Global Women’s Professional and Business Exchange Conference
March 17th – 22nd 2020 Accra-Ghana

Dr. Isabella Nyan

Founder, Nyanba Medical Foundation

Dr. Isabella Nyan is an obstetrician-gynecologist. She is currently the Medical Director for ObaatanPa Women’s Hospital in East Legon (Ghana). She received her medical degree from the University of Toledo College of Medicine, Ohio, USA and has been in practice for more than 20 years. Born in Ghana, Dr. Nyan schooled at St Louis Girls Secondary School Kumasi and attained a State Registered Nurse/Midwife in England (1972-1979) and obtained a BA (Chemistry 1988) at UTA, Texas. She also received MBA/MPH from the Benedictine University 2013. Dr. Nyan had a successful private practice in Louisville Ky from 1994 – 2011. She published as a research assistant in medical school. Received “Live Achievement Award from medical school & several honors’ awards, but her proudest achievement is her daughter who is an Associate Professor at the number one children’s hospital in the US and her two grandsons. Her current ambition is to make a difference in women’s care in Ghana.