Plenary Speakers

Prof. Seni KOUANDA

Medical Epidemiologist

Medical epidemiologist, senior researcher and head of the public health department of “Institut de Recherche en Sciences de la Santé” (IRSS), professor of epidemiology and deputy director of “Institut Africain de santé publique”(IASP), EDCTP senior research fellow.

He has carried out research on various topics including HIV/AIDS, reproductive health, nutrition, infectious diseases, and health system research. His is widely published in peer review journals with more than 120 journal articles. He has conducted researches for many funders (EDCTP, UNICEF, WB, UNFPA, WHO, USAID, EU, IDRC) in the context of several West African countries.