Professional Activities:

Honors And Awards

1981 Honors in Health Sciences, University of Ife
1993 Wellbeing Research Fellowship
Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists London, United Kingdom
1997 Berlex Laboratories Resident Teaching Award in Obstetrics & Gynecology Yale University School of Medicine
New Haven, CT, USA
1998 Temporary Adviser on Reproductive Health World Health Organization
Geneva, Switzerland
1998 Most Outstanding Senior Resident
Hospital of St Raphael / Yale University School of Medicine New Haven, CT, USA
1998 Award for Best presented paper in OBGYN
National Medical Association /NIH Scientific Assembly New Orleans, USA
1999 American Society for Colposcopy and Cervical Pathology Award for the top resident in colposcopy and the study of lower genital tract disease Yale University School of Medicine
New Haven, CT
1999 Peter A. Granuum Memorial Award, for the Chief Resident with a humanistic approach to medicine and dedicated to teaching medical students
Yale University School of Medicine New Haven, CT
1999 Irving Friedman Memorial Award for clinical excellence in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yale University School of Medicine New Haven, CT
1999 Meehan-Miller Award to the graduating chief resident who most exemplifies the scholarly attributes of Obstetrics and Gynecology Yale University School of Medicine
New Haven, CT
2000 Berlex Oncology Foundation Travel Award (Genetics in Oncology Workshop)
Roswell Park Cancer Institute Buffalo, NY
2002 Best Teaching Faculty Award University at Buffalo Buffalo, NY
2005 Anna-Marie Kellen Clinical Investigator Award Cancer Research Institute
New York, NY
2007 Epsilon of New York Chapter of Alpha Omega Alpha Buffalo, New York
2007 The Buffalo Medical Union Buffalo, New York
2012 Achievement in Health Care Award D’Youville College
Buffalo, New York
2012 Thomas B. Tomasi, MD, PhD Hope Award Roswell Park Cancer Institute
Buffalo, New York
2012 Great Ife Alumni Award for Excellence in the Sciences

Scientific And Professional Societies

  • American Association of Cancer Research
  • American Congress of Obstetricians & Gynecologists
  • American Gynecological and Obstetrical Society
  • American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Association of African Biomedical Scientists
  • Association of Nigerian Physicians in the Americas
  • Cooperative Ovarian Cancer Group for Immunotherapy
  • Gynecologic Oncology Group, USA.
  • Ovarian Cancer Association Consortium
  • Royal College of Obstetricians & Gynecologists, United Kingdom.
  • Society for Gynecologic Investigation
  • Society of Gynecologic Oncology
  • Society for Reproductive Investigation

Roswell Park Cancer Institute:

  • Roswell Park President/Chief Operating Officer Search Committee, 2014
  • Informatics Governance Steering Committee - 2011
  • BioMolecular Shared Resource Advisory Committee – 2010 -
  • Familial Ovarian Cancer Registry, Co-PI, 2009 –
  • cGMP Taskforce, 2007 – 2010
  • Pathology Resource Network Steering Committee, 2006 –
  • Clinical Research Feasibility and Prioritization Committee, 2006 – 2009
  • NMR Steering Committee, 2006 - 2008
  • Hematopoietic Progenitor Cell (HPC) Medical Advisory Committee, 2006 –
  • Cancer Center Support Grant (CCSG) Steering Committee, 2005 –
  • Databank & Biorepository Shared Resource (DBBR) Steering Committee, 2005 -Department of Medicine Search Committee, 2005
  • Surgical Oncology Chair Search Committee, 2005 - 2008
  • Clinical/Translational Research Advisory Committee, 2005 -
  • Ethics Committee, 2003 -
  • Tumor Immunology Program Advisory Committee, 2002 -
  • Surgical Quality Assurance Committee, 2001 -
  • Utilization Review Committee, 2001 -
  • Advisory Committee, Laboratory of Immunological Monitoring, 2001 –

State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY:

    Search Committee, for Chair, University at Buffalo, SUNY             2009
    Department of Gynecology-Obstetrics

    Admissions Committee, University at Buffalo Medical School        2007- 2009

New York State

  • New York State Department of Health, Bureau of Chronic Disease Services, New York, NY, Ovarian Cancer Information Program Planning Committee 2006
  •  Member, New York State Cancer Consortium        2007 -
  • Member, Church Council, Evangel Assembly of God Church, Williamsville, NY 2005 - 2012
  • National Medical Association, Buffalo Chapter: Vice President, 2005 - 2009
  • Erie Niagara Area Health Education Center Board of Directors, Buffalo, NY, 2004-2006
  • BUILD of Buffalo, Board Member 2012-


  • Celsion-EGEN, Clinical Advisory Panel 2014
  • Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
    OB-GYN Residency Committee, 1998-1999 Women' s Center Task Force, 1997- 1999
  • South Tyneside District Hospital, South Shields, United Kingdom
    Maternity Services Committee, 1991 - 1993

Kunle Odunsi



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    Roswell Park Cancer Institute