Bibliotheca Alexandrina(BA) Africa Supercourse. HEALTH

Health Lectures by authors from African countries

BA Africa Health Supercourse

We have for the first time a collection of the best scientific lectures authored by African researches in Public Health, BAAfricaAgriculture.htm, Computer Engineering and Environment.  This will set the stage for top African researchers to submit their lectures to BA Africa Supercourse.

Pubic Health

Africa Global Health  

EBOLA   AIDS   CANCER   DIABETES  HEALTH SYSTEMS   MALARIA and OTHER INFECTIOUS DISEASES   MATERNAL AND CHILD HEALTH      RESEARCH METHODS   OTHER LECTURES

EBOLA (16)

MYTHS AND REALITIES OF EBOLA VIRUS DISEASE lecture updated on October 16, 2014 by OY Elegba, MA Kana, H Bello-Manga, F Adiri, Faculty of Medicine, Kaduna State University, Nigeria

MYTHS AND REALITIES OF EBOLA VIRUS DISEASE by OY Elegba, MA Kana, H Bello-Manga, F Adiri, Faculty of Medicine, Kaduna State University, Nigeria with 13 translations: simplified Chinese   Chinese   Russian   French   Bahasa   Arabic   Urdu   Japanese   Farsi   Spanish   Hebrew   Pashto   Korean

MYTHS AND REALITIES OF EBOLA VIRUS DISEASE lecture updated on November 24, 2014  
by OY Elegba, MA Kana, H Bello-Manga, F Adiri, Faculty of Medicine, Kaduna State University, Nigeria

AIDS (44)

AIDS in Africa: Past and Future  by Peter Piot, Souleymane Mboup, Meskerem Grunitzky Bekele

The impact of HIV/AIDS on Botswana  by Bathoni B Teko, Botswana

Conducting HIV Treatment Research in Resource Poor  by Pontiano Kaleebu and Eric Arts, Uganda

An operational package for Integrated Management of HIV/AIDS prevention, treatment and care
by Abuja, Nigeria

ARV Drug Resistance by Dr Pontiano Kaleebu, MBchB PhD, MRC/UVRI Uganda Research Unit on AIDS
,
Uganda

FIDUCIARY MANAGEMENT UNDER THE MULTI-SECTORAL HIV/AIDS PROJECT (MAP)-GHANA
by MAXWELL ADDO (Director of Finance) AND FUSEINI ABU (Procurement Manager) Ghana AIDS Commission, Ghana

HIV PREVALENCE AND HAART USE IN UGANDA by Nakasujja, Noeline, Uganda

Uganda’s HIV/AIDS Experience and Interventions by Jesse Kagimba, MD, M.Sc., Senior Presidential Advisor (HIV/AIDS), UGANDA

PMTCT OF HIV IN MALAWI by Zimba, ChifundoMalawi

The evolving HIV epidemic in South Africa by Abdool Karim, Quarraisha, Abdool Karim, Salim S. , South Africa 

Parliaments & budgeting for HIV & AIDS:Challenges and opportunities by Nhlanhla Ndlovu, South Africa

Subtype-associated Differences in Risk for HAND in Uganda by Nakasujja, Noeline ,Uganda and Ned Sacktor(Johns Hopkins)

OVERVIEW OF THE HIV/AIDS SITUATION IN GHANA AND GHANA’S NATIONAL RESPONSE (GHANA MULTI-COUNTRY HIV/AIDS PROGRAM [MAP]
 BY PROF SAKYI AWUKU AMOA, DIRECTOR-GENERAL, GHANA AIDS COMMISSION, Ghana

HIV neurological complications: Overview of the Ugandan experience by Nakasujja, Noeline, Uganda

FAITH-BASED CAPACITY BUILDING FOR HIV/AIDS INTERVENTION PROGRAMS IN THE NORTH WEST PROVINCE OF CAMEROON Part 1   and  Part 2   by NSAGHA D. S. and ELAT NFETAM. J. B.,  Cameroon

Male circumcision: An acceptable strategy for HIV prevention in Botswana  by Roger Shapiro, The Harvard School of Public Health, Poloko Kebaabetswe, The University of Botswana, Botswana et al.

