CONTRIBUTIONS TO SCIENTIFIC MEETINGS
P.U: Home Management of malaria in Ubakala community. Umuahia South
LGA, Abia State, Nigeria. Practical at the National Seminar on "Priorities
in Child Health Research" Ikeja Airport Hotel, Lagos. 26 -
28 September, 2000.
P.U., Akindele S.K., Onywuche J.I. and Idigbe E.O.: Update on malaria
and HIV/AIDS. Papers presented at the National Conference of the
Nigerian Society for immunology. NIMR, Yaba, Lagos. 12 -15 November
presented on "Working to promote better health and feeding
of infants and mothers, through research and advocacy" on the
occasion of a UNICEF/NCAC- organized symposium during the World
Breastfeeding Week (Lagos, 2nd August, 2000) - By Dr. Kathleen N.
presentation at the 32nd Annual Conference and Scientific Meeting
of the nutrition society of Nigeria at the (Ekpoma, 28th November,
2001) By Dr. Kathleen N. Egbuna.
Conference of Nigerian Association of Clinical Chemists; Topic:
Modulation of Quinine Accumulation in Drug Resistant Plasmodium
Falciparum parsitized cells. Venue: National Hospital, Abuja. Date:
6th - 7th September, 2001 By Mr. Aina O. O.
Institute of Medical Research, Yaba, Lagos. Topic: Preliminary Report
on Pharmacokinetics of dihyfroartemisinin and mefloquine in children
with acute uncomplicated falciparum malaria. Date: 11th - 12th June,
2002. By Mr. Aina O. O.
in plasmodium faliciparum studied in Lagos. A paper presented at
the National Association of Clinical Chemist Conference held in
Lagos. 6th - 7th September, 2001. By Mr. Agomo C. O.
Annual Conference of the Nigerian Society for parasitology. Topic:
Insecticidal Activity of Plant Extracts against Anopheles Mosquitoes.
Venue: Merit House, Aguyi Ironsi Street Maitama, Abuja. Date: 25th
- 29th September, 2001. By Mr. H. O. Okoh
on Priorities in Child Health Research in Nigeria.
The Nigerian applied research on child health (NARCH) project in
collaboration with UNICEF/WHO Airport Hotel, Ikeja, Lagos, Nigeria
(26th - 29th September, 2000).
Capacity Building Workshop
Department for International Development (DFID) in collaboration
with Nigerian Institute of Medical Research (NIMR), Yaba, Lagos.
(12th - 14th December, 2000).
and Childhood Nutrition in the Poverty Alleviation Programme. "the
Nutrition Society". International Centre for Women Development,
Garki, Abuja (6th - 9th November, 2000).
Scientific Conference of update on HIV/AIDS and Opportunistic Infection.
Nigerian Society of Immunology. Nigerian Institute of Medical Research,
Yaba, Lagos (12th - 13th November, 2000).
Speaker at the launching of the National Policy on Food Safety and
Hygiene by the Federal Ministry of Health of Ibro Hotel, Abuja 27th
Nutrition and the Challenges of the New Millenium. The Nutrition
Society. Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma, Edo State, Nigeria (27th
November - 2nd December, 2001).
day Symposium on "Nutrition Productivity and Nation Building"
held at Muson Centre, Onikan Lagos, (November 6th 2001).
day symposium on :The Control of Parasitic Diseases Through Environmental
Management" organized by the Nigerian Society for Parasitology
"NSP" Lagos Branch held at Nigerian Institute of Medical
Research (NIMR), Yaba, Lagos. (1st November, 2001).
Lecturer at the 2nd edition of the Nestle Nutrition Duches Club
- "Basic Nutrition". May 9th 2002 at all season plaza
Agindigbi Road, Ikeja, Lagos.
day symposium and launching of the Nigerian Chapter of the World
Mission Inc. in collaboration with NIMR - A programme of Care and
Support for People Living with HIV/AIDS.
day symposium on "Nutrition, Food Security and Poverty Alleviation"
held by Nestle Plc on November 5th 2002 at Muson Centre Onikan,
Nutrition for National Development" The Nutrition Society of
Nigeria. Held in NIMR Yaba, Lagos, on 27th - 30th November, 2002.
