NAS COVID-19 WEBINAR SERIES
INVITATION TO PARTICIPATE- BILINGUAL WEST AFRICAN STAKEHOLDERS WEBINAR
The Nigerian Academy of Science (NAS) is pleased to invite you to participate in a West African bilingual webinar on Science Advice in Health Emergencies. This event is being jointly organized by NAS, the Benin National Academy of Sciences, Arts and Letters (ANSALB), and the Nigerian Young Academy (NYA). The aim of the webinar is to discuss science advice during health emergencies in the West African context, with a view to proffering recommendations for strengthening the advisory function of West African science academies and other sub regional science advisers.
The details of this event are as follows:
Topic: Science Advice in Health Emergencies
Date: Wednesday December 2nd 2020
Time: 11.00am-1pm WAT
• Sameh Soror- Member, International Network for Government Science Advice (INGSA)-Africa Steering Committee
• Chioma Dan-Nwafor- Team Lead, National Lassa Fever Working Group/Head of Department, Surveillance and Epidemiology Department, Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC)
• Jide Idris- Managing Director, FHS Medical Consulting Ltd/Former Commissioner for Health, Lagos State Ministry of Health
• Akadiri Yessoufou- Professor of Immunology, Cell Biology, and Infectious Diseases, University of Abomey-Calavi
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar. The further details on the webinar will also be sent to you soon.
We look forward to your participation. Please be assured of our highest regards.