Friday, December 14 / 10:45 AM - 12:45 PM   •   Twiga

Session 91:
Epidemiological transition: dual burden of communicable and non-communicable diseases

Chair: Michel Garenne, Institut Pasteur
Discussant: Paula Griffiths, Loughborough University

  1. Epidemiological transition and the double burden of disease in Accra, GhanaSamuel Agyei-Mensah, University of Ghana ; Ama de-Graft Aikins, University of Cambridge

  2. Morbidity in India: Is the Country Facing the Dual Burden of Communicable and Non communicable Diseases?Soumitra Ghosh, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS)

  3. Epidemiological transition in MoroccoImane Jroundi, Faculté de Médecine et de Pharmacie de Rabat

  4. Profile and high prevalence of cardiovascular risk factors in an urban black African populationK Tibazarwa, University of the Witwatersrand ; L Ntyinyane, University of the Witwatersrand ; K Sliwa, University of the Witwatersrand ; T Gerntholtz, University of the Witwatersrand ; D Wilkinson, University of Queensland ; Simon Stewart, Baker Heart Research Institute

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