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Monthly Archives: July 2016

FIESTA CONFERENCE OUTCOMES

If you are like me, you are probably beginning to ask questions such as: “Is the annual FIESTA beneficial to Ghanaian physicians? Aren’t we wasting precious time and money?” Well, I have got some good news for you! To answer these questions and others, APM has commissioned Linda Caples, an independent researcher and educator at the CME Office of Wisconsin Medical School, to conduct a longitudinal study to assess the impact of FIESTA on physicians’ knowledge, attitude, and practice of Ghanaian doctors. Continue reading

Lewis Roberts trip to Ghana in February

On February 19th, President Roberts spoke to the Department of Surgery of Korle Bu Teaching Hospital, Accra, Ghana and repeated the same talk on the 26th with the staff of the Police Hospital in Accra. The topic, “The State of the Art in the Surveillance, Diagnosis and Management of Liver Cancer” gene rated an audience of approximately 40-50 physicians, nurses and other health care personnel. Continue reading