Past Webinars

PATS has held several webinars to provide information and updates to fellow healthcare professionals on COVID-19 and other respiratory diseases in Africa. Recordings of past webinars are available below and on PATS YouTube page. 

COVID-19 and Respiratory Disease: An African Perspective Session 1. 23 April 2020. Panelists: Dr Jeanette Dawa, Dr Obianuju Ozoh, Dr Jeremiah Chakaya, Prof Heather Zar, Prof Refiloe Masekela. Moderator: Dr Joseph Aluoch


COVID-19 and Respiratory Disease: An African Perspective Session 2. 5 May 2020. Panelists: Prof Heather Zar, Dr Felix Riunga and Dr Khama Rogo. Moderator: Dr Joseph Aluoch

The challenges of the COVID-19 Pandemic in Africa. 8 May 2020. Panelists: Prof Amsalu Bekele, Dr Bruce Kirenga, Dr Ivan Schewitz. Moderator: Dr Joseph Aluoch

Challenges of managing respiratory disease in Covid-19 pandemic in Africa. 19 May 2020. Panelists: Prof Charles Feldman; Prof Guy Richards; Dr Frank Njenga. Moderator: Dr Joseph Aluoch.

Challenges of Managing Respiratory Disease in COVID-19 pandemic in Africa - Part 2. 28 May 2020. Panelists: Dr Joseph Aluoch; Prof. Gregory Erhabor; Dr. Tola Bayissa; Dr. Christine Karanja Chege.

ATS and the PATS Joint Webinar: Global Perspectives on COVID-19. 4 June 2020. Panelists: Loice Achieng, MD; Gabriel C. Lockhart, MD; Refiloe Masekela, MD, PhD; Obianuju Ozoh, MD. Moderators: David Lewinsohn, MD, PhD; Samya Nasr, MB BCh; Richard van Zyl-Smit, PhD

Pneumonia and the COVID-19 Pandemic in Africa. 11 November 2020. Panelists: Dr. Joseph Aluoch; Prof. Heather Zar; Dr. Amsalu Binegdie; Dr. Jeremiah Chakaya Muhwa.

Update on Diagnosis of Respiratory Infections. 24 November 2020. Panelists: Dr. Joseph Aluoch; Dr. Bertrand Mbatchou; Dr. Omolemo Kitchin; Dr. Kiplangat Sigei.