OPPORTUNITIES FOR TRAINING, CAPACITY BUILDING AND RESEARCH IN RWANDA: PARTNERSHIP BETWEEN RASD RWANDA, UNIVERISITY OF RWANDA, WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY IN ST. LOUIS AND THE US NATIONAL INSTITUTES OF HEALTH (NIH)
Kigali, Rwanda – 7 August 2018,
Mail Hall; University of Rwanda, College of Medicine and Health Sciences UR-CMHS (formerly KIE Campus)
Time: 3.20 pm
Brad Newsome, PhD, Health Scientist Administrator, Center for Translation Research and Implementation Science (CTRIS),
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI), National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Topic: “Partnering with the US National Institutes of Health (NIH) to ‘turn discovery into health’: Opportunities for global collaboration and funding”
Professor Victor G. Davila-Roman, MD, Professor of Medicine, Anesthesiology and Radiology, Director, Cardiovascular Imaging and Clinical Research Core Laboratory, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri, USA.
Topic: “Strategic alliance for CVD and HTN: Rwanda and Washington University in St. Louis”
Dominic Reeds, MD, Associate Professor of Geriatrics and Nutritional Science, Washington University School of Medicine
Topic: "Why should Rwanda care about diabetes and how can we learn from it?"
Jeanne Kagwiza, PhD, Principal, College of Medicine and Health Sciences University of Rwanda