Prof. Peter Adwok Otto Akway Ding MBBS,MD(SMSB) Prof.Adwok qualified from the University of Medicine Zagazig Arab Republic of Egypt 1978- 1985 with MBBS.He subsequently enrolled for specialization at (Sudan Medical Specialization Board(SMSB) after passing first part in Respiratory medicine 1994. He then qualified for the second part in 1999 with grade of an EXCELLENT. He has served in various capacities and designations in a wide range of appointments. He was once appointed a Minister of Health in the Coordinating Council for South Sudan (CCSS)2003. He has been appointed Member of Sudan Medical Council 2009. Prof Adwok is currently an appointed Member of South Sudan National General Medical Council 2014(sworn in on 17/11/2014). He also serves as a professor and Dean of Medicine and health sciences Upper Nile University- Juba and a member of National Academic Steering Committee for Establishment of South Sudan Research Council and also a member South Sudan Research Council (SSNRC) 2014.