Women’s Health in the SDG Agenda

December 6-7, 2018
Dar es Salaam

Medical College

The Aga Khan University’s (AKU) Medical College and School of Nursing and Midwifery (SONAM) in collaboration with Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences (MUHAS), Aga Khan Health Services and the Ministry of Health, Tanzania will conduct a symposium on Women’s health in the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) agenda.

The symposium will cover areas of interest on Women’s health, including reproductive, maternal, and newborn, child and adolescent health priorities. 

Keynote lectures and presentations will be delivered by experts who will brainstorm on different aspects of the RMNCAH agenda in East-Africa.

There will be a pre-symposium workshop on Knowledge Synthesis and Translation open to AKU Faculty, residents and staff. The topics include; evidence synthesis, formulating research questions, searching medical databases, critical appraisal of medical literature and introduction to the analysis methods. 

Participants will also be oriented on the basics of systematic reviews and their use for policymaking. 



V E N U E

Dar es Salaam Serena Hotel 
Tanzania 

C O N T A C T

The Aga Khan University
Medical College in East Africa
Tel +255 22 212 27441, +255 714 020 202
Email: pgme.dar@aku.edu