ACQUIRED IMMUNODEFICIENCY SYNDROME (HIV infection, AIDS)   by Rasha Salama, Egypt

Has Donor Funding Been able to Shift AIDS Policy Agenda in Botswana?
by Thabo Seleke, University of Botswana, Botswana

CHILDREN AFFECTED BY HIV/AIDS : Botswana Experience
BY MINISTER OF HEALTH BOTSWANA,HON. PROF. SHEILA DINOTSHE TLOU, BOTSWANA

HIV/AIDS LEGISLATION IN MALI AND GUINEA
by Nana Tanko

Scaling-up Resources for HIV/AIDS Control and Macroeconomic Policies: The Case of Kenya by Degol Hailu

PROCURING AND DISTRIBUTING ARVs AND OTHER A.R.T COMMODITIES IN MALAWI by Caesar Mudondo, Project Officer HIV/AIDS, Health and Nutrition Section, UNICEF,
Malawi

Early Childhood Development HIV/AIDS in Malawi
by Tami Farber, Malawi Country Team, Malawi

Mudzi Wathu Community Radio Station - Malawi
 by Pilirani Chimutu, Malawi

Effective Visual Aids for Coaching Non-Literate Subsistence Farmers in Mali
  by Amy Druse, Mali

Response of Governments/International Institutions/Civil Society on Scaling Up HIV/AIDS Financing
  by Aisha Baldeh, National AIDS Secretariat, The Gambia

Pioneering IMAI: Developing an integrated approach in Uganda 
by Dr Elizabeth Madraa, Program Manager National STD/AIDS Control Program, MOH - UGANDA

The Economic & Demographic Impact of HIV/AIDS in South Africa 
by HEARD(The Health Economics & HIV/AIDS Research Division), University of Natal, Durban, South Africa

HIV/AIDS IN SOUTH AFRICA  
by Professor Vishanthie Sewpaul (PhD), University of KwaZulu Natal, South Africa

HIV/AIDS in South Africa
by Chief Directorate: HIV/AIDS/TB, Mr C P Lebeloe, Deputy Director: Care and Support Department of Health, South Africa

HIV/AIDS in South Africa 
by Dr. Nono Simelela, Chief Director: HIV/AIDS and STDs, South Africa

Reality check: Circumcision, South Africa, HIV/AIDS 
by Warren Parker PhD, Centre for AIDS Development, Research and Evaluation, South Africa

National surveys in South Africa: Implications for prevention programmes 
by Warren Parker PhD, Centre for AIDS Development, Research and Evaluation, South Africa

The HIV/AIDS situation in Namibia
by Fabian Mubiana and Immanuel Mwilima, Namibia

ANTIRETROVIRALS USED IN KENYA 
by Dorine Kagai and Wilfred Oguta

Interventions Targeting Vulnerable Groups in Swaziland by Nhlangano AIDS Training Information and Counseling Centre (NATICC) 
by Thabani Ndlovu, Swaziland

Harmonization and Alignment of aid for HIV/AIDS in Tanzania
by Dr J. Temba, Director of Policy and Planning, Tanzania Commission for AIDS, Tanzania

Human Rights and HIV/AIDS in Tanzania
 by Maria Tungaraza, Tanzania

Factors associated with post-operative follow-up after voluntary medical male circumcision in Nyanza Province, Kenya
by Arbogast Oyanga, Monitoring and Evaluation(M&E) Professional, Kenya

UGANDA:AIDS and Food Security
by Peter Atekyereza and Francis Byekwaso, Uganda

Implementing OpenMRS Medical Record System in an AIDS treatment program in Uganda
by Daniel Kayiwa, Uganda

