Doctor Felix Ogbo

Doctor Felix Ogbo

Translational Health Research Institute


Dr Ogbo studied at the University of Benin (Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery), Benue State University (Master in Health Management), and Western Sydney University – Master of Public Health (Hons) and Doctor of Philosophy.

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  • BNDSu University of Benin


  • Epidemiology
  • Global Health
  • Maternal and Child Health

Organisational Unit (School / Division)

  • Translational Health Research Institute


Phone: (02) 4620 3687
Location: 3.G.05

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Chapters in Books

  • McBride, K., Ogbo, F. and Page, A. (2018), 'Epidemiology', Handbook of Research Methods in Health Social Sciences, Springer 9789811052507.

Journal Articles

  • Mokdad, A., Moradi-Lakeh, M., Charara, R., El Bcheraoui, C., Khalil, I., Afshin, A., Kassebaum, N., Collison, M., Chew, A., Krohn, K., Daoud, F., Colombara, D., Graetz, N., Kutz, M., Wang, H., Abd-Allah, F., Abu-Raddad, L., Ahmad Kiadaliri, A., Ogbo, F. and Murray, C. (2018), 'Intentional injuries in the Eastern Mediterranean Region, 1990-2015 : findings from the Global Burden of Disease 2015 study', International Journal of Public Health, vol 63, no Suppl. 1 , pp 39 - 46.
  • Fullman, N., Yearwood, J., Abay, S., Abbafati, C., Abd-Allah, F., Abdela, J., Abdelalim, A., Abebe, Z., Abebo, T., Aboyans, V., Abraha, H., Abreu, D., Abu-Raddad, L., Adane, A., Adedoyin, R., Adetokunboh, O., Adhikari, T., Afarideh, M., Ogbo, F. and Lozano, R. (2018), 'Measuring performance on the Healthcare Access and Quality Index for 195 countries and territories and selected subnational locations: a systematic analysis from the Global Burden of Disease Study 2016', The Lancet, vol 391, no 10136 , pp 2236 - 2271.
  • Zunt, J., Kassebaum, N., Blake, N., Glennie, L., Wright, C., Nichols, E., Abd-Allah, F., Abdela, J., Abdelalim, A., Adamu, A., Adib, M., Ahmadi, A., Ahmed, M., Aichour, A., Aichour, I., Aichour, M., Akseer, N., Al-Raddadi, R., Ogbo, F. and et al, .. (2018), 'Global, regional, and national burden of meningitis, 1990-2016 : a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2016', Lancet Neurology, vol 17, no 12 , pp 1061 - 1082.
  • Troeger, C., Blacker, B., Khalil, I., Rao, P., Cao, S., Zimsen, S., Albertson, S., Stanaway, J., Deshpande, A., Brown, A., Abebe, Z., Alvis-Guzman, N., Amare, A., Asgedom, S., Anteneh, Z., Antonio, C., Aremu, O., Asfaw, E., Ogbo, F. and Reiner, R. (2018), 'Estimates of the global, regional, and national morbidity, mortality, and aetiologies of diarrhoea in 195 countries : a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2016', The Lancet Infectious Diseases, vol 18, no 11 , pp 1211 - 1228.
  • Eastwood, J., Ogbo, F., Hendry, A., Noble, J. and Page, A. (2017), 'The impact of antenatal depression on perinatal outcomes in Australian women', PLoS One, vol 12, no 1 .
  • Ogbo, F., Agho, K., Ogeleka, P., Woolfenden, S., Page, A., Eastwood, J. and Global Child Health Research Interest Group, x. (2017), 'Infant feeding practices and diarrhoea in sub-Saharan African countries with high diarrhoea mortality', PLoS One, vol 12, no 2 .
  • Ogbo, F., Page, A., Idoko, J., Claudio, F. and Agho, K. (2017), 'Have policy responses in Nigeria resulted in improvements in infant and young child feeding practices in Nigeria?', International Breastfeeding Journal, vol 12, no 1 .
  • Ogbo, F., Mogaji, A., Ogeleka, P., Agho, K., Idoko, J., Tule, T. and Page, A. (2017), 'Assessment of provider-initiated HIV screening in Nigeria with sub-Saharan African comparison', BMC Health Services Research, vol 17 .
  • Ogbo, F., Eastwood, J., Page, A., Arora, A., McKenzie, A., Jalaludin, B., Tennant, E., Miller, E., Kohlhoff, J., Noble, J., Chaves, K., Jones, J., Smoleniec, J., Chay, P., Smith, B., Oei, J., Short, K., Collie, L., Kemp, L. and Early Years Research Group, x. (2017), 'Prevalence and determinants of cessation of exclusive breastfeeding in the early postnatal period in Sydney, Australia', International Breastfeeding Journal, vol 12, no 1 .
  • Ogbo, F., Page, A., Idoko, J., Claudio, F. and Agho, K. (2016), 'Diarrhoea and suboptimal feeding practices in Nigeria : evidence from the national household surveys', Paediatric and Perinatal Epidemiology, vol 30, no 4 , pp 346 - 355.
  • Agho, K., Ogeleka, P., Ogbo, F., Ezeh, O., Eastwood, J. and Page, A. (2016), 'Trends and predictors of prelacteal feeding practices in Nigeria (2003-2013)', Nutrients, vol 8, no 8 .
  • Ogbo, F. (2016), 'Is the fear of mother-to-child transmission of HIV a key determinant of non-exclusive breastfeeding in Nigeria?', Austin Journal of HIV/AIDS Research, vol 3, no 3 , pp 1 - 3.
  • Ogbo, F., Agho, K. and Page, A. (2015), 'Determinants of suboptimal breastfeeding practices in Nigeria : evidence from the 2008 demographic and health survey', BMC Public Health, vol 15, no 1 .
  • Ogbo, F., Page, A., Idoko, J., Claudio, F. and Agho, K. (2015), 'Trends in complementary feeding indicators in Nigeria, 2003-2013', BMJ Open, vol 5, no 10 .
  • Ogbo, F., Page, A., Agho, K. and Claudio, F. (2015), 'Determinants of trends in breast-feeding indicators in Nigeria, 1999-2013', Public Health Nutrition, vol 18, no 18 , pp 3287 - 3299.

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