World Thrombosis Day Celebrations

Friday, October 13, 2017 (All day)
World Thrombosis Day Celebrations

Lancet Laboratories in collaboration with Research and writers club Makerere University College of Health Sciences invite you for an exclusive session on the dynamics of thrombosis and its current stand in Uganda and the world today.

The guest speaker Dr. Emma Wypkema MBBCh (wits) FFPath Hematology SA. Head of Lancet thrombosis and Haemostasis unit, a consultant Haematologist based in South Africa, will conduct a talk on the following topics;
1. Venous Thromboembolic disease: Diagnosis and Monitoring – an African Perspective.
2. HIV-Associated Venous Thromboembolism.

An introduction to the lecture will be given by Dr. Henry Ddungu, MB.CH.B. MMED a hematology consultant at the Uganda Cancer Institute in Kampala, Uganda. He is the first member to represent Africa on behalf of the World Thrombosis Day Steering Committee, which is comprised of leading international medical experts in the fields of hematology, thrombosis and hemostasis, vascular and general internal medicine, and public health.

The sessions will also be graced with the renowned pathologists:
Dr Robert Lukande , MBChB, PGD (Computer Sc), MMed(Path), FCPath (ECSA) Anatomical Pathologist, country Director Lancet laboratories Uganda/ pathologist in charge.
USCAP International Ambassador and Acting Head of Department of Pathology, College of Health Science Makerere University.
Dr Ahmed Kalebi MBChB(UoN), MMed. Path (UoN), FCPath(SA) Anat Path, FCPath (ECSA) Group Managing Director [East Africa] and Consultant Pathologist Lancet Group of Laboratories, East Africa

Join us as we celebrate world thrombosis day on the 13th October 2017 at the Davies-Lecture theatre Mulago from 2:00pm to 5.00pm. We await your presence.

MANZI ALFRED
PRESIDENT RESEARCH AND WRITERS CLUB
256773 081036
manzialfred@gmail.com

HABIB ALICWAMU BASHIL
HEAD OF MARKETING, LANCET LABORATORIES, Uganda
256775 294655
Alicwamu.bashil@lancet.co.ug