6th Annual Conference on Research and Postgraduate Education

[February 18-22, 2015]
University of Khartoum, Sudan

DNDi co-chaired and presented sessions on leishmaniasis, neglected tropical diseases and north-south collaboration.

Sessions

Leishmaniasis Fight

Date: 21 February, 2015
Time: 14:30 – 16:00

Chairs:
Ahmed Modawi Musa
Monique Wasunna, Director DNDi Africa, Kenya

A M EL Hassan, University of Khartoum, Sudan
Assisting a marginalized community to lead a better life: 25 years of work in Gedarif State by the Institute of Endemic Diseases
Simon Croft, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, UK
Challenges and opportunities for the development of new treatments for leishmaniasis
 
Nathalie Strub Wourgaft, Medical Director, DNDi, Switzerland
Drugs for Neglected Diseases initiative, a not for profit Research & Development Organization with a strong implication in Sudan

Neglected Tropical Diseases

Date: 22 February, 2015
Time: 09:00 – 11:00

Chairs:
Simon Croft, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, UK
Nathalie Strub-Wourgaft, Medical Director, DNDi

The North-South & Collaborations
The Way Forward & Recommendations

Date: 22 February, 2015
Time: 14:30 – 16:00

Chairs:
Ed Zijlstra
Nathalie Strub-Wourgaft, Medical Director, DNDi

 

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