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Intersection of HIV and COVID-19: Considerations for health care professionals

Webinar 1


Thursday, June 4, 2020
9:30–11:00am (WAT, Abuja time)


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About the webinar

This session will present a situation report of the COVID-19 pandemic in Nigeria and what we have learned to date, the relationship between HIV and COVID-19, critical components of risk communication and community engagement in the COVID-19 response, and standard infection prevention and control practices.


Prof. Kwasi Torpey, Associate Professor and Head of Department, Population, Family and Reproductive Health, University of Ghana
Dr. Hadiza Khamofu, Acting Country Director and Deputy Chief of Party — Technical, SIDHAS project, FHI 360
Dr. Sani Aliyu, Infectious diseases specialist and National Coordinator, Nigeria Presidential Taskforce on COVID-19
Dr. Edward Oladele, Senior Technical Advisor, HIV Programs Technical Support Division, Infectious Diseases and Health Systems, FHI 360
Dr. Omoniyi Amos Fadare, National Professional Officer, World Health Organization
Dr. Foyeke Oyedokun-Adebagbo, Social Behavior Change Program Manager, U.S. Agency for International Development
Dr. Ibrahim Dalhatu, Strategic Information Lead, U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Dr. Val Uche, Medical Affairs, Johnson & Johnson Global Public Health