Committees

ORGANIZING COMMITTEE

The members of the Organizing Committee (OC)  are a group of carefully selected experts and inspirational leaders in their respective fields. They come together on a frequent basis to discuss the scientific program of the workshop, identify interesting topics and candidate speakers and review all submitted abstracts.

Scientific Committee

To augment the organizing committee, the following are invited scientific committee
members

  • Mary Afihene, MBChB, FWACP – Kwame Nkrumah University, Ghana 
  • Madoky Diop, MD - University of Thies, Senegal
  • Geoffrey Dusheiko, MBBCh, FCP, FRCP - Kings College Hospital, UK
  • Alice Guingané, MD, MPH - Hospitalier Universitaire Yalgado Ouedraogo, Burkina Faso
  • Emmanuel Musabeyezu, MD, FCP – King Faisal Hospital, Rwanda
  • Gibril Ndow, MD – Imperial College London, Gambia
  • John Rwegesh, MBChB, M.MED, FRCP, MSc - Muhimbili National Hospital, Tanzania 
  • Edford Sinkala, MD, PhD - University Teaching Hospital / University of Zambia, Zambia
  • Abate Shewaye, MD – Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia 
  • Coumba Touré Kane, PharmD, PhD - Dakar University, Senegal
  • Christian Tzeuton, MD – Douala Medical School / Société Camerounaise de Gastro-Enterologie, Cameroon