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College of Health Science

KWAMA Nkrumah university of Science and Technology

In partnership with Stellenbosch University and the African network for evidence – to – action in disability (AFRINEAD)


5th Afrinead Conference

Theme “Disability and Inclusion in Africa; the role of Assistive Technology’

Venue – Saarah Mensah Auditorium – KNUST Business School

Date 7-9th August 2017

 Call for abstracts

  1. All abstracts should be structured as follows;
  2. Title and Authors
  3. Background
  4. Aim(s) and Objective(s)
  5. Methods
  6. Results
  7. Conclusion and recommendation
  8. Must not exceed 300 words with a font size of 12 and line spacing of 1.5
  9. Deadline for submission of abstract is 31st May 2017
  10. All abstracts should be submitted electronically to these emails –

NOTE Accepted abstracts will be considered for publication in the special edition of the African Journal on Disability.

Accredited CPD

  1. Allied health Profession Council for 5 credits
  2. Medical and Dental council Ghana 5 Credits


Early bird registration = US$ 300.00 on or before 30th June 2017

Late registration = US$ 350.00 – 1st – 15th July 2017

Ghanaian students registration = GHc 200.00

Registration at the conference = US$ 400.00


 Participants can arrange for accommodation with the list of hotels on this site.

Contact for more information and assistance in Ghana

 Dr Anthony Edusei +233 (0) 24 470 9627

Mr Enoch Achampong +233 (0) 26 16 0349

Assistance in South Africa – Hillary Lane +27 (0) 21 938 9090



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