Contact information: adebimpeusman[at]yahoo.com
Usman Adebimpe Raheem (Nigeria) teaches human geography at the University of Ilorin, Nigeria where he has put in more than 10 years of teaching and research. His research interests cover the broad area of medical geography with emphasis on Urban health, climate change and risk analysis. He has participated in several international conferences and training workshops including of the 6th International Human Dimensions Programme (IHDP) in Germany, 2005. He also received the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) travel grant to attend the Earth System Science Partnership (ESSP) Open Science Conference in China, 2006, the 5th International Human Dimensions Workshop, New Delhi, 2008 and the Bergen Summer Research School (BSRS) on Global Development Challenges, Norway, 2009.
He is a member of several learned societies both at home and abroad including the Canadian Society for International Health, International Society for Urban Health, USA, International Society for Ecological Economics (ISEE), International Association for Research in Income and Wealth (IARIW) and Association of Nigerian Geographers (ANG). He also published widely in reputable local and international research journals. He is a final stage Doctoral Student of Health Geography at the University of Ibadan, Nigeria.