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Ghana Science Association (GSA) Kumasi Branch in collaboration with College of Science (CoS), College of Health Sciences (CHS) and College of Agriculture and Natural Resources (CANR), KNUST is organizing

GSA Webinar 2021 (10th Research Seminar and Poster Presentations on the theme:

COVID-19 Pandemic: Scientific Updates and The Way Forward.

Date:  Tuesday 27th and Wednesday 28th April 2021.

Time: 10:30 to 12:30 GMT each day

Venue: Virtual Link:

Chairman: Prof. Leonard K. Amekudzi (Provost-CoS, KNUST)

Special Guest of Honour: Prof. (Mrs.) Rita Akosua Dickson (Vice-Chancellor, KNUST)

Special Guests: Prof. Ellis Owusu-Dabo (Pro Vice-Chancellor, KNUST ), Prof. Ben. B.K. Banful (Provost-CANR), Prof. Christian Agyare (Provost-CHS) & Prof. Mark Adom-Asamoah (Provost-CoE).


Keynote Speaker

Vaccines: Pharmaceutical and non-pharmaceutical measures

Dr. Kwame Sarpong Asiedu, Fellow CDD

Herbal Medicines against COVID-19: Are we there yet?

Prof. Mohamed Mutocheluh, CHS-KNUST

Agriculture, Food and Nutrition Security


Prof. (Mrs.) Victoria Attoh-Kotoku, CANR-KNUST

Engineering/Technological Pathways


Dr. Laud Anthony Basing, Incas Diagnostics-Kumasi

Prof. Mark Adom-Asamoah, CoE-KNUST

Socioeconomic responses to COVID-19


Dr. Gideon Boako, Office of The Vice President of Ghana

  • There will be presentations on each sub-theme by keynote speakers, as well as other presentations by contributors/stakeholders/scientists/students.
  • Prize awards for various categories: Best - Departments (3), Authors (3), Oral Presenters (3) and Poster Presenters (5).
  • All abstracts should be sent to

Proud Sponsors: KNUST, CoS, CANR, CHS, CoE, ABN, Nasbiplus Company Ltd, The Multimedia Group, Media General.


We look forward to a special and rewarding/fulfilling webinar.

Thank you

GSA President (Kumasi Branch): Dr. Jacob K. Agbenorhevi (0208954223)

 LOC Chairperson: Dr. (Mrs.) Augