Theme: What You Need to Know About SARS-CoV-2 Antibody Testing

Date: Wednesday 29 July 2020

Facilitators/Moderators:
Jean B. Nachega, MD, PhD, MPH (Professor, AFREhealth/Stellenbosch Univ)
Fatima Suleman, PharmD, PhD (Professor, AFREhealth/Univ. of KwaZulu Natal)

Speakers/Panelists:

SARS-CoV-2 antibody testing – for what purpose? (20 min)
Wolfgang Preiser, MD, PhD, Professor, Division of Medical Virology, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences/Stellenbosch University & National Health Laboratory Service Tygerberg (NHLS), Cape Town, South Africa

Antibodies and immunity to SARS-CoV-2: A Vexing Issue (20 min)
Quentin Eichbaum, MD, PhD, MPH (Professor, CUGH/Vanderbilt Univ)

Panel Discussion/Q & A from the Audience (20 minutes)

Supported by:
NIH-Fogarty Grant No. 1R25TW011217-01
African Association for Health Professions Education and Research