribution to Public Health Program (2012), Laureate Education, 2012


Lebina, L., Fuller, N., Osoba, T., Scott, L., Motlhaoleng, K., Rakgokong, M., Abraham, P., Variava, E., Martinson, N. A. (2016). The Use of Xpert MTB/Rif for Active Case Finding among TB Contacts in North West Province, South Africa.. Tuberculosis research and treatment

Hyacinth, H. I., Adekeye, O. A., Ibeh, J. N., Osoba, T., Medeiros, R. Cervical Cancer and Pap Smear Awareness and Utilization of Pap Smear Test among Federal Civil Servants in North Central Nigeria. PLoS ONE

Osoba, T., Gray, S., Duffield, J. (2006). The Development of an Epidemiological Case Definition for Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS). American Journal of Epidemiology