Africa PD Chapter

Mission Statement: Our mission is to encourage and support the growth of acute and chronic peritoneal dialysis in adults and children in Africa, through education, training and research. Special emphasis is on promotion of peritoneal dialysis for acute kidney injury in under-resourced areas of Africa.

ISPD Africa Chapter Composition

Co-Chair: Sampson Antwi (Ghana)

Co-Chair: Abdou Niang (Senegal)

Committee: Gloria Ashuntantang (Cameroun), Helder Tavares (Cape Verde), Francois Kaze (Central Africa), Salah Naga (Egypt), Yewondwossen M. Tadesse (Ethiopia), Victoria Adabayeri (Ghana), Loubna Benamar (Morocco), Kenza Soulami (Morocco), Aliyu Abdu (Nigeria), Chris Esezobor (Nigeria), Mignon Mc Culloch (South Africa), Sarala Naicker (South Africa), Hasan AbuAisha (Sudan), Rashid Ellidir (Sudan), Faical Jarraya (Tunisia), Safaa Medani (Sudan), Francis Frederick Furia (Tanzania),  Taieb Ben Abdallah (Tunisia)

Upcoming PD activities in Africa: 

  • 15 March 2017 – PD Workshop in conjunction with the Africa PD Chapter of ISPD/APNA/AFRAN – Yaounde, Cameroon