East African Research in Progress, abstract submission now open!

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Date and time: 
Friday, 29 September 2017 (All day) to Sunday, 1 October 2017 (All day)

Please join us for our first East African research in progress meeting, which we hope will be the first of many. We encourage anyone with research in progress to come along to this event.  It will be a great opportunity to showcase your work, to get advice from some very experienced researchers and professionals, and have a chance to meet other researchers from the region, and beyond.

Venue: Kilimanjaro Christian Medical University College (KCMUC), Moshi, Tanzania 

Call for abstracts - abstract submission is now open!

Applicants are invited to compete for the opportunity to present their unpublished research on areas within tropical medicine and global health. 

RSTMH is particularly seeking abstracts from early career scientists and clinicians. Cash prizes will be awarded to the presenter of the best papers and the best posters. All prize-winners will be encouraged to submit a short communication for the RSTMH website, or for one of the RSTMH’s journals. 

The deadline for submitting abstracts is Monday 24 July midday GMT.  Please ensure that you read the guidelines for abstract submission. Click here to submit your abstract via the online submission screen.

Registration is now open!

Registration is now open and a draft programme is available to download for your information. We will continue to add to the programme over the coming the summer. 


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