60th Anniversary Lecture Series 

The Medical College and School of Nursing & Midwifery presents a Lecture Series as part of the 60th Anniversary of the Aga Khan University Hospital.

The lecture series intends to recognize excellence in our faculty who are making outstanding contributions to health sciences in East Africa and highlight the activities of the Faculty of Health Sciences (Medicine and Nursing) through an academic public lecture.  

Aga Khan University Hospital. 3rd Parklands
Reception at Heart and Cancer Centre, First Floor

Hospital Exhibition: From 5:15 pm 
Lecture: 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

​DatePublic Lecture​

​Oct 3 , 2019

​Prof William Macharia

Associate Dean, Medical College, AKU

Evolution of treatment of cancers in children: From hopelessness to Cure

​Oct 24, 2019

​Prof Gerald Yonga

Chair, NCD Alliance

How to Avoid Getting Non-Communicable Diseases

​Nov 29, 2019

​Professor El-Nasir Lalani

Director CRM

From Hope to Cure, Avoiding the Hype - Advent of Stem Cells and Regenerative Medicine.

​Jan 16, ​2020

Dr Edwin Mogere

Department of Surgery Faculty, AKU

Protecting the Brain – Trauma and  Stroke​

Jan 30, 2020

Prof Marleen Temmerman

Chair, Obgyn Department and Director COEWCH

Women and Health – An Essential Ingredient to Country Success​

​Feb 19, 2020

Dr Alex Awiti

Vice Provost, AKU

Kenyan Youth – Are they a health dividend or an opportunity lost​


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