Sub-Saharan Africa Consortium for Advanced Biostatistics training

Call for DELTAS Africa – Sub-Saharan Africa Consortium for Advanced Biostatistics (SSACAB) PhD fellowships in Biostatistics for 2017 Academic Year

The PhD scholarships are open to candidates with strong background in Statistics, Mathematics, Demography and any other quantitative fields, including competent candidates from the lab/health fields such as biomedical sciences, pharmacy, medicine who may benefit from a postgraduate course in biostatistics.

DELTAS Africa SSACAB PhD advert 24 January 2017…

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DELTAS Africa SSACAB Financial Reporting Workshop

The two day workshop will be held on 23-24th January 2017 at the Sunnyside Park Hotel, Johannesburg in South Africa. The aim is to familiarise finance managers from partner institutions with the reporting structures and grant conditions of AESA/Wellcome Trust. It builds on previous training conducted by AESA…

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International Biometrics Society (IBS) – SUSAN 2017 in Lilongwe, Malawi, 22-25 August 2017

The SSACAB consortium is fully supporting the Malawi chapter of IBS to host the Sub-Saharan Africa network (SUSAN) meeting in Lilongwe. Malawi, from 22nd to 25th August 2017.

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Development of modules for Biostatistics MSc

The African academic institutions are developing masters courses in biostatistics.  LSHTM has been requested to help in the development of modules for these courses, through the SSACAB consortium.  In the LSHTM grant, we have some (small) funds to support members of staff who would like to take on the development…

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Launch of SSACAB website at LSHTM

Welcome to our new website which describes the SSACAB consortium, including our objectives and the collaborating partners. Explore the site to find out more…

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