African Association for Health Professions Education and Research builds on the
Medical Education Partnership Initiative (MEPI) and the
Nursing Education Partnership Initiative (NEPI). The Association will serve as an interprofessional leadership and convening organization to network health professional educators and researchers across Africa to jointly develop, disseminate and/or share best practices, innovations, curricula and policy, and to engage in joint activities that will increase the quantity, quality and retention of African health professionals to improve health and to address the crisis in HIV/AIDS and its comorbidities on the continent.
African Association for Health Professions Education and Research
Makerere University College of Health Sciences
with University of Ibadan, University of KwaZulu-Natal and Stellenbosch University
Principal investigators: Drs. Nelson K. Sewankambo, Prisca Adejumo, Jean Bisimwa Nachega and Fatima Suleman
Flora N. Katz, Ph.D.
Director, Division of International Training and Research
Fogarty International Center
National Institutes of Health
Building 31, B2C39
31 Center Drive MSC 2220
Bethesda, MD 20892-2220 USA
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