- centralize management and announcements of opportunities and training events
- captures trainees' progress
- provide a webportal for the funders the H3Africa Education & Coordinated Training Working Group (ECTWG) to track progress and adapt the H3Africa training efforts based on evidence.
14th H3Africa Consortium Meeting - Ghana
COUNTDOWN: DAYS HRS MINS SECS
|Type||Title||Opening / Closing date|
|Workshop||13th H3Africa Consortium Meeting: Professional Development Workshop||Sunday, April 7, 2019 - 08:00 to Thursday, April 11, 2019 - 13:00|
|Conference||Bioinformatics for Global Health in Africa||Monday, March 11, 2019 - 00:30 to Tuesday, March 12, 2019 - 00:30|
|Workshop||Introductory Python based Software Carpentry||Tuesday, October 30, 2018 - 00:00 to Wednesday, October 31, 2018 - 00:00|
|Title||Body||Opening / Closing date|
|HINARI and Strategies for searching PubMed||HINARI and Strategies for searching PubMed(Read more)||Friday, October 12, 2018 - 14:00 to 15:00|
|Planning and Conducting A Literature Search for A Systematic Review||We will introduce methods to plan and perform systematic reviews. We will cover how to formulate an answerable research question and a search protocol, define inclusion and exclusion criteria,...(Read more)||Friday, October 27, 2017 - 15:00 to 16:00|
|Effective Search Techniques and Introduction to PubMed||This seminar will introduce participants to effective skills for searching any database including PubMed. The participants will be introduced to techniques for carrying out a search strategy and key...(Read more)||Friday, October 6, 2017 - 15:00 to 16:00|
Spotlight - H3Africa Study Coordinator
Omowunmi Afolabi is a development consultant and researcher with over 10 years’ experience as a consultant and advisor to private organisations, governments and non-governmental organisations for the development and implementation of unique educational and health programs with a focus on the economically disadvantaged communities across Sub-Saharan Africa. Omowunmi has led several multi-disciplinary and cross-functional teams to implement large and comprehensive MDG projects that focuses on water supply, hygiene and sanitation across West Africa.
Omowunmi currently works with the University of Arizona as the National Coordinator for the H3Africa Kidney Disease Research Network, leading the University’s research efforts in Sub-Saharan Africa. She provides project management and clinical monitoring for the NIH funded multi-centre cohort and case control studies in 18 clinical sites across Nigeria, Ghana, Cameroun, Tanzanian and Uganda supervising about 90 health and academic researchers, including medical practitioners and academic professors.
She also leads a community based initiative TEACH (Transforming Education and Championing Health) which is an integrated school health, school feeding, and public pre-primary & primary education project that specifically addresses certain targets of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals 3&4.
TEACH has directly benefited over 2,500 public school pupils in more than 10 communities in Nigeria. Omowunmi has received several awards in recognition of her effort towards promoting education and health, including the merit award from the Yobe State Government for community development in 2009.
Omowunmi has successfully participated in over 60 different learning programs organized by the USAID that relates to health and education. She is also a regular facilitator at professional seminars, women and youth empowerment conferences across West Africa.