Wednesday, April 3, 2013

International conference on Global health, Issues, Challenges and Management


The Centre for Women, Gender and Development Studies, Federal University of Technology, Owerri in collaboration with The Institute of Environmental Health Technology [IEHT], Federal University of Technology, Owerri [FUTO], organizes an international conference on the theme

‘Global Health: Issues, Challenges and Management’

Date: 20-22nd May, 2013

Venue: The 1000 capacity lecture theatre, FUTO

Chief Host: Prof CC Asiabaka, KSM, JP, Vice Chancellor, FUTO

Host: Dr [Mrs] Ihuoma P. Asiabaka, Ag Director, Centre for Women, Gender and Development Studies

Special Guest of Honour and keynote Speaker
Professor COO Chukwu, Hon Minister of Health, Federal republic of Nigeria

Lead Paper Presenter

1 Prof Amobi Linus Ilika, Department of Community Medicine, Nnamdi Azikwe Teaching Hospital, Nnewi

2 Dr Barr I. E. Anigbobu, Faculty of Law, Madonna University, Okija

Sub Themes

• Safe Motherhood
• Child Survival Strategies
• Sex and Sexuality
• Gender, Violence and Abuse
• Roll on, Roll Back Malaria
• Community Management and Control of HIV/AIDS
• Ageing and Health
• Substance use and Abuse
• Poverty and Health
• Environmental Health in Emergencies

Payment Schedule

Institution: N50,000.00

Individual: N15,000.00

Foreign Participants: $250.00

Students: N5000.00

[With proof or evidence of claim]
Vetting Fee N2000.00

Mode of Payment
E-banking through FUTO Account No, 1 3 2 4 0 0 3 2 9 3, at Ecobank, Okigwe Road, Owerri, or pay cash at the venue.

Conferences Activities
Monday 20th May, 2013
Arrival of Conference Participants and registration

Tuesday 21st May, 2013
Opening ceremony, Lead paper presentations

Wednesdays 22nd May, 2013
Technical Session

Thursday 23rd May, 2013
Departure

 For further information please contact

Prof A. N. Amadi
Chairman, Loca; Organizing Committee, department of Public health technology, federal university of technology, owerri, Nigeria.
e-mail: nkwaamadi@gmail.com
phone: +2348037061765

Dr. Pat Obilo
Secretary, Local organizing committee, School of Agriculture and Agricultural technology, federal university of technology, owerri, Nigeria.
e-mail: patobilo@yahoo.com
phone: +2348035854742

NOTE TO PARTICIPANTS

Copies of the abstract of paper to be presented at the conference which should not be more than 150 words are to be forwarded to the Secretary, Local Organizing Committee [LOC] not later than 30th April, 2013.
15 copies of the conference papers and soft copy should also be forwarded to the Secretary, LOC not later than 10th May, 2013.

All conference papers should 
• conform with the APA latest referencing format
• not be more than 15 [A4] page type written, double line spaced including references
• be prefaced by an abstract of not more 150 words
• Have a title page