Message from Conference Chair
Dear colleagues; researchers, policy makers and members of the civil society,
On behalf of the organizing committee and on my own behalf, I take this opportunity to invite you to the Makerere University College of Health Sciences├ö├ç├û 9th Annual Scientific Conference (9ASC) organized in collaboration with the Uganda National Council for Science & Technology (UNCST), the Uganda National Association of Community and Occupational Health (UNACOH) 22nd ASC and the 12th Dr. Mathew Lukwiya Memorial Lecture sponsored by the World Health Organization (WHO).
The Joint Annual Scientific conference is scheduled to take place from Wednesday 11th ├ö├ç├┤ Friday 13th September 2013 at Silver Springs Hotel, Kampala, Uganda. The theme of this year├ö├ç├ûs conference is ├ö├ç┬úThe Race to 2015: A reflection on Uganda├ö├ç├ûs Progress towards Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) for Health├ö├ç├ÿ.
It is my conviction and belief that during execution of your duties in your respective capacities, you all contribute in one way or the other towards progress on MDGs. Attendance of this conference therefore gives you an exceptional opportunity to share your experiences in community/clinical work and or disseminate research findings to a diverse audience including clinicians, researchers, policy makers, and members of the civil society from Uganda and abroad.
The conference will also offer each one of us an opportunity to learn more about new innovations in health care and community health approaches, effects of climate change on MDGs, emerging and re-emerging diseases, new health policies, Health Rights, Justice and Ethics, and One Health, among other related issues.
Rose Chalo Nabirye, PhD
Joint Annual Scientific Health Conference
Theme: ├ö├ç┬úThe Race to 2015: A reflection on Uganda├ö├ç├ûs Progress towards
CONFERENCE DATES: (11th ├ö├ç├┤ 13th SEPTEMBER, 2013)
Makerere University College of Health Sciences (MakCHS) in conjunction with Uganda National Association of Community and Occupational Health (UNACOH), WHO Dr. Mathew Lukwiya Memorial Lecture and Uganda National Council for Science and Technology (UNCST) will hold the Joint Annual Scientific Health (JASH) conference from Wednesday 11th ├ö├ç├┤ Friday 13th September, 2013 at Silver Springs Hotel
This Conference is an important focus on training Undergraduate, Graduate and Doctoral health programme students. It is also an innovative method of improving health care by exchanging ideas between students, Lecturers, Policy Makers and the Public Sector to foster collaboration and improvement of health of Ugandans.
The purpose of this letter is to request you to actively participate in the organization of the Conference by sending in abstracts from your organization /University and to support your members/students to attend/present papers during the conference.
For more information please contact the following Persons:-
Dr. Rose Nabirye Chalo (Organizing Chair) 0772-592923 email@example.com
Ugandans (non-student) - UGX 80,000
International participants - UGX $150
Uganda Graduate students - UGX 60,000
Ugandan Undergrad students - UGX 40,000
Non-Ugandan Students - $100
Fees for Abstract Book Adverts
Account Number: 0140059133501
CALL FOR BSTRACTS