FIFTY (50) PARTICIPANTS OF 2019 CLASS OF POST GRADUATE PROGRAMME IN PAEDIATRIC NUTRITION (PGPN) GRADUATE IN GHANA
The PGPN, an educational initiative offered by
Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM) in partnership with MedInscribe and
supported by Nestlé Nutrition Institute has continued to add value globally and
further building the nutrition knowledge of Health Care Professionals.
The fourth edition of PGPN graduation for coastal
region (Ghana, Liberia and Sierra Leone) took place in Ghana on 13th
February 2020 at Fiesta Royale Hotel Ghana.
PGPN, online training delivered through
modules, keeping in view nutritional challenges and education needs of the
Health Care Professionals, offers a scientific platform with unique opportunity
for busy healthcare professionals. The graduation offered participants
opportunity for a face-to-face workshop with
BUSM faculty and local Key opinion leaders. The rating of the training by participants
in terms of its content and relevance to their practice is encouraging. The occasion was chaired by Prof. Agyeman
Badu-Akosa (Former Head-Ghana Health Service, Nutrition Advocate &
Consultant-Ghana Standards Authority), while Dr. Clifford Lo of BUSM and Dr
Gloria Otoo of University of Ghana were part of the resource. Certificate of
Completion was awarded to each of the participants.