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64th ANNUAL ACADEMIC DAY

26 & 27 AUGUST 2020 (afternoons)

​​​​​​​​Programme​

LIVE STREAM EVENTS | PRE-RECORDED EVENTS | LIVE QUESTION AND ANSWER SESSIONS | VIRTUAL POSTER EXHIBITION | VIRTUAL EXHIBITIONS |
ACCESS TO EVENT SESSIONS UNTIL END OF SEPTEMBER 2020​


VIRTUAL CONFERENCE LAUNCH

The guest speaker for 2020 is Prof Madhukar Pai, internationally recognized epidemiologist and expert in global health.


WEDNESDAY 26 AUGUST 2020
 

​12h30-13h00
Lunch and  online poster viewing
13h00-13h30 Dean's Adress (including the handing over of the HD Brede Awards for TB research) - Prof J Volmink 
13h30-13h45 Introduction of Guest Speaker 
13h45-14h30 Guest Speaker – Prof Madhukar Pai
Presentation title: "Covidization of research: what are the risks?​"
14h30-15h00 Tea and online poster viewing​
15h00-15h30COVID-19 and the Mental Health Mountain” - Dr Kerry Louw
15h30-16h00Primary health care nurses' preparedness for COVID-19 and its influence on primary health care services in the Western Cape” - Dr Talitha Crowley
16h00-16h15Live question and answer session​
16h15-16h30Closing


 

THURSDAY 27 AUGUST 2020

12h30-13h00 Lunch and online poster viewing
13h00-13h30The Western Cape COVID-19 outbreak: a reflection on the public health response" - Dr Hassan Mahomed
13h30-14h00COVID-Kids” - Prof Helena Rabie, Dr A Redfern ​and Dr Marieke van der Zalm
14h00-14h15Live question and answer session
14h15-14h45 Tea and online poster viewing
14h45-15h15COVID imaging – around the world and around the corner” - Dr Stephanie Griffith-Richards
15h15-15h45Panel Discussion: “Rising to the challenge: building research and collaborations in a crisis” - Prof Brian Allwood, Prof Coenie Koegelenberg, Prof Rene English, Prof Peter Nyasulu, Dr Usha Lalla, Dr Arifa Parker and colleagues
15h45-16h00Live question and answer session
16h00-16h15Closing​

   
A live Q & A session with all presenters available will be held at the end of each session.    

Make sure to ask your questions!


CPD POINTS

Attendance will be monitored and CPD points will be allocated per session attendance to registered delegates only.

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