IEA - Africa Region Announce 5th Annual Conference

Venue: Complexo Pedagógicco, Campo Universitário Principal • Av Julius Nyerere, 3453, Maputo, Mozambique                                 

Date:   April 14 -17, 2019 

The African Epidemiological Association in collaboration with the Ministry of Health, Mozambique and the International Epidemiological Association will be hosting the 5th IEA-Africa Region conference with the theme: “Epidemiology for sustainable development in Africa” Sub-themes: • Epidemiology, policy development and community health (including environmental Epidemiology)  • Disease surveillance and response • Epidemiological transition & NCDs  • Methods in epidemiology • Delivery science and implementation research Highlights:  • Up to 60 partial and full scholarship opportunities • Master classes in Portuguese and English language  • Pre-conference workshop • Early Career Epidemiologist session • Joint AFENET/IEA session on “Future of training and practice of epidemiology in Africa” • Innovative session on “Science of evidence/new horizon in epidemiology”  • Moderated E-poster sessions
Important deadlines: 

Abstract submission:  February 15, 2019 
Scholarship application: February 15, 2019 
Early bird registration:  March 01, 2019 
For details on submission of abstracts, registration and scholarship application for the conference, kindly visit

IEA-Africa Regional Councillor Akindele O. Adebiyi, MBChB, FMCPH, PhD