2nd Global Summit on HIV/AIDS, Traditional Medicine &
Indigenous Knowledge, 03/08
Africa First, LLC of Minnesota, USA, in association with and support of the Ghana
Ministry of Health, the World Health Organization, UNAIDS Ghana Office, Ghana AIDS
Commission and Esperanza Medicines Foundation, is pleased to invite all the citizens of
the world, especially, health policy makers, indigenous peoples, health institutions,
scientists, orthodox medical practitioners, nurses, medical schools, medical associations,
natural health physicians, chiropractors, acupuncturists, psychologists, homeopathic
practitioners, traditional health practitioners, botanists, foundations, hospitals,
pharmaceutical and bio-technological companies, civil society organizations, faith-based
organizations, legal practitioners, law schools, environmentalists, HIV-Caregivers,
students, people living with HIV/AIDS and other chronic diseases, to the 2nd Global Summit
on HIV/AIDS, Traditional Medicine & Indigenous Knowledge in Accra, Republic of Ghana,
from Monday, March 10, 2008 to Friday, March 14, 2008.
The specific objective of the conference, among others, is to identify traditional medicines and practices used in the prevention and management of HIV/AIDS, malaria, tuberculosis, cancer, sickle cell, anaemia, diabetes, heart disease, hypertension, stroke and mental disorders, for further evaluation of safety, efficacy and quality standards.
The conference provides post-conference volunteering opportunities in hospitals, guided field trips with seminars, designed to enhance participants' academic, professional and cultural experiences in the African community settings.
Registration for attendance, has by popular request, been extended through January 15, 2008.
Additional details can be found at:
J.William Danquah, President/CEO
Africa First, LLC
517 Asbury Street #11
Saint Paul, MN 55104
Tel: +1 651 646 4721
Fax: +1 651 644 3235
Page Editor: Ali B. Ali-Dinar, Ph.D.