5TH ANNUAL BIOLOGICAL SAFETY
CONFERENCE/AGM 2022

This year conference of The Nigerian Biological Safety Association (NiBSA) is designed exclusively hybrid to showcase international biosafety/ biosecurity experts, Legislators, Emergency /disaster response managers/ Professionals , Health Economists, Media experts, Non-Governmental Organizations, Academia, Scholars and Human Resource Managers.
This conference aims at generating a medium of exchange of experiences on various current Biosafety and biosecurity issues of concern at the global, regional, national and technical level.
Topics of discussion ranges from culture of biorisk in Africa, strengthening laboratory response to pandemic, responsibility of legislators in combating future pandemic, managing economy post pandemic.
This conference will create opportunity for networking and be updated with the current development on biosafety and biosecurity post pandemic in Africa. .

OBJECTIVES


1. To evaluate the culture of biosafety and biosecurity practices in Africa particularly in Nigeria.
2. To examine various ways strengthening laboratory response post pandemic.
3. To exploit the role of legislators in combating pandemic in Africa
4. To examine various tools to revive the economy post pandemic.

THEME

BUILDING SUSTAINABLE BIOSAFETY AND BIOSECURITY CAPACITY FOR EFFECTIVE RESPONSE AGAINST DISEASE OUTBREAK IN AFRICA.

SUB-THEMES

I. Instituting the Culture of Biosafety and Biosecurity in Africa: The Nigerian Experience
II. Post COVID-19 Pandemic: Strengthening Laboratory Response and Lessons Learnt
Ill. The Role of Legislature in Combating Pandemic In Africa Regions
IV. Key Strategies in Reviving a Developing Economy in Pandemic
V. Role of Media in Building Sustainable Response to Pre and Post Pandemic Outbreaks

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