Workshops

National EPI prototype curriculum induction workshop

Kenya Medical Training College (KMTC) and NESI/University of Antwerp are closely collaborating to improve the pre-service training in immunisation at nursing and midwifery training institutions in Kenya. With its network of 31 colleges across the country, KMTC is one of the leading health training institutions in Kenya, and is also the driving force advocating for updating EPI curricula at all pre-service nursing and midwifery training institutions in the country. 

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Last updated : 29 March, 2018

WHO/AFRO Regional capacity building workshop on the EPI/IMCI Interactive training and resource tool

The World Health Organization Regional Office for Africa (WHO/AFRO) and the Rwandan Ministry of Health hosted the Regional capacity building workshop on the Expanded Programme on Immunization/Integrated Management of Childhood Illness (EPI/IMCI) Interactive training and resource tool from 29 May – 2 June 2017 in Kigali, Rwanda. The tool was developed in collaboration between WHO/AFRO, NESI, and ITEM Interactive.

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Last updated : 29 March, 2018

Workshop to peer review the AFRO EPI prototype curricula and revised MLM modules and hand-outs

A workshop to peer review the AFRO EPI prototype curricula for medical and nursing/midwifery schools and the revised MLM modules and hand-outs, was organised by WHO/AFRO in Congo-Brazzaville from 7 to 15 April 2015.

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Last updated : 2 May, 2016

STAKEHOLDER CONSULTATION WORKSHOP: Developing Training Materials for In-Service Health Care Workers to Strengthen Delivery of Immunisation Services within the South African Expanded Programme on Immunisation

A two day national stakeholders meeting was organized by the South African Vaccination and Immunisation Centre (SAVIC)/University of Limpopo and the National Department of Health in Johannesburg, South Africa, on 15 and 16 July 2013.

The workshop aimed to reach consensus on the development of immunisation training materials to improve and strengthen knowledge of current immunisation practices of in-service health care workers (doctors, nurses and other health professionals) working within the South African Expanded Programme on Immunisation.

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Last updated : 4 December, 2013

Regional workshop to revise EPI prototype curricula for medical and nursing/midwifery schools

A regional workshop to revise the EPI prototype curricula for medical and nursing/midwifery schools in the African Region was organized by WHO/AFRO in collaboration with the Ministry of Health of Ivory Coast, GAVI Alliance, UNICEF, MCHIP/USAID, AMP and NESI/UA, in Grand-Bassam, Ivory Coast, from 13 to 17 May 2013.

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Last updated : 4 December, 2013

Strengthening teaching and learning of current immunisation practices within pre-service curricula of health professionals in South Africa

The national workshop on "Strengthening teaching and learning of current immunisation practices within pre-service curricula of health professionals in South Africa" was organised by the South African Vaccination and Immunisation Centre (SAVIC)/University of Limpopo and NESI/University of Antwerp, and was hosted in collaboration with the South African National Department of Health and WHO/AFRO, on 28-29 November 2012 in Johannesburg, South Africa.

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Last updated : 4 December, 2013