HIV/AIDS COORDINATION AND FAITH BASED ORGANISATIONS: EXPERIENCES FROM UGANDA
by JOHN RWOMUSHANA, UGANDA AIDS COMMISSION, Uganda

Policy Overview and Status of the AIDS Epidemic in Zambia
by Dr Ben Chirwa, Director General, National HIV/AIDS/STI/TB Council, Zambia


MALARIA and OTHER INFECTIOUS DISEASES (29)  (diarrhea, vaccination, safety)

Malaria Prevention and Control : An Example of Uganda National Academy of Sciences in Action  
by Dr James Tibenderana, Interim Head, Uganda Malaria Research Centre, Uganda

Malaria Elimination Concepts, Strategic direction (2008-2010), Steps, Activities, Requirements
by Mkude.S (MD); National Malaria Control Programme/Ministry of Health and social welfare, Tanzania

Malaria Case Management  by Radha Kulkarni, Zimbabwe

MALARIA IN ALGERIA. SITUATION - EVOLUTION.CURRENT DATA in French

Malaria, Care seeking and Impact of SANRU By Felix Minuku, Larry Sthreshley, Franklin Baer, Bill Clemmer, and Leon Kintaudi

The potential of plants as a source of anti-malarial agents by Dr Geoffrey M. Rukunga, Kenya Medical Research Institute, NAIROBI, Kenya

ETHNODIAGNOSTIC SKILLS OF THE DIGO COMMUNITY FOR MALARIA: A LEAD TO TRADITIONAL BIOPROSPECTING? by Joseph M Nguta, Natural Product programme, PHPT, UNIVERSITY OF NAIROBI, Kenya

Malaria Case management  by dnaisiae, Kenya

I.M 523 MALARIA FERIAL DE JONGH 2540042  by DR. A. FAKIR, South Africa

Malaria control in Eritrea: a success story by By Dr. Tewolde Ghebremeskel, Head, National Malaria Control Program
Ministry of Health, State of
Eritrea

Swine Flu in Arabic   by Walid S. Abdelkader, Egypt

Epidemiology and prevention of streptococcal pharyngitis by Ghada Mohamed Ahmed Bedair, Egypt

Control of Communicable Diseases in Emergencies  by Radha Kulkarni, Zimbabwe    (in Spanish)

Device Related Nosocomial Infection in ICU.   Part I    Part II   by Mana Naga, Egypt

Infection Control: Attitudes & behaviors 
by OSSAMA RASSLAN, Egypt

Organization & Sustainability (Infection Control)  by OSSAMA RASSLAN, Egypt

Prevention & Control Activities  (Infection Control)  by OSSAMA RASSLAN, Egypt

Prevention & Control of Infections  by OSSAMA RASSLAN, Egypt   in Chinese

Oligonucleotide signatures of pathogenic microorganisms for diagnostic genetic chips and metagenomics  by Oleg Reva, South Africa

Principles of Communicable Diseases Epidemiology  
by Rasha Salama, Egypt

Influenza (the flu)   by Salwa Hassan Teama, Egypt

The control of infectious diseases and its effect on development   by Rafik Wagdy Wahib, Egypt

Epidemiology of Poliomyelitis   by Rasha Salama, Egypt

River blindness in Africa by Grace Salako Smith, Walden University

INJECTION SAFETY AND MANAGEMENT OF HOSPITAL WASTE by Dr.I.A.Joshua, Dr JG Makama, Kaduna State University, Kaduna, Dr A Oyemecho, Benue State University, Makurdi, Nigeria

URCS MASS MEASLES SOCIAL MOBILIZATION CAMPAIGN by Dr Baguma Bildard, Uganda


MATERNAL AND CHILD HEALTH  (10)

Laparoscopic Ablation for Minimal or Mild Lesions in Endometriosis Associated Subfertility  by Hesham Al-Inany, Egypt 

GnRH antagonists in Assisted Conception. Cochrane Systematic Review  by Hesham Al-Inany, Egypt 

Improving child health in developing countries: the critical role of research   by Anna Coutsoudis, South Africa

