Dr Oladapo moved to her new home in Nigeria with her husband Professor Ifedayo Oladapo in 1961. As a young Danish medical doctor, she began a new life and career that has seen her working in gastroenterology for over 40 years. Dr Oladapo sits on the board of Managed Health Care Services and Dawn Fuel. She is a former Vice President and now Treasurer of Child Life Line, which supports homeless children in Nigeria.
Dr Oladapo is the mother to the founder of Christianna Foundation, and she has three other children and eight grandchildren.