Dr. Balogun completed his basic neurosurgical training at the university College Hospital, Ibadan, and proceeded to the University of Toronto, Canada for his clinical fellowships in surgical neuro-oncology/skull base at the Toronto Western Hospital, Toronto, and pediatric neurosurgery at the Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto. He spent further time as a research fellow in anatomy of the skull base at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, USA. He is presently a member of the faculty at the Department of Surgery, College of Medicine, University of Ibadan and consultant neurosurgeon to the University College Hospital (UCH), Ibadan. His clinical and research focus is on the epidemiology, science and surgery of adult and pediatric brain tumors. He is the coordinator of the brain tumor board in his hospital.