RSTMH Regional Meeting 2024 - West Africa

Tuesday 30 July 2024, 9:30AM - 5:00PM WAT
Nigerian Institute of Medical Research (NIMR), Lagos, Nigeria

Charting West Africa's journey to resilient health systems: overcoming challenges, embracing innovations, and cultivating future health leaders

As part of our new 5-year strategy, we are delighted to announce the date for our first RSTMH Regional Meeting, which will take place on Tuesday 30 July 2024 at the Nigerian Institute of Medical Research, Lagos, Nigeria.

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This one day scientific meeting will focus on some of the most important global health and tropical medicine challenges across the West Africa region, with the theme 'Charting West Africa's journey to resilient health systems: overcoming challenges, embracing innovations, and cultivating future health leaders'. The day will consist of four panel discussions

Harnessing the power of digital technologies for global health in West Africa
Addressing NCDs, injuries and mental health in West Africa
Combating NTDs, AMR, and infectious diseases in West Africa
Ensuring health security in West Africa
  • Chaired by Dr Quudus Yusuff, and Saffiatou Darboe
  • Dr Babatunde Ipaye, Team Lead, Peltom Global Services Ltd.
  • Dr Godswill C. Okara, Registrar/Secretary General, West African Postgraduate College of Medical Laboratory Science
  • Professor Martin Antonio, Professor of Molecular Microbiology and Global Health, and Co-Director, Centre for Epidemic Preparedness and Response, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (LSHTM)
  • Dr Uduak Okomo, Clinical Assistant Professor, Maternal Adolescent Reproductive and Child Health (MARCH) Centre, LSHTM

Venue information and Accommodation

Information on the venue and accommodation options nearby can be found here.

 

Register here for RSTMH Regional Meeting only

Register here for RSTMH Regional Meeting, and RSTMH Research in Progress West Africa