Sub-Saharan Africa Chronic Conditions Research Network

The Centre for Global Chronic Conditions invites you to attend the Sub-Saharan Africa Chronic Conditions Research Network event, which will take place during LSHTM Week.

Venue: Manson Lecture Theatre

Date: Tuesday 18 September 2018

Time: 9.3am – 4.30pm (please note that refreshments and a light lunch will be provided)

 

Programme

09:30 – 09:45 Welcome Peter Piot
09:45 – 10:00 LSHTM Centre for Global Chronic Conditions Pablo Perel
10:00 – 12:30 Presentation of prior work and plans Moderators: Helen Weiss, Isabel dos Santos Silva
10:00 – 10:20 Prior work and plans in Uganda Moffat Nyirenda
10:20 – 10:40 Prior work and plans in Tanzania Liam Smeeth
10:40 – 11:10 Coffee Break
11:10 – 11:30 Prior work and plans in Malawi Mia Crampin
11:30 – 11:50 Prior work and plans in the Gambia Modou Jobe
11:50 – 12:10 Overview from field visits and online survey Barnabas Natamba
12:10 – 12:30 Discussion
12:30 – 13:30 Lunch Break
13:30 – 14:30 Round table with funders: Opportunities for Chronic Conditions Research in sub-Saharan Africa Moderator: David Leon
13:30 – 13:35 GlaxoSmithKline
13:35 – 13:40 British Heart Foundation
13:40 – 13:45 Wellcome Trust
13:45 – 14:00 National Institute of Health Research, Medical Research Council, etc.
14:00 – 14:30 Panel discussion: Funding Chronic Conditions Research in sub-Saharan Africa
14:30 – 15:00 Coffee Break
15:00 – 16:30 LSHTM Internal Discussion
15:00 – 15:30 Strategy for Chronic Conditions Research in sub-Saharan Africa Moderator: Moffat Nyirenda
15:30 – 16:00 Building Capacity for Chronic Conditions Research in sub-Saharan Africa Moderator: Mia Crampin
16:00 – 16:30 Sustaining the network, next steps Moderators: Liam Smeeth

 

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