Organizing Committee Members Series of - Nursing Education Conferences
College of Medicine, King Fahad Medical City
Prof. in Biostatistics in the College of Medicine, King Fahad Medical City. Prof. Bahnassy has a vast experience in both teaching and research. He is teaching Biostatistics, Research Methodology, Advanced Epidemiology and Evidence Based medicine. He has more than 150 published manuscripts in many refereesâ€™ journals. He is a statistical editor in many journals including WHO. He supervised more than 100 PhD, Master and fellowship thesis. He is conducting and participating in more than workshop yearly in both national and international levels
Ahmed Bahnassy(Research Area)
Professor/Chairperson of the Research Ethics
University of South Arica
Azwihangwisi Helen Mavhandu-Mudzusi(Biography)
Professor Azwihangwisi Mavhandu-Mudzusi is a professor in the department of health studies at the University of South Africa (Unisa), and the chairperson of the Research Ethics Review Committee of Unisaâ€™s College of Human Sciences. She has a PhD in public administration from the University of Venda. Mavhandu-Mudzusiâ€™s main research objectives focus on reducing the number of new HIV infections, and improving the quality of life of people living with HIV in rural universities. Integral to these objectives is the work that she does in advocating for the rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, intersex and queer (LGBTIQ) students. She has developed an advocacy, care and support model for these students, and a management model for staff and students living with HIV. The implementation of these models has assisted in economically empowering both women living with HIV, and homosexual and gender nonconforming women in the changing world of the workplace. She has a NRF C3 rating and is the author of 29 peer-reviewed publications, a book chapter and 23 peer-reviewed conference papers. She is involved in a multi-country and multi-university project on destabilising heteronormativity in Southern African Development Community institutions of higher education. She is the principal investigator in a collaborative cross-national research project with the University of LiÃ¨ge and Alliant International University on the attitudes of heterosexual university students towards same-sex marriage and parenting. Mavhandu-Mudzusi has successfully supervised three PhD and 15 masterâ€™s students, and is currently supervising 10 PhD and 10 masterâ€™s students at Unisa, in addition to mentoring two doctoral students in the New Generation of Academicsâ€™ Programme, one at Sefako Makgatho University and the other at the University of Limpopo. A professional nurse, registered with the South African Nursing Council, Mavhandu-Mudzusi is an MAC AIDS Fund Leadership Initiative Fellow. She is the guest editor for two journals, as well as a reviewer for several international and local journals and conferences.
Azwihangwisi Helen Mavhandu-Mudzusi(Research Area)
Public Administration, Healthcare
Executive Director of Nursing affairs
Security Forces Hospital Program Makka
Bassem Salah Saleh has completed his PhD Health Care Administration at the age of 46 years from Bellevue. USA. Completed Master Degree Health Care administration 2005 from Bellevue University. USA. Completed BS in Nursing 1991 Clarkson College. USA. He is the Executive Director of Nursing Affair at Security Forces Hospital Makka. Saudi Arabia. He has published more than 5 papers in reputed journals and has been serving as an editorial board member of 2 journals.
Bassem Saleh(Research Area)
Health Care Administration, Nursing
Vice Chair of the Nursing Council of Kenya/Professor
University of Nairobi
Anna Kagure Karani(Biography)
Prof Karani is a Professor of Nursing & Nursing Education at University of Nairobi since 2008. She obtained her doctorate in 2002 from University of Nairobi. She has a wide experience in clinical work in hospital and in community work as well as extensive experience in teaching and research work. She has more than 50 publications in peer reviewed journals and books. Prof. Karani has received several awards for promoting community work and nursing education. These awards include: Queen of England award of Officer (sister) Order of St John of Jerusalem, Day Star & KEMRI (2013); the Head of State Commendation (HSC) which she was awarded during the 40th celebration of Independence on 12th December 2003; the Wharton Fellows Program in Management for Nurse Executives by Johnson & Johnson awarded in 2008;Long service award for IRB KEMRI 2013; Recognition Award for Dedication & Excellence for providing training on HIV/AIDS by Marquette University, School of Nursing in 2003; International Council of Nurses Certificate for Continuing Education in 1999; gold medal for services at the 4th All Africa Games in 2009; and Recognition of Commitment, Diligence and Long Service by National Nurses of Kenya in 2009â€™ among others. She is currently the Chief Nursing Officer for St. John Ambulance Kenya, the Vice Chair of the Nursing Council of Kenya, Lead Trainer for Leadership For Change for International Council of Nurses (ICN) Kenya. She is a member of both Kenyatta National Hospital/University of Nairobi and the KEMRI, ERC. She also serves as the Chief Editor of the Kenya Nursing Journal. She was the coordinator post-graduate programs and head of Education/ Administration School of Nursing Sciences University of Nairobi. Prof Karani is an external examiner to nursing programs in the region and has initiated some collaboration with local, regional and international nursing programs.
Anna Kagure Karani(Research Area)
Chitwan Medical College - College of Nursing, Nepal
Dr.Siddeshwar Angadi is a Vice Principal-College of Nursing and CMC Director Nursing Education Unit (HPERC).His current position is Associate professor at Chitwan Medical College (CMC), since 2011, he conduct theoretical classes for bachelor and master nursing students covering wide range of nursing topics to mention few; nursing education, nursing research, adult health nursing and medical surgical nursing, supervise the students in clinical postings and also mentored the research thesis of bachelor and master nursing students. Considering his sincere and dedicated performance, He later promoted as Program Coordinator for Master Nursing program.
Siddeshwar Angadi(Research Area)
Nursing Education, Nursing Research,Medical Surgical Nursing