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Nosa Obanor

Nosa ObanorDr. Nosa Obanor is an Associate Professor of the 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 310    Mental and Emotional Health

HEED 372    First Aid and Safety

HEED 410    ntroduction Epidemiology

HEED 411    Public Health Problems

HEED 420    Nutrition

PEDU 106    Beginning Soccer

PEDU 141    Racquetball

COHE 200    Introduction to Community Health 

COHE 370    Consumer Health

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