Staff Profile

Muhammad A. Saddiq, RN

Phone: +2348178722452, +1(202)766-0334
Muhammad founded the all-volunteer Rural Health Mission Nigeria in 2014 with the goal of improving access to quality healthcare and strengthening the health system in under-served communities. Concurrently, he holds the position of Senior Nursing Officer at the Federal Teaching Hospital, Gombe, where his nearly 10 years’ experience in a multi-disciplinary health facility continuously sharpens his skills in patient care and public health practice. In 2018, Muhammad was a recipient of the prestigious Mandela Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders through which he earned a professional certificate in Civic Leadership from Drexel University, Philadelphia, USA. He is certified fellow of African institute of development professions and a 2021 fellow of George Washington University Atlantic Fellowship of Health Equity. Muhammad holds an HND-equivalent diploma in General Nursing from State College of Nursing Jalingo. He have also received professional training in project management in Global health and Leadership and Management in Health from Washington University Seatle, USA. Muhammad is working toward a Bachelor of Science in Community Health and Prevention at Modibbo Adama University of Technology, Yola. He is passionate about achieving the universal health coverage.