PROGRAM OF THE LUSTRUM

SYMPOSIUM PROGRAM
9.00 – 9.45 Arrivals and registration
9.45 – 10.00 Opening of the Symposium – Jelle Stekelenburg

Collaboration with Gondar (moderator: Thomas van den Akker)
10.00 – 10.15 Introduction – Myrrith Hulsbergen
10.15 – 10.45 The Centre for Maternal and Newborn Health, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicina
Emergency Obstetric and Newborn Care Training programma: impact and effectiveness – Charles
Ameh

10.45 – 11.15 COFFEE / TEA BREAK

11.15 – 11.30 Role of skills training on improving Maternal & Newborn Care: experience from
Ethiopia – Tigist Mamo
11.30 – 11.45 Research in Gondar – Marcus Rijken
11.45 – 12.00 Student projects – Marieke Meulenbeld / Linda Barry
12.00 – 12.30 Two year journey of collaboration between Gondar University and the Working Party –
Birhanu

12.30 – 13.00 Panel Discussion

13.00 – 14.00 LUNCH

Research projects and the Working Party (moderator: Mimosa Bruinooge)
14.00 – 14.15 Introduction of Jhpiego’s work by Young-Mi Kim or Linda Fogarty
14.15 – 14.35 Afghanistan Maternal and Newborn Health Quality of Care Assessment – Nasrat Ansari
14.35 – 14.55 Needs for optimizing midwifery workforce in Ethiopia – Tegbar Yigzaw

14.55 – 15.25 COFFEE / TEA BREAK

15.25 – 15.45 Insights on the current practices of associate clinician anesthetists in Ethiopia;
implications for education and regulation – Sharon Kibwana
15.45 – 16.05 Understanding job satisfaction among nurses in Ethiopia – Firew Ayalew

16.05 – 16.30 Panel Discussion

Introduction of the keynote speaker (Jelle Stekelenburg)
16.30 – 17.00 Keynote lecture by Harshad Shangvi (Jhpiego)

END OF SYMPOSIUM AND START OF EVENING PROGRAM

LUSTRUM PARTY PROGRAM
17.00 – 18.30 Drinks
18.30 – 20.00 Dinner
20.00 – 0.00 Party night!
The evening includes a Djembé workshop!