On the 7th WAKA symposium at Antwerp university three PhD candidates from the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), Burundi and Kenya successfully defended their thesis. Dr Omenge Orang’o from Moi university, Eldoret, Kenya, a founding member of ETiCCS, defended his thesis ‘Novel technologies in cervicasl cancer screeing and treatment. Going beyond VIA and crotherapy in Kenya’
The workshop also reviewed the past activities of the European-African academic collaborations in Sub-Saharan Africa on Cervical Cancer Control (CDE-GKC-Aud) and discussed and brainstormed on the way forward. Participants engaged in an inspiring and creative talk.