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Dr. Christopher Olusanjo Akosile is Senior Lecturer and present Head of the Department of Medical Rehabilitation, Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Nnewi Campus. He holds a B.Sc(Physiotherapy) degree of the University of Ibadan along with Masters and PhD degrees in Exercise Physiology from the same institution. He worked as a clinical physiotherapist for about 10 years with the Oyo State Hospital Management Board before joining the academia in 2008. He has served his professional body in various capacities at the local state and national levels and he was formerly the Chair of the Educational Committee of the Nigeria Society of Physiotherapy. He is an Editor with the Tropical Journal of Medical Research and reviewer for quite a number of journals. He has published in quite a number of local, regional and international journals. He is area of specialization is Neurophysiotherapy and research areas include quality of life issues, movement and exercise science, falls and gerontology.