2019 IBRO-ARC AfrAbia Symposium

IBRO-ARC AfrAbia Symposium on Addiction and Related Mental Health Disorders
Friday, October 25 - Saturday, October 26
Imperial Royale Hotel, Plot 7 Kintu Road, Kampala, Uganda

This premier two-day symposium aims to take advantage of the vibrant neuroscience communities in the African and Middle East regions to forge an intellectual partnership towards achieving a common goal of understanding the psychosocial complexities affecting the two geographical regions and to provide solutions that will enhance and prolong the lives of its people.


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Please register online for this free event.


Professor Sadiq Yusuf | sadiqyus@gmail.com
Associate Professor Noeline Nakasujja | drnoeline@gmail.com


Symposium Steering Committee

Professor Sadiq Yusuf, St Augustine International University, Kampala, Uganda
Associate Professor Noeline Nakasujja, College of Health Sciences, Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda
Professor Mustafa al’Absi, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minnesota, USA
Professor Abdul Kadir H. Mohammed, Karolinska Institute, Sweden

Symposium Sponsors

International Brain Research Organization (IBRO)
African and Middle East Congress on Addiction (AMECA)
Center for Global Health and Social Responsibility, University of Minnesota (CGHSR)


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