2023 Roux Prize Recipient: Ibrahim Abubakar

Published February 21, 2024

Professor Ibrahim Abubakar is the recipient of the 2023 Roux Prize, the world’s largest award for evidence-based public health achievement. His recent work on The Lancet Nigeria Commission directly led to Nigeria’s passing a new law mandating basic health insurance and the creation of a fund for vulnerable populations that covers 83 million underprivileged people.