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The Mycetoma Research Gaps Seminar

Thursday, 13th July 2017, The Ministry of Higher Education & Scientific Research, The Grand Hall.

The Mycetoma Research Centre, University of Khartoum, WHO Collaborating Centre on Mycetoma had conducted a seminar on the Mycetoma Research Gaps on Thursday, 13th July 2017 at The Ministry of Higher Education & Scientific Research The Grand Hall.

The objectives of the seminar were to share ideas on the mycetoma current research status, to discuss the Mycetoma research gaps and to plan the way forwards to bridges these gaps.

The seminar was well attended by different mycetoma and other neglected tropical diseases experts, clinicians, scientists, social scientists and post-gradates students.

The different aspects of mycetoma were carefully addressed and discussed objectively. The gaps in mycetoma research were clearly identified and discussed truthfully. A plan for future collaboration between the different research group was agreed upon, and a consortium on mycetoma was formed. The recommendations of the seminar were published and posted the  Mycetoma Research Centre website Read more