Title: Setting up and conducting online interactive interprofessional workshops


Introduction: This webinar will provide guidelines and pointers to assist learning facilitators to plan and conduct online interactive interprofessional workshops.

Title: Living with Long COVID

Join Us for The AFREhealth COVID-19 Webinar Series 

This webinar will explore the increasing prevalence of people who have been infected with COVID-19 and who now present with Long COVID” or post-COVID syndrome. Participants will hear from two physiotherapists who themselves are living with Long COVID, about their daily challenges and how they are managing in their daily lives. Participants will also be provided with evidence-based information on the prevalence and pathology of Long COVID, as well as a closer look at the cardiopulmonary complications associated with the condition.

Date: Wednesday 31 March 2021

Developing AFREhealth’s Learning Management System (LMS)

AFREhealth leadership, in collaboration with UCSF, is developing a Moodle type learning management system (LMS) to be used by all AFREhealth member institutions. Although already included in AFREhealth’s strategic plan, the LMS became an urgent priority with the challenges brought on by the Covid19 pandemic. The AFREhealth LMS server is currently hosted by UKZN, its configurations are completed, and STRIPE HIV modules are being uploaded on the site. This webinar introduced the vision for the use of the AFREhealth LMS and highlighted innovations in remote and e-learning developed by STRIPE schools. Experiences of piloting a STRIPE HIV course on an LMS; and a preview of STRIPE HIV module/s on AFREhealth’s new LMS was also shared.

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AFREhealth/UCSF STRIPE HIV Dissemination Webinar

Join Us for an AFREhealth-UCSF STRIPE HIV dissemination webinar

Showcasing STRIPE HIV work from South Africa, Zimbabwe, Malawi and Lesotho

Introduction: Starting in 2019, a team from AFREhealth and the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), led by Amb. Goosby and with funding from Human Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), embarked on a project: Strengthening InterProfessional Education to Improve HIV Care Across Africa (STRIPE HIV). STRIPE HIV aims to build health workforce capacity across Africa to achieve HIV epidemic control. It has also sought to reshape how health professions training is delivered, emphasizing the importance of team-based learning as an instructional approach to prepare for effective, collaborative work within a cohesive group. This webinar will showcase the achievements, results and lessons learnt of STRIPE-HIV. Participants will hear how the training has been done in various countries, and learn about various innovations that has been implemented.

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STRIPE HIV Webinar - University of Zimbabwe
STRIPE HIV Webinar - University of Malawi
STRIPE HIV Webinar - University of KwaZulu-Natal
STRIPE HIV Webinar - Scott College of Nursing, Lesotho

Repositioning Bed side Teaching for the COVID-19 Era

Join Us for The AFREhealth Webinar by the Health Professions Education Research Technical Working Group (TWG)

The disruption of clinical training programs and the advocacy efforts to prioritize training of health workers during the COVID pandemic has amplified the questions around safety, resilience and value of bedside teaching as a fundamental ingredient of medical and nursing education. The panel of seasoned faculty will share experiences and recommendations for repositioning bedside teaching in the face of COVID 19 and future epidemics.

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Increasing resilience in training during epidemics - 231120 Webinar
Safety in clinical Education - 231120 Webinar
Opportunities for integrating public health into clinical training - 231120 Webinar

Health Work Force Accreditation and Regulation in Africa

Join us for the Webinar on Accreditation featuring ECFMG®│FAIMER® and WFME

To strengthen the quality and performance of the health workforce in Africa during and after COVID-19, Well-functioning regulatory mechanisms, such as registration, licensing/certification bodies, and accreditation processes for training institutions remain key. This webinar will show case the state of accreditation of HWF training in Africa, provide a summary report on the 2019 Global Symposium on Health Workforce Accreditation and Regulation held in Turkey by WHO and ECFMG|FAIMER, coupled with an overview of the current World Federation of Medical Education (WFME) guidelines on accreditation.

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Contact Tracing in the COVID-19 Response- Best Practices In Africa

Subject: AFREhealth-Fogarty International Center NIH Webinar: Contact Tracing in the COVID-19 Response: Best Practices In Africa

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Showcasing STRIPE HIV work from Kenya, Mozambique, South Africa, Ghana and Zambia

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KNUST- STRIPE- Optimizing Interprofessional Education (OIPE) for HIV care in Ghana
Ukwanda Centre for Rural Health -STRIPE
KIT-HIV Presentation
University of Zambia -STRIPE
Mozambique STRIPE HIV

Date: Wednesday 23 September 2020

Prof Marietjie de Villiers (AFREhealth), Dr Mike Reid (UCSF)
Presentations from the following STRIPE HIV project schools will be made:

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The African Forum for Research and Education in Health (AFREhealth) is an interprofessional health grouping that seeks to work all stakeholders interested in health profession education , research and service delivery to improve the quality of health care in Africa through research, education and capacity building. It is a conglomerate of individuals, institutions, associations and networks from all the geographic and linguistic regions of Africa namely Anglophone, Francophone, Lusophone and Arabophone. Read More...

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