Techniques in Clinical Diagnosis and Management of Diseases of Public
Health Importance". Nigerian Institute of Medical Research
Annual Seminar. August 6th 2002.
BMJ-NMR Health - Writing Workshop: "How to read a paper/ How
to write a paper/ How to publish a paper". British Medical
Journal in association with the Nigerian Medical Forum, UK. Federal
Palace Hotel, Lagos. 15th - 18th May, 2000.
and TB: An African Perspective, Health and Nutritional Supplement
for Adults and Children. Eko le' Meridian Hotels, Ikoyi, Lagos 4th
- 8th June, 2000.
Diagnosis, Management and Prevention - The role of the Medical Laboratory
Scientists. Abuja Sheraton Hotel and Towers 16th - 19th August,
of Trainers for National Immunization Days (NIDs) 2000. Royal Palace
Hotels, Agbani Road, Enugu. 4th - 7th September 2000.
Building Workshop for NIMR, Research Staff. NIMR, Yaba. 12th - 15th
Micro-Planning for 2001 NIDs and Implementation Training Royal Palace
Hotels, Agbani Road, Enugu 20th - 21st March, 2001.
of Phage Amplification Technology in the Diagnosis of Pulmonary
Tuberculosis. NIMR, Yaba, Lagos. 16th - 18th April, 2002.
Key to the Diagnosis of Communicable Diseases. 18th April, 2002
at Conference Hall, Psychiatric Hospital, Yaba.
of Preventable Health Problem at NIMR Auditorium, Yaba.
Abuse in Resource-poor Countries at 9th - 11th December, 2002 at
Sheraton Hotels and Towers, Lagos.
of Medical Laboratory Scientists in the diagnostics, control and
prevention of Macro-organism associated with Food, and water-borne
diseases. At Conference Hall Psychiatric Hospital, Yaba on April
6 days Scientific Seminar on the use of power points and internet
in Nigerian Institute of Medical Research, Yaba at Conference Room,
NIMR-Yaba on 29th - 30th April, 2002.
Surveillance, Control and Management in a Developing Society at
Muson Centre Onikan, Lagos.
Professional Development (CPD) Course for Medical Laboratory Scientists
on Genetic Engineering held at Department of Medical Biochemistry,
University of Nigeria, Enugu Campus. July 23rd - 29th 2000.
load Monitoring and Response to Antiretroviral Therapy. Organizers:
Nigerian Institute of Medical Research, NIMR, Yaba, Lagos. 21st
Conference of Nigeria Association of Clinical Chemists. Organizers:
Nigerian Association of Clinical Chemists. 6th - 7th September,
2001, Abuja, Nigeria.
Trends in Separation Techniques and Structure Elucidation. Organizers:
Antimicrobial Plant Group O.A.U. Ile-Ife, in collaboration with
National Institute for Pharmaceutical, Research and Development
(NIPRD), Abuja. May 15th - 20th 2000.
Building Workshop on Proposal Writing and Research Methodology held
at Nigerian Institute of Medical Research, 12th - 14th December,
Association of Clinical Chemists Conference held at National Hospital
Abuja on the 6th - 7th of September, 2001.
Anti-malaria Drug Resistance Network Guidelines for Protocols to
Evaluate Anti-malarial Drug Resistance. Held at IITA, Ibadan supported
by MIM/World Bank/ WHO Special Programme for Research and Training
in the Tropical Diseases. 8th - 11th February, 2002.
Workshop on South-South Collaboration and Application of Molecular
Biology Techniques in Tropical Diseases, Tunis, Tunisia, 31st March
- 3rd April 2002.