Advancing Research and Academic Capacities in Africa

February 12, 2020
4:30 p.m. - 6 p.m.
Brown Hall, Brown Lounge, Danforth Campus

Join us for The Africa Initiative’s February edition of Africa Speak, a conversation with WashU Faculty on their research engagements in Africa. The panel will focus on Advancing Research and Academic Capacities in Africa.

This event is free and open to the public. RSVP encouraged; email

Featured Panelists

David Clifford, MD
Professor, Departments of Medicine and Neurology, Washington University School of Medicine



Evelyn Amoah, MBBS, FWACP
Lecturer, Consultant Pediatrician, Department of Child Health, University of Ghana and Korle Bu Teaching Hospital, Accra



Antoinette Bediako-Bowen, MB ChB, PhD
Lecturer, General Surgeon, Department of Surgery, University of Ghana, & Korle Bu Teaching Hospital, Accra


Directions and Parking

Brown Lounge is located on the second floor of Brown Hall on the Washington University Danforth Campus.

Visitor parking for Brown Hall is available at the East End Garage off of Forsyth Blvd. and Wrighton Way.  Click here to see the campus map.

Event Sponsors: The Africa Initiative at the Institute for Public Health

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