2017 FOUNDER’S WEEK CELEBRATION

EVENT DETAILS :

  • Start Date:2017-11-14
  • End Date:2017-11-17
  • Start Time:17:00
  • End Time:20:00
  • Location:GAAS Auditorium

ORGANIZER :

  • Organized by:Ghana Academy of Arts and Sciences
  • Mobile:0302772032/0302772002
  • Email:office@gaas-gh.org
  • Website:http://www.gaas-gh.org
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2017 FOUNDER’S WEEK CELEBRATION DAY 1:

Activity Induction of Fellows
TUESDAY 14TH NOVEMBER 2017
Chairman Prof. Akilagpa Sawyerr, FGA, Immediate Past President of the Academy
Speaker Prof. Aba Bentil Andam, President of the Academy

 

2017 FOUNDER’S WEEK CELEBRATION DAY 2: WEDNESDAY 15TH NOVEMBER 2017

Activity Symposium on: “Healthcare Financing and Access”
Chairman Prof. S. Sefa-Dedeh, FGA, Vice President, Sciences Section, GAAS
Topic I Funding Health Care: (National Health Insurance Authority)
Speaker Dr. Samuel Annor, Chief Executive Officer, National Health Insurance Authority
Topic II Institutional Care and Healthcare Access
Speaker Dr. Alfred Yawson, Consultant Physician and Senior Lecturer, Department of Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Ghana, Legon

 

2017 FOUNDER’S WEEK CELEBRATION DAY 3: THURSDAY 16TH NOVEMBER 2017

Activity Symposium on “Managing Communicable and Non-Communicable Diseases”
Chairman Prof. K. Anyidoho FGA, Vice President, Arts Section, GAAS
Topic I Managing Communicable Diseases (Malaria, TB, HIV, Cholera)
Speaker Prof. Kwadwo Koram, Immediate Past Director, Noguchi Memorial Institute for Medical Research (NMIMR), Legon
Topic II NCD Management (Cancers)/Kidney/Malnutrition-Under and Over Nutrition
Speaker Dr. Joel Yarney, Consultant Oncologist and Director, National Centre for Radiotherapy and Nuclear Medicine, Korle Bu Teaching Hospital

 

2017 FOUNDER’S WEEK CELEBRATION DAY 4: FRIDAY 17TH NOVEMBER 2017

Activity Kwame Nkrumah Memorial Lecture
Chairman Prof. Aba Bentil Andam, FGA, President of the Academy
Topic Kwame Nkrumah, the Man and his Legacy
Speaker Prof. E. S. Ayensu, FGA