Report on the Orthopaedic Research and Education Network of Africa and the Middle East
Time 10/10/07 08:45AM-10:00AM
During 2007 SICOT, GDLN (World Bank) and Internet2 have expanded the orthopaedic research and education to five countries in North Africa, five countries in Sub-Sahara Africa and five countries in the Middle East. There will also be discussion regarding the establishment of Cairo as the Education Hub of Africa and the Middle East. During the session presentations from Africa and the Middle East will be made. Last year we presented a program on the Latin America and the Caribbean and next year we will be able to present a program on Asia and the Pacifc. We will also report on the Global Forums on Road Traffic Trauma. We will have participants from the State Department, Health and Human Services Department, Center for Disease Control and Prevention.
Speaker Nancy Foster Carter US Department of State
Speaker David Gray World Bank
Speaker James Waddell Toronto General Hospital
Speaker Chadwick F. Smith University of Southern California
Secondary tracks Advancing Applications: What's Working? What's Not? What's Needed?