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Edna Adan University is hosting a three-day Brain Awareness Advocacy Conference in collaboration with International Brain Research Organization (IBRO)

Conference Dates
28-30 January, 2017
Hargeisa, Somaliland


A healthy Brain for a healthy nation and its development in Somaliland

Abstract Format and Submission Guidelines:

  • The abstract should address the conference theme and is
    expected to be presented by one of the authors.
  • The abstract must be submitted by email in Word document format (.doc, .docx).
  • Submission deadline is 20 December, 2016.

Abstracts will be selected by panel of experts.
Notification of selection status will be concluded by 1 January, 2017.

Contents of the Abstract

Title, author name(s), institution name(s), presenter name (if different), address of presenter, telephone number, email address, abstract contents, background, objective, method, result, conclusion, and recommendation. Maximum 500 words.

Focus Areas

Brain injury & hypoxia


Substance abuse in Somaliland & beyond

Any mental disorders

Mental health services in Somaliland

Cognitive disability

Temesgen Sidamo Summoro

Email: summoro.sidamo2015@gmail.com

Mobile: +252 633 810 951


Fikru Debebe Moekonnen

Email: debebefikru@yahoo.com

Mobile: +252 634 862 672