Dr. Samuel Adu-Gyamfi

Senior Lecturer

Research Areas/Interests

Policy in Traditional Medicine, Public Health History, Health Policy, Science-Technology and Environment....~more



    Nwando Achebe , Samuel Adu-Gyamfi, Joe Ali, Toby Green, Hassoum Ceesay, Vincent Haribarren, Ben Kye-Ampadu (2018). History Text Book: Senior Secondary School Certificate Examination. https://wasscehistorytextbook.com/

    Adu-Gyamfi, S., R. Adjei. (2017). Traditional medicine: Narratives from an Indigenous Population. LAP LAMBERT 

    Refereed Articles

    Gyasi, R. M., Asante, F., Abass, K., Yeboah, J. Y., Adu-Gyamfi, S., & Amoah, P. A. (2016). Do health beliefs explain traditional medical therapies utilisation? Evidence from Ghana. Cogent Social Sciences, 2(1), 1209995.

    Adu-Gyamfi, S., Brenya, E., & Abakah, E. (2016). Artisanal Mining and Its Ramifications on the People of Prestea.

    Brenya, E., & Adu-Gyamfi, S. (2014). Interest Groups, Issue Definition and the Politics of Healthcare in Ghana. Public Policy and Administration Research, 4(6).

    Adu-Gyamfi, S., Brenya, E., & Amoah, A. (2015). National Health Insurance Scheme of Ejisu-Juaben and Matters Arising. Int'l J. Soc. Sci. Stud., 3, 40.

    Adu-Gyamfi, S., Adjei, P. O. W., & Owusu-Ansah, D. (2013). Preventive Healthcare Strategies and Impact among the Asante People of the Early Twentieth Century Gold Coast: A Historical Narrative and Lessons for the Present Sanitation Challenge in Kumase. Journal of studies in social sciences, 5(2).

    Mohammed Gyasi, R., Buor, D., Adu-Gyamfi, S., Adjei, P. O. W., & Amoah, P. A. (2017). Sociocultural hegemony, gendered identity, and use of traditional and complementary medicine in Ghana. Women & health, 1-18.

    Adu-Gyamfi, S. (2015). British colonial reform of indigenous medical practices amongst the Asante people of the Gold Coast, 1930-1960. African Journal of History and Culture, 7(2), 57.

    Adu-Gyamfi, S., & Adjei, P. O. W. (2014). Twentieth century Wanzams among the Asante people of Ghana: a historical study of the facts on male circumcision. Open Journal of Preventive Medicine, 4(09), 730.

    Owusu-Ansah, D., Adu-Gyamfi, S., Brenya, E., Sarpong, Y. A., & Damtar, D. (2015). Corporate social responsibility of mining companies in Ghana: The case of Newmont Ghana Gold Limited at Ahafo. Journal of Social and Development Sciences, 6(4), 52.

    Adu-Gyamfi, S., Brenya, E., & Lamptey, E. E. (2014). Accomodation reforms and its effects on students: A focus on Kwame Nkrumah University of science and technology from 1960 to 2013. Global Journal of Human-Social Science Research.

    Adu-Gyamfi, S., & Donkoh, W. J. (2013). Historical Review of Diseases and Diseases Prevention of Gold Coast” focus on Asante (1900-1957)”. Historical Research Letter, 5.

    Gyasi, R. M., Abass, K., Adu-Gyamfi, S., Accam, B. T., & Nyamadi, V. M. (2018). The capabilities of nurses for complementary and traditional medicine integration in Africa. The Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine, 24(3), 282-290.

    Adu-Gyamfi, S, & Bing, J. (2016). Traditional Healing Narratives from a Community in Ghana: An Empirical Study. Journal of Basic and Applied Research International 17 (2)

    Adu-Gyamfi, S., & Brenya, E. (2016). Nursing in Ghana: a search for Florence nightingale in an African City. International scholarly research notices.

    Adu-Gyamfi, S. Spiritual And Indigenous Healing Practices Among The Asante People Of Ghana: A Testimonial From Twenty-First Century Practitioners And Recipients In Kumase. Journal of Basic and Applied Research International 12 (1)

    Adu-Gyamfi, S., & Yartey, H. T. (2015). The role of the National Commission for civic education in citizenship education during and after elections: A focus on the 2012 Elections in Ghana.

    Adu-Gyamfi,  S. (2018). "From Vital Force to the Scientific or an Admixture: A Historical Discourse on Individuals Value for Indigenous Medical Practices in Ghana". Journal of Basic and Applied Research International

    Adu-Gyamfi, S. (2018) Review of "Disease Diplomacy: International Norms and Global Security" Academic Council on the United Nations System (ACUNS)

    Adu-Gyamfi, S. (2017). Mental Health Service in Ghana: A Review of the Case. International Journal of Public Health Science (IJPHS), 6(4), 299-313

    Gyasi, R. M., Abass, K., Adu-Gyamfi, S., & Accam, B. T. (2017). Nurses' knowledge, clinical practice and attitude towards unconventional medicine: Implications for intercultural healthcare. Complementary therapies in clinical practice, 29, 1-8.

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