Child Abuse   by Rasha Salama, Egypt

Emergency Obstetric and Newborn Care Assessments in Africa: Focus on Post Partum Hemorrhage & Pre-Eclampsia/Eclampsia by Koye Oyerinde

AN ADVOCACY TOOL FOR REDUCING MATERNAL DEATHS, DISABILITIES and IMPROVING NEWBORN SURVIVAL IN ETHIOPIA by Luann Martin, Ethiopia

Child Health: Overview   by Dr E Malek, University of Pretoria, South Africa

Reproductive Health in Crisis Situations  by Dr.Ribka Amsalu

Approach to the management of Hyperbilirubinemia in Term Newborn Infant
by Mohammadh Khassawneh MD

Evidence Based Approaches for Reduction of Maternal Mortality
by Hemant Dwivedi

 

HEALTH SYSTEMS (19)

Key issues facing the health sector in the next five years by Thabo Rakoloti

District Health System by Jeanette R Hunter, South Africa

Brain Drain: Africa’s Health Workforce Crisis by Doug Menuez and Leslie Reti

Implementation of HIS: Complexities and Challenges – A Case from India and Mozambique
by Dr.Zubeeda Quraishy

Zambian Health SWAp revisited – has it made the intended effects? by Collins Chansa, Donor Coordinator, Ministry of Health - Zambia

Health Management Information system in Nigeria by Dr AA Abubakar, Ahmadu Bello University Zaria, Nigeria

The WHO/EMRO approach to support e-health in the Region (In Arabic)  by Najeeb Al-Shorbaji, Egypt

“Benchmarks” and health reforms in Cameroon by Peter M Ndumbe, Former Dean, faculty of medicine, Univ. of Yaounde & Univ. of Buea, Cameroon

Evolving Challenges in treatment implementation in resource poor countries, CAPRISA by  Abdul Karim, Samlim S.Pro Vice-Chancellor (Research), University of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Principles of Health Administration  by Rasha Salama, Egypt

Concepts of Prevention and Control   by Rasha Salama, Egypt

Primary Health Care (2)   by Rasha Salama, Egypt

Primary Health Care   by Rasha Salama, Egypt

Evidence Informed Public Health   by Rasha Salama, Egypt

Notes on Hospital Utilization   by Rasha Salama, Egypt

PUBLIC COMMUNICATION CAMPAIGNS   by Rasha Salama, Egypt

Monitoring and Evaluation of Health Services   by Rasha Salama, Egypt

Introduction to Health Economics  by Nelly BIONDI, Makerere University, Uganda

Developing an eHealth System for Nigeria: Systematic Review of Global Best-Practices and Local Needs Analysis  by Ohanyido FO, MD, FRSPH, Ohanyido PI, B.Sc, M.Sc, Universal eHealth Design Project, Synergy PMP Ltd, Nigeria

 

DIABETES(14)

Diabetes as a Global Health Problem - The IDF meets the Challenge. Part I     Part II   by Morsi Arab, Egypt

Dietary Management   by Morsi Arab, Egypt    in Spanish

Surgery In Diabetes Mellitus (DM) by Walid S. Abdelkader, Egypt

Depression , Diabetes and Quality of life  by Prof. Ahmed Okasha, Ain Shams University, Egypt

Diabetes mellitus  by Dr.Amr Gawaly, Tanta University hospitals, Egypt

CHALLENGES IN THE MANAGEMENT OF CHILDHOOD DIABETES IN KENYA by DR LUCY MUNGAI, UNIVERSITY OF NAIROBI, Kenya

Diabetes Education by Phylis Kiiru, Kenyatta National Hospital, Kenya

Diabetes Mellitus   by Rasha Salama, Egypt

Diabetes Complications by DG van Zyl, University of Pretoria, South Africa

Concepts in the natural history of diabetes  by Dr H Oosthuizen, South Africa

Computer Utilization for Diabetes Epidemiology  by Mona Hassan Ahmed Hassan, Egypt

