Latest conference

Title Event Dates
15th H3Africa Consortium Meeting - Emara Ole Sereni, Nairobi, Kenya Sunday, March 8, 2020 to Friday, March 13, 2020
14th H3Africa Consortium Meeting Travel Fellowship - Accra, Ghana Sunday, September 22, 2019 to Friday, September 27, 2019
14th H3Africa Consortium Meeting - Accra, Ghana Sunday, September 22, 2019 to Friday, September 27, 2019
13th H3Africa Consortium Meeting 8th - 12th April 2019, Tunis, Tunisia Sunday, April 7, 2019 to Friday, April 12, 2019
12th H3Africa Consortium Meeting Rwanda Sunday, September 16, 2018 to Friday, September 21, 2018

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Latest Events

Type Title Opening / Closing date
Distance learning Ethics and Human Subject Protection: A Refresher Course Wednesday, November 6, 2019 - 00:00
Workshop Fellows' Professional Development Workshop Cape Town Wednesday, July 24, 2019 - 08:30 to Friday, July 26, 2019 - 17:00
Conference First Nigerian Bioinformatics conference tagged “Bioinformatics in the era of genomics in Africa”. Tuesday, June 25, 2019 - 08:00 to Wednesday, June 26, 2019 - 12:00

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Spotlight - H3Africa Study Coordinator

Nadja is currently the Study Coordinator for Deciphering Developmental Disorders in Africa (DDD-Africa) – Evaluating Clinical Exome Sequencing in an African Setting. The DDD-Africa project is based in Johannesburg, South Africa with a secondary recruitment site in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo. The project focuses on identifying possible genetic factors that cause developmental disorders in Africans.

She is based at the University of Witwatersrand in Johannesburg although having completed her MSc Human Genetics at the University of Pretoria. Her MSc was focused on Paraganglioma in the Afrikaner population and was titled “The First SDHB Founder Mutation Identified In South African Paraganglioma Families”. Previous research experience includes breast – and ovarian cancer, especially in the Afrikaner population. Preceding her role as study coordinator, she was employed as the research assistant for the DDD-Africa project.