About The Conference

The 2018 Global Health Trials conference is the fifth in the series of annual workshops held in Nigeria. This conference focuses on building skills and knowledge about conduct of globally relevant research.

It hopes to facilitate building of new collaborations, networks and partnerships for health research conduct in Nigeria.

  • To enhance the knowledge of participants on the gaps there are in globally and locally relevant research
  • To identify opportunities for collaboration, building networks and creating partnerships for research
  • To train on skills needed to write manuscripts acceptable in peer review journals
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Young researchers in the academia and professionals handling health related data


Great speakers


Event schedule

900am – 1100am

TOPIC

SPEAKER

Chairman:
Prof MC Asuzu

Opening Programme
Welcome address

Keynote Address

Global Health: implications for advancing health research and practice in Nigeria

Prof Akin Abayomi

 

1100am TEABREAK

1130am
Moderator:
Morenike Folayan

Plenary 1: Health Research and Global Health: Potentials and Promises of North-South Collaboration

Prof Folasade Ogunsola

Discussants

Dr Pelumi Adebiyi
Prof MC Asuzu
Dr Akinmayowa Akin-Otiko

100pm LUNCH

  • Standard of care for research conduct – Florita Durueke
  • Inclusivity, diversity, equity and Global Health – Adekemi Sekoni
  • The Global Health Trials Network – Gbenga Ogunfowokan
  • Primary Care Clinical Research: The Practice-Based Research Network Approach – Aboi Madaki
  • Effective research communication - Femi Kolawole

200pm
Moderator:
Ms Olayide Akanni

Plenary 2: Health Research and Global Health: Potentials and Promises of South-South Collaboration

Prof Babatunde Salako

Discussants

Dr Elima Jedy-Agba
Dr Gbenga Ogunfowokan

330pm
Moderator:
Dr Morenike Folayan

Plenary 3: Global health and the challenges of non-communicable diseases research and management

Prof Akin Osibogun

Discussants

Dr Lanre Onigbogi 
Prof Muheez Durosinmi

500pm

Teabreak and Networking

 

900am

TOPIC

SPEAKER

Moderator:
Prof Anthony Okpani

Plenary 4: : Advancing Education and Training in Global Health in Nigeria 

Dr. Pelumi Adebiyi

Discussants

Prof Adedeji Onayade
Ms Nonye Umahi

 

1100am TEABREAK

1130am
Moderator:
Prof Adedeji Onayade

Plenary 5: Global health and diseases research and management

Prof A Ajuwon

Discussants

Dr Sani Aliyu
Dr Dapo Ishola
Prof Adebayo Onajole

100pm LUNCH

  • Update on HIV prevention and cure research – Florita Durueke
  • Inclusivity, diversity, equity and Global Health – Adekemi Sekoni
  • The Global Health Trials Network – Gbenga Ogunfowokan
  • Primary Care Clinical Research: The Practice-Based Research Network Approach – Aboi Madaki
  • IOT in health research conduct: Opportunity for Young Researchers – Emmanuel Benyeogor

200pm
Moderator:
Dr Olugbenga Ogunfowokan

Plenary 6: Promoting evidence based response and scientific communication on Global Health

BMC handling of manuscripts

Research manuscripts acceptable Peer-Reviewed Journals

Dr Oliver Ezechi

 

Dr M  Folayan

Prof W Brown

330pm

Introduction to GHTN
Induction of new fellows

Dr Olugbenga Ogunfowokan

 

400pm

 

Cocktail

                 

 




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