DIABETES IN SUB-SAHARAN AFRICA by by Dr Kaushik Ramaiya,  Tanzania 

 

CANCER (15)

Risk Factors For Cancer   by Salwa Hassan Teama, Egypt

The cervical cancer in French  by Kaddache Djilalia and Nedjar wafaa, Algeria

NATIONAL POPULATION BASED CANCER REGISTRY  Dr. G.Z. Mutuma, Kenya Medical Research Institute, Nairobi, Kenya

Cervical Cancer in Kenya  by Dr Nancy Kidula, Kenya

CANCER CERVICAL in French by IDI NAFIOU, Niger

Epidemiology & Incidence of Common Cancers in Nigeria by Fatimah Abdulkareem, College of Medicine, University of Lagos, Nigeria

HISTORY OF CANCER REGISTRATION IN THE WORLD AND IN NIGERIA by Professor Ima-Obong A. Ekanem, Nigeria

Purposes and uses of cancer registration by E.E.U. Akang, University College Hospital, Ibadan, Nigeria

Diagnostic value of lipids, total antioxidants, and trace metals in benign prostate hypertrophy and prostate cancer
by KS Adedapo

Cancer by TaAhiRaH, South Africa

PAEDIATRIC SOLID TUMOURS  Alan Davidson, Red Cross Children’s Hospital, South Africa

Vaginal lesions by Prof Greta Dreyer, University of Pretoria, South Africa

BREAST CANCER in French by I KOBBI, E DAOUD, D ABID, H FOURATI, H AMOURI,
M BOUGAMRA, M GUERMAZI, Z MNIF AYADI,
Tunisia

MANAGEMENT OF PAIN IN LUNG CANCER in French by DR RACIL, Tunisia

QUALITY IMPROVEMENT CERVICAL CANCER SCREENING by Masukun, South Africa

 

RESEARCH METHODS  (21)

Demographic Data Collection: SURVEY &QUESTIONNAIRE DESIGN by Adetoro Gbemisola W., Nigeria

Demographic Data Analysis: ANALYSIS OF VARIANCE by Adetoro Gbemisola W., Nigeria

Demographic Data Evaluation: ASSESSMENT OF DEMOGRAPHIC DATA by Adetoro Gbemisola W., Nigeria

Demographic Data Evaluation: FERTILITY MEASURES by Adetoro Gbemisola W., Nigeria

Hypothesis Testing. Two-samples tests, X2.  by Mona Hassan Ahmed Hassan, Egypt

Statistical Inference  by Mona Hassan Ahmed Hassan, Egypt

Basic Probability Concepts    by Mona Hassan Ahmed Hassan, Egypt

Study Designs in Epidemiology   by  Ahmed Mandil, Egypt     in Spanish

Epidemiology: An Overview    by  Ahmed Mandil, Egypt

Causal Inference in Epidemiology     by  Ahmed Mandil, Egypt

Students' Guide to Health Research Methodology  by Soha Rashed, Egypt   in Spanish

Conducting Research. Part I   Part II  by Rasha Salama, Egypt

Sampling Technique & Sampling Size   by
Moataza Mahmoud Abdel Wahab, Egypt

Correlation & Regression   by Moataza Mahmoud Abdel Wahab, Egypt

Introduction to Biostatistics   by Moataza Mahmoud Abdel Wahab, Egypt

Protecting Human Research Participants. Part I   Part II   by Rasha Salama, Egypt

 

OTHER (56) (injury, disaster, IT, education)

ADVANCE SPECIAL SENSES PHYSIOLOGY FOR POSTGRADUATE STUDENTS

by Rabiu AbduSSALAM Magaji, Ph.D., Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria – Nigeria
 

Depression and Stress Management   by Walid S. Abdelkader, Egypt

EL RAHAD FIELD RESEARCH CENTRE - CHALLENGING HEALTH PROBLEMS -WESTERN SUDAN by Sulaiman, Suad M.,Tropical Medicine Research Institute,Sudan

Road traffic accidents in Tunisia: a man made disaster   by Hassen Ghannem, Tunisia

Epidemiological Researches in Egypt    by Wagida Anwer, Egypt     in Chinese

Epidemiology of Hypothyroidism   by Refaat Hagazi , Egypt

Quality of Health Care   by Mondher Letaief, Tunisia    in Chinese

Epidemiological Researches in Egypt   by Abdelnasser Mohammed Ahmed, Egypt    in Chinese

PROBLEMS WITH AFRICAN EDUCATION: OBSTACLES, OPPORTUNITIES AND NEW MODELS FOR CHANGE
by Prof. Is-haq O. Oloyede, Vice-Chancellor, University of Ilorin, Ilorin,
Nigeria

Health Aspect of Disaster Risk Assessment  by Dr AA Abubakar, Ahmadu Bello University Zaria, Nigeria

Use of epidemiologic methods in disaster management  by Dr AA Abubakar, Ahmadu Bello University Zaria, Nigeria

Health Information Technology and Telecommunication Support in the Eastern Mediterranean Region
by Najeeb Al-Shorbaji, Egypt

An Introduction to Medical Informatics
by Yashik Singh, Nelson R Mandela School of Medicine, South Africa

Ethics in Research involving Human Subjects  by Walid S. Abdelkader, Egypt

Adequate Communication Between Nurses and Patients in Arabic  by Walid S. Abdelkader, Egypt

Mutual Fund Lecture 
by Rania Azmi, Egypt

Leadership For Youth  by Rania Azmi, Egypt

Communication Skills  by Rania Azmi, Egypt

Crisis & Risk Management for Companies  by Rania Azmi, Egypt   in Spanish

Finance Basics   by Rania Azmi, Egypt

Accounting Basics   by Rania Azmi, Egypt

Business Ethics as Competitive Advantage for Companies in the Globalization Era    by Rania Azmi, Egypt

Towards Sustainable Competitive Advantage through effective management of people in Arabic   by Rania Azmi, Egypt

Telemedicine    by Peter Corr, South Africa    in Chinese

Coma. Part 1   Part 2   Part 3   by Ashraf El-Mitwalli, Egypt

Neurolathyrism    by Haile-Yesus Getahun, Ethiopia

PROBLEM-BASED LEARNING   by Soha Rashed Aref Mostafa, Egypt

Community Diagnosis   by Rasha Salama, Egypt

Immunization   by Rasha Salama, Egypt
 

Smoking Cessation Program    by Rasha Salama, Egypt

Radiation. Part I   Part II  by Rasha Salama, Egypt

Pneumoconiosis  by Rasha Salama, Egypt

Motivation towards Teamwork   by Rasha Salama, Egypt

A SuperCourse for Science: The View From The South. Part I   Part II    Part III   by Ismail Serageldin, Egypt

Green Chemistry and its Role for Sustainability   by Zeinab Shaaban Abu-Elnaga, Egypt

DIAGNOSIS AND PREVENTION OF GOUT in Arabic 
by Mohamed Shebl, Egypt

Poisoning and environmental emergencies in Arabic   by Mohamed Shebl, Egypt

Sick building syndrome in Arabic  by Mohamed Shebl, Egypt

Introduction in occupational diseases. In Arabic   by Mohamed Shebl, Egypt

Sources of Scientific Information in The Web 
by Salah A. Soliman , Egypt 
 in Chinese

The “Brain Drain” Phenomenon. Global Mobility of Science and Technology Personnel   by Salah A. Soliman , Egypt

Introduction To Molecular Biology   by Salwa Hassan Teama, Egypt

Gene Expression Overview    by Salwa Hassan Teama, Egypt

Allergy: An Overview   by Salwa Hassan Teama, Egypt

The Prevention of Rheumatic Fever and Rheumatic Heart Disease   by Liesl Zühlke, South Africa


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