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The Mycetoma Research Centre Honouring Mr Maragni Sanhouri

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In the presence of HE, The Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research Prof Intisar Saguron EL Zein, The University of Khartoum Vice-Chancellor Prof Fadwa El Rahman Ali, The University Deans and senior officials the Mycetoma Research Centre had honoured Mr Mirghani Sanhouri Elshiekh, FRCS, FRCS(E), The Father of Mycetoma Surgery on Wednesday, the 15th of January 2020.

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Wad Onsa Regional Mycetoma Centre Laboratory inauguration

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Wad Onsa Regional Mycetoma Centre Laboratory, at Eastern Sennar locality, Sennar State was inaugurated on Thursday 9th, January 2020 by HE the Governor of Sennar State, Sudan. The laboratory was established by a kind donation from DNDi.  The laboratory is

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Report on the Mycetoma Research Centre, University of Khartoum Medical and Health Mission to Wad Onsa Village, Eastern Sennar Locality, Sennar State, Sudan, 8-10th January 2020

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Overview:

The Mycetoma Research Centre (MRC), University of Khartoum, a WHO Collaborating Centre on Mycetoma in collaboration with the Ministry of Health, Sennar State, the Association of Aid & Relief, Japan (AAR), the Institute of Endemic Diseases (IEND), University of Khartoum, Sennar University had conducted a medical and health mission to Wad Onsa Village, Eastern Sennar locality, Sennar State in the period 8-10 January 2020.  This is the seventh mission to the region.

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New Microbiology Laboratory Inauguration

1The Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research Prof Intisar Saguron EL Zein and the University of Khartoum Vice-Chancellor Prof Fadwa El Rahman Ali had kindly inaugurated the new Microbiology laboratory at the Mycetoma Research Centre (MRC),

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Report on the Mycetoma Medical & Health Mission to Wad Onsa village, Sennar State

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Report on the Mycetoma Medical & Health Mission to Wad Onsa village, Sennar State

15th-18th October 2019

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The Mycetoma Research Centre (MRC), University of Khartoum, WHO Collaborating Centre on Mycetoma in collaboration with Brighton and Sussex University, the Association of Aid & Relief-Japan (AAR) and the Institute of Endemic Diseases (IED), University of Khartoum, had conducted a field study to Wad Onsa village in the period 15th and 18th October 2019.

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Meeting at the Spatial Mapping Department at London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine

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Dr. Eltaib Ganawa, Associate Professor, Faculty of Geography and Environmental Studies, and The Mycetoma Research Centre, University of Khartoum and Dr. Rowa Hassan, Research Assistant.

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The 11th European Congress on Tropical Medicine and International Health (ECTMIH): September 16-20, 2019

 

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A team from the Mycetoma Research Centre (MRC) has attended the 11th European Congress on Tropical Medicine and International Health (ECTMIH) held at ACC Liverpool venue in Liverpool, United Kingdom from September 16-20, 2019.

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The 2019 annual meeting of NIHR Global Health Research Unit (GHRU) on Neglected Tropical Diseases (NTDs): September 16, 2019

1The annual meeting of NIHR GHRU on NTDs was held at ACC Liverpool venue in Liverpool, UK with a formal welcome and a general report presented by Prof Melanie Newport, co-director of the Unit and Professor of Infectious Diseases and Global Health at Brighton and Sussex Medical School (BSMS). The meeting was attended by PhD students, collaborators and institutional partners including the Mycetoma Research Centre (MRC) among other institutions from Ethiopia, Rwanda, UK and USA.

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