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Committee

 

The Elected SONA Committee Members Includes:


Secretary-General: 2017 - 2021
Professor Amadi O. Ihunwo
School of Anatomical Sciences, Faculty of Health Sciences,University of the Witwatersrand,7 York Road, Parktown, 2193, Johannesburg,
South Africa.
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Assistant Secretary-General: 2017 – 2019
Associate Professor Musa Mabandla
School of Laboratory of Medicine and Medical Sciences University Kwa-Zulu Natal,
South Africa.
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Treasurer: 2017 – 2021
Professor Sadiq Yusuf
St Augustine International University, Kampala,
Uganda.
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Regional Secretaries

East Africa (13 Countries): Burundi, Comoros, Djibouti, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Kenya, Rwanda, Seychelles, Somalia, Sudan, South Sudan, Tanzania, Uganda
Dr Noeline Nakasujja
Department of Psychiatry College of Health Sciences, Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda.
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West Africa (15 Countries): Benin, Burkina Faso, Cape Verde, Côte d’Ivoire, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Liberia, Mali, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Togo
Dr Victor Oyewole
University of Ilorin, Nigeria
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North Africa (6 Countries): Algeria, Egypt, Libya, Mauritania, Morocco, Tunisia
Dr Khalid El Allali
Comparative Anatomy Unit, Hassan II Agronomy and Veterinary Institute, Rabat Institute,
Rabat, Morocco.
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Southern Africa (12 countries): Angola, Botswana, Lesotho, Malawi, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, São Tomé & Príncipe, South Africa, Swaziland, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Dr Lihle Qulu
Department of Physiology, School of Laboratory of Medicine and Medical Sciences, University of KwaZulu-Natal, Durban, 4001, South Africa.
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Central Africa (8 Countries): Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Congo, Democratic Republic of Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Madagascar
Dr David Fotsing
Department of Biological Science, Faculty of Science, University of Bamenda, Cameroun.
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Governing Council Post
Chairperson (President): No Nomination

 

Representatives of the Corporate Member organizations: Confirmed Presidents/Representative of Societies at Country/regional levels (subject to payment of the corporate membership dues of $100)

Professor Danjuma Nuhu MOHAMMED. President, Neuroscience Society of Nigeria (NSN).
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Dr Fleur HOWELLS. President, Southern African Neuroscience Society (SANS)
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Professor Nilesh PATEL. Kenya Neuroscience Society (KNS)
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Four members nominated from the general membership of SONA

Dr Patrick AMOATENG - Ghana
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Dr James MWANZA - Zambia
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Dr Wael MOHAMMED - Egypt
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Mr Mosab Ali AWADELKAREEM - Sudan
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One IBRO representative; member-at-large or a liaison officer
Current Chair, IBRO-ARC Professor Pierre LUABEYA
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Two members at large drawn from the Supporting and/or Honorary members

Professor Michael ZIGMOND
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Professor Janis WEEKS
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News

2017 ISM Codes for SONA
SONA Newsletter July 20
SFN Meeting 2016
sona2017 Call for Sympo
sona 2017
12th International Conf

12th International Conference on Brain Energy Metabolism (ICBEM)"Energy Metabolism and Neuron-Glia Interactions in Brain: from Molecular Mechanisms to Novel Therapeutic Approaches”

IBRO/ARC Busaries 2016
SONA Newsletter Vol 2 I
Letter IBRO-ARC plans

A letter from Sten Grillner, IBRO Secretary General, and Pierre Luabeya, IBRO Africa Regional Committee Chair, regarding IBRO-ARC 2016. The letter provides information regarding the IBRO-ARC plans for training in neuroscience and support in development of African Neuroscience.

Scholarships and Financ

Scholarships, grants, bursaries, fellowships, financial awards, loans and many support options for international students who wish to study on a UK course

 

 

IBRO ARC Event Funding
SONA Newsletter Vol 2 i
Call for hosting next S
The University of Cape

The University of Cape Town is now offering a sub-specialty in Addiction Psychiatry. This is a 2 year program, open to psychiatrists and clinical psychologists, of which at least one year should be spent on site on Cape Town. See: http://www.health.uct.ac.za/fhs/departments/psychiatry/teaching/courses


SONA Newsletter Vol 1,

Recent and Upcoming Neuroscience Events in Africa