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Tue, Jul 02

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Accra

Global Health Catalyst Summit Ghana

The GHC Africa summit returns to Ghana following the successful launch of the Lancet Oncology Commission for sub-Saharan Africa in Ghana in May 2022. Photo Shows GHC Director Stephen Avery (University of Pennsylvania) meeting with the Ashanti King His Royal Highness Otumfuo Nana Osei Tutu II

Global Health Catalyst Summit Ghana
Global Health Catalyst Summit Ghana

Time & Location

Jul 02, 2024, 8:30 AM – 8:00 PM EDT

Accra, JRJ7+WJP, Accra, Ghana

About the event

This is a premier GHC event extending the Cancer Moonshot globally to Ghana led by University of Pennsylvania Faculty  and GHC summit director Prof Stephen Avery

Time

Activity

08.30   – 09.00

Arrival   and registration

Opening Ceremony

09.00   – 10.00

Opening   prayer

Introduction   of Chairman

Chairman’s   response

Welcome   address

Introduction   of dignitaries

Overview   of Global Medical   Physics Training and Development Programme

Chairman’s   Closing Remarks

Photography

10.00   – 10.30

Coffee   Break

Presentations

10.30   – 10.50

Medical   Physics Programme at UGhana

10.50   – 11.10

Medical   Physics Programme at UPenn

11.10   – 11.30

Biomedical   Engineering Programme at Ghana

11.30   – 12.00

Experiences   of GMPTDP  Clinical Rotation in Ghana

12.00   – 12.20

AI   in Health (Cancer Management)

12.20   – 12.40

Policy   on Cancer Control in Ghana

12.40   – 13.00

Policy   on E&T of Allied Health Professionals

13.00   – 14.00

Lunch   Break

14.00   – 14.20

Women   Health

14.20   – 14.40

Men   Health

14.40   – 15.00

Global   Health Opportunities & ARPA-h funding

15.00   – 15.20

TBD

Roundtable Discussions

15.20   – 15.50

Roundtable   discussion on proposed projects:

· AI Centre   of Excellence in Ghana

· International   Centre for Global Health Research

15.50   – 16.00

18.00   – 20.00

Evening   reception

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