Clement Adebamowo was born in Lagos, Nigeria, and graduated BM ChB Hons from the University of Jos, Nigeria, having earned a distinction at every examination. He trained in Surgery and Oncology at the University College Hospital Ibadan, Nigeria and at Harvard University where he earned a DSc. He is a Fellow of the West African College of Surgeons and the American College of Surgeons; Director of Office of Strategic Information, Research and Training, Institute of Human Virology, Nigeria; President of the Society of Oncology and Cancer Research of Nigeria; Convener of the Nigerian Research Consortium; Director of the Center for Bioethics, Nigeria; Director of the West African Framework Program on Global Health; and an Associate Professor of Epidemiology, University of Maryland, Baltimore. He is Editor in Chief of Bioethics Online Journal (BeOnline®), Cancer in Africa Online Journal (CIAO®), Associate Editor of Frontiers in Oncology, and Contributing Editor to many other journals. Clement is Honorary Professor, University of Dundee, UK; current Chair of the International Affairs Committee of the American Society of Clinical Oncology; Chairman of the National Health Research Ethics Committee of Nigeria; Member of the Expert Advisory Panel on Clinical Practice Guidelines and Research Methods and Ethics of the World Health Organization (WHO); Country PI of the Partnership for Cohort Development and Training (PaCT); and Nutrition Epidemiology Transition Collaboration (NET). His research interests are non-communicable diseases epidemiology, AIDS-associated malignancies, and Bioethics.