Ciheb at ICASA 2021
Ciheb is proud to have participated in the 21st edition of the International Conference on AIDS and Sexually Transmitted Infections in Africa (ICASA), which was held virtually from December 6 to December 11, 2021.
The 2021 conference highlighted the challenges faced and the progress made in achieving HIV/AIDS epidemic control and health systems strengthening in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic.
ICASA 2021 provided an opportunity for leaders and stakeholders involved in HIV/AIDS research and practice to share advancements and best practices for achieving an AIDS-free generation. Dr. Marie-Claude Lavoie, Assistant Professor, University of Maryland School of Medicine and Ciheb Director of Strategic Information and Evaluation, moderated a satellite symposium on December 9, 2021, “Adaptive and resilient programming for long term sustainability” with Dr. Emmah Momanyi, Senior Technical Advisor, Ciheb Kenya, as a speaker.
From Ciheb Nigeria, Dr. Ibrahim El-Imam, Regional Technical Advisor for Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning and Director of MEL Nigeria, presented an abstract on “Leveraging electronic health records and the National Data Repository for implementation of case-based surveillance: Lessons from Nigeria”.
Ciheb Poster Session
Leveraging Electronic Health Records and the National Data Repository for Implementation of Case-Based Surveillance: Lessons from Nigeria
Ibrahim Ahmed El-Imam, Alhassan Abdulkadir, Margaret Gberikon, Victor Ajor, Marie-Claude Lavoie, Taylor Lascko, Habib Omari, Celestine Buyu, Oluwasanmi Adedokun, Akudo Ikpeazu, Dauda Gwomson, Gabriel Ikwuolonu, Gregory Ashefor, Saidu Ishaq, Olugbenga Asaolu, Ibrahim Dalhatu, Ibrahim Jahun, Matthias Alagi, Mary Boyd, Sylvia Adebajo, Kristen Stafford