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Oct
6
2016

Elevating the Quality and Reach of Healthcare in Africa

When: Thursday, October 6, 2016
5:00 PM - 7:30 PM  

Where: Robert H Lurie Medical Research Center, Hughes Auditorium, 303 E. Superior, Chicago, IL 60611 map it

Audience: Faculty/Staff - Student - Post Docs/Docs - Graduate Students

Contact: Natalie Erin Sheneman   312.503.8804

Group: Institute for Global Health

Category: Academic

Description:

KEYNOTE SPEAKER:
Professor Isaac Adewole, MBBS
Honourable Minister of Health, Nigeria

More about Professor Adewole

Two panel discussions will follow the keynote speech:

Panel I: Public Health Costs of Medical Tourism
Jide Idris, MBBS - Commissioner for Health, Lagos State, Nigeria
Kofo Ogunyankin, MD, FACC - First Cardiology, Lagos, Nigeria
Edward Mensah, PhD - Director, Public Health Informatics Program, University of Illinois at Chicago
Tope Adeniyi, MBA - CEO, AXA Mansard Health Limited

Panel II: Ideas on Solutions
Johnson Adeyanju, MD, FACP - Author and President, Association of Nigerian Physicians in the Americas
Jonathan Linkous, MPA - CEO, American Telemedicine Association
Marwa J. Zohdy, PhD, CJCP - Vice President, Global Consulting Services, Joint Commission International
Ngu Morcho - Project Development Leader, GE Healthcare Sub-Saharan Africa

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