Lead Thematic Presentations: S2-1 Thematic Area: Health Security and Substance Abuse Mitigation (including Pharmaceuticals/Traditional medicine Production)

Prof. Olive Mugenda /Chairperson KUTRRH and Former VC, Kenyatta University

Prof. Chite Asirwa, CEO ICI: The importance of cancer clinical trials in growth of innovative medications and improvement in survival for cancer patients in Kenya

Dr. Rosalind Nyawira, Director, National Counter Terrorism Centre: Countering Terrorists use of emerging technological advances for destructive purposes.

Prof. Elijah Songok, Director General, KEMRI: Communicating Health Research outcomes to intensify innovative solutions for societal challenges

Dr. Anthony Omerikwa, CEO NACADA: Strategies to reverse increasing rates of alcohol and drugs abuse in Kenya