Topic: “Ongoing Ebola Outbreak in Uganda: What You Need to Know”

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Topic: “Ongoing Ebola Outbreak in Uganda: What You Need to Know”
Date: Friday, 25th November 2022

Francis G. Omaswa, MB ChB, MMed, FRCS, FCS
Director, The African Center for Global Health and Social Transformation (ACHEST), Kampala, Uganda

Jean B. Nachega, MD, MPH, PhD, FRCP, FAAS
Professor of Medicine, Stellenbosch University, Cape Town, South Africa

Title 1: Ebola Sudan Outbreak in Uganda: Current Situation and Response
Henry Kyobe Bosa, MB,ChB, MSc. (20min)
Lt. Col. Dr. Incident Commander, Infectious Diseases
Ministry of Health, Uganda

Title 2: Past Ebola Outbreaks in Uganda:
Samuel I. Okware, MB ChB, DIMA, MPH, PhD (15 min)
Professor of Infectious Diseases and Director General, Uganda
National Health Research Organization (UNHRO), Kampala

Title 3: Lessons Learned from Past Ebola-Zaire Outbreaks in DR Congo

Jean-Jacques Muyembe TamFum, MD, PhD (15 min)
Professor of Virology, University of Kinshasa, DR Congo
Director, National Institutes of Bio-Medical Research (INRB), Kinshasa, DR Congo

Q & A (30 min)

Supported by:

NIH-Fogarty Grant No. 1R25TW011217-01

African Association for Health Professions Education and Research

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