Dr. Ifedilichukwu Uzoeghe Uchendu is a medical practioner. He obtained his first degree (MBBS) from the University of Ilorin in June 1995. He is a fellow of National Postgraduate medical college of Nigeria (NPMCN) since November 2009. He is currently the Head of Department (HOD) Department of Mental Health; University of Abuja Teaching Hospital (UATH). He has written several papers on drug related issues in international journals. He also gives talks on mental health related issues in different seminars, outreaches and conferences.