- 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.
|Type||Title||Opening / Closing date|
|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 (All day) to Wednesday, October 31, 2018 (All day)|
|Workshop||NGS Analysis for Monogenic Disease in African Populations||Saturday, September 22, 2018 - 07:00 to Sunday, September 23, 2018 - 16:00|
|Title||Body||Opening / Closing date|
|SNPs, Proteins, Capsids: All about drug discovery||Structural bioinformatics focuses on the identification and analysis of structure, dynamics and interaction of biological macromolecules in 3D space. While doing so, it aims to make connections...(Read more)||Thursday, August 17, 2017 - 15:00 to 16:00|
Spotlight - H3Africa Study Coordinator
Ozumba Petronilla Jean is a Program Manager with the Institute of Human Virology Nigeria (IHVN). Her career at the institute has spanned multiple roles; from master trainer, molecular lab manager to biorepository manager.
A medical laboratory scientist with over 15 years of experience and strong interest in genomics research, she coordinates and provides managerial oversight and supervision of IHVN 3 biorepositories, providing mentoring and capacity building of staff on biobanking techniques, molecular techniques and sample management and tracking.
Ozumba Petronilla Jean was among the pioneer laboratory professionals that conducted molecular assays for the Early Infant Diagnosis (EID) for children of HIV positive mothers, part of Nigerian HIV strategy to Prevent Mother to Child Transmission (PMTCT) to reduce the incidence of HIV/AIDS amongst children.
Ozumba Petronilla Jean, joined the H3Africa community as the biorepository manager and coordinator for the Institute of Human Virology Nigeria (IHVN) H3 Africa biorepository (I-HAB) initiative (PI: Prof. Abimiku). In this capacity her role has expanded to include coordination and managerial oversight of IHVN and I-HAB biorepository activities to ensure that bio-specimen submitted for deposit and provided to H3A Investigators are ethically collected, well processed, adequately stored, and quality controlled for genomic and translational research. She has co-authored three publications. Outside her role at IHVN, Ozumba Petronilla Jean is an avid cook and loves to dance.