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Royal Society Africa Prize Seminar 2018

Prize lecture

Location

The Royal Society, London, 6-9 Carlton House Terrace, London, SW1Y 5AG

Overview

Royal Society Africa Prize Seminar 2018 with Dr Dorothy Yeboah-Manu

The Royal Society

The Royal Society Africa Prize recognises research scientists based in Africa who are making an innovative contribution to the biological sciences, including basic medical science, which contributes significantly to capacity building in Africa.

The Royal Society Africa Prize 2018 is awarded to Dr Dorothy Yeboah-Manu for her contributions and innovative approaches to understanding Mycobacterium ulcerans and Mycobacterium africanum, combining microbiology, genetic studies and epidemiology in the areas of her work.

This afternoon seminar, held as part of the Prize, will celebrate Dr Yeboah-Manu’s work and explored related research. The seminar will be chaired by Sir Brian Greenwood CBE FMedSci FRS, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine. 

Attending this event

There are a limited number of places, and as such, this event is intended for researchers in relevant fields. This event is free to attend, but advance registration is essential. Contact the events team with your name, organisation and brief paragraph on why you wish to attend to request an invitation to register.

For all enquiries please contact the Events team.

Royal Society Africa Prize Seminar 2018

Royal Society Africa Prize Seminar 2018 with Dr Dorothy Yeboah-Manu

The Royal Society, London 6-9 Carlton House Terrace London SW1Y 5AG UK