Coronavirus (850) Outcomes of the first WHO global infodemiology conference

23 July, 2020

We are glad to share courtesy of WHO the various feedbacks from the Internal Conference on INFODEMICs organised and hosted by it:

You can find the recording of the webinar and other conference materials at the pages:

29 June, preconference event:

30 June - 16 July, Conference:

Commentaries from the conference:

21 July, Post-conference webinar: Post-conference webinar: 1st WHO Infodemiology Conference

Post-conference webinar: 1st WHO Infodemiology Conference

Public report on the outcome of 1st WHO Infodemiology Conference

Joseph Ana


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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: Joseph is a member of the HIFA Steering Group and the HIFA working group on Community Health Workers.

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