Coronavirus (597) Special Invitation: International Consultation on Universal Health Coverage (UHC) in Nigeria during and after COVID-19

13 May, 2020

SPECIAL INVITATION: International Consultation on Universal Health Coverage (UHC) in Nigeria during and after COVID-19

Nigeria UHC Advocacy Group Nigeria (NUHCAN)

Wed, 13 May at 09:35

The Executive Secretary of the Nigeria Universal Health Coverage Actions Network (NUHCAN),

Dr. Uzodinma Adirieje, invites you to the:

International Consultation on Universal Health Coverage (UHC) in Nigeria during and after COVID-19

When: May 20, 2020 05:00 PM West Central Africa

Register in advance for this meeting:

https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/upMuc-2rqD4jGdIAg_SF6hv-wSkxTdN...

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.

This consultation is being organized by the Nigeria Universal Health Coverage Actions Network (NUHCAN) www.nuhcan.org, to explore the outlook for Universal Health Coverage (UHC) in Nigeria, during and after the current corona virus pandemic (COVID-19).

CHAIRMAN: Professor Adenike Grange

Former Hon. Minister of Health, Nigeria

Chairman, Board of Trustees, NUHCAN

LEAD PAPER PRESENTER: Prof. Joseph Ana

Former Commissioner for Health, Cross River State.

Member, BOT and Lead, Documentation and Research, NUHCAN

LEAD DISCUSSANT: Alhaji Ahmad Abubakar

Member of BOT and Lead, Advocacy and Policy, NUHCAN

MODERATOR: Dr. Uzodinma Adirieje

[Chairman, Nigerian Civil Society Organizations Strategy Group on the SDGs (CSOSG-SDGs)]

Executive Secretary, NUHCAN’

AFRICA CENTRE FOR CLINICAL GOVERNANCE RESEARCH & PATIENT SAFETY

@Health Resources International (HRI) WA.

National Implementing Organisation: 12-Pillar Clinical Governance

National Standards and Quality Monitor and Assessor

National Implementing Organisation: PACK Nigeria Programme for PHC

Publisher: Medical and Health Journals; Books and Periodicals.

Nigeria: 8 Amaku Street, State Housing & 20 Eta Agbor Road, Calabar.

Tel: +234 (0) 8063600642

Website: www.hriwestafrica.com email: jneana@yahoo.co.uk ; hriwestafrica@gmail.com

HIFA profile: Joseph Ana is the Lead Consultant and Trainer at the Africa Centre for Clinical Governance Research and Patient Safety in Calabar, Nigeria. In 2015 he won the NMA Award of Excellence for establishing 12-Pillar Clinical Governance, Quality and Safety initiative in Nigeria. He has been the pioneer Chairman of the Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) National Committee on Clinical Governance and Research since 2012. He is also Chairman of the Quality & Performance subcommittee of the Technical Working Group for the implementation of the Nigeria Health Act. He is a pioneer Trustee-Director of the NMF (Nigerian Medical Forum) which took the BMJ to West Africa in 1995. He is particularly interested in strengthening health systems for quality and safety in LMICs. He has written Five books on the 12-Pillar Clinical Governance for LMICs, including a TOOLS for Implementation. He established the Department of Clinical Governance, Servicom & e-health in the Cross River State Ministry of Health, Nigeria in 2007. Website: www.hriwestafrica.com Joseph is a member of the HIFA Steering Group and the HIFA working group on Community Health Workers.

http://www.hifa.org/support/members/joseph-0

http://www.hifa.org/people/steering-group

Email: jneana AT yahoo.co.uk