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Nosa Obanor

Nosa ObanorDr. Nosa Obanor, Associate Professor, Department of Middle Grades, Secondary and Specialized Subjects.


- B.Sc. Biology, High Point University, High Point, NC (1979)
- M.S. Health Education, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC (1981)
- Ed.D. Health Education Administration, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC (1986), with focus on Community and Public Health Education.

Prior to joining Fayetteville State University in 1987, Dr. Obanor was an Assistant Professor at the University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL. His primary interest is in community and school health education. He is the site (FSU) manager for the HBCU Health Promotion Alliance of North Carolina.

Selected Publications
- "Old Time in New Bottles: Parents Receptivity to School-Based Sex Education", South Carolina Journal of health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance, Vol. 17, No. 2, May, 1985.
- "Marketing Oral Rehydration Solution in Rural Haiti", Health Education Research-Theory and Practice, Vol. 3, No. 4, October 1988.
- “State and Historically Black Colleges and Universities’ Collaboration to Improve Cancer Care to Underserved Populations”. Journal of National Black Nurses Association, Vol. 18, No. 1 July 2007.

Courses Taught
EDUC 210 Computers in Education
HEED 112 Health and Wellness
HEED 300 Human Sexuality
HEED 301 Drug Education
HEED 372 First Aid and Safety
HEED 410 Introducation Epidemiology
HEED 420 Nutrition
HEED 441 Measurement and Evaluation in Health Education
PEDU 106 Beginning Soccer
PEDU 141 Racquetball


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