2018

Conference: Esri Middle East and Africa User Conference (MEAUC)
December 11-13, 2018 Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Paper: New Directions for Web GIS-based Research and Instruction: Challenges and Opportunities for Educational Institutions in Emerging Economies
Host: Subira Munishi, University of Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
Fellow: Stanley Mubako, University of Texas, El Paso, USA
Field: Environmental Sciences

Conference: African Conference in Emergency Medicine
November 6-9, 2018
Kigali, Rwanda
Presentation: Implementation Effectiveness of a Novel EMS Trauma Training Program in South Africa
Host: Head of Division and Professor Lee Wallis, University of Cape Town, South Africa
Fellow: Assistant Professor Nee-Kofi Mould-Millman, University of Colorado-Denver, United States
Field of Study: Medicine

Conference: Asia Chemistry 2018, 11th Annual Congress on Chemistry
September 12-13, 2018
Singapore
Presentation: USA-Kenya Collaboration in Guided-Inquiry Green Nanoscience Drug Discovery Research
Host: Teacher Joyce Jepkorir, University of Kabianga, Kenya
Fellow: Professor Joseph Rugut, Missouri State University-West Plains, United States
Field of Study: Chemistry

Conference: European Association for Cancer Research
June 30-July 2, 2018
The Netherlands
Presentation: Two Novel Synthetic Analogs of miR-1207-3p, NB5 and NB1207, Target AR-V7 and c-MYC and Demonstrate in vivo Therapeutic efficacy in metastatic castrate-resistant prostate cancer (mCRPC)
Host: Professor E. Oluwabunmi Olapade-Olaopa, University of Ibadan, Nigeria
Fellow: Associate Professor Olorunseun Ogunwobi, CUNY-Hunter College, United States
Field of Study: Medicine


Conference: Oxford Research Education Symposium
July 30-August 1, 2018
Oxford, United Kingdom
Presentation: Community-Based Transition Planning: Critical Strategies for Post-School Success of Students with Disabilities in Rural Ghana
Host: Lecturer Emmanuel Acheampong, University of Education, Winneba, Ghana
Fellow: Associate Professor Anthony Denkyirah, Glen Carbon Illinois, United States
Field of Study: Special Education and Communication Disorders

Conference: 5th Global Symposium on Health Systems Research
October 8-12, 2018
Liverpool, United Kingdom
Presentation: Using the WHO Health System Framework to Identify Strengths and Weaknesses of Integrating Herbal Medicine into Mainstream Healthcare: Evidence from Ghana
Host: Lecturer Isaac Amponsah, Kwame Nkrumah University, Ghana
Fellow: Assistant Professor Bernard Appiah, Texas A&M University, United States
Field of Study: Public Health

Conference: 9th International Conference on Interdisciplinary Social Science Studies
July 23-25, 2018
Cambridge, United Kingdom
Presentation: Integrating the experiences and Viewpoints of Student in Graduate Training: A Qualitative Study of Female Participants in Four African Universities
Host: Deputy Vice Chancellor Sibusiso Moyo, Durban University of Technology, South Africa
Fellow: Professor Phiomina Okeke-Ihejirika, University of Alberta, Canada
Field of Study: Gender Studies

Conference: 13th Population Association of Southern Africa Conference
July 16-20, 2018
Stellenbosch, South Africa
Presentation: Help-Seeking Behavior of Female Victims of Intimate Partner Violence in Ghana: The Role of Trust and Perceived Risk of Injury
Host: Associate Professor Adobea Owusu, University of Ghana, Ghana
Fellow: Associate Professor Eric Tenkorang, Memorial University, Canada
Field of Study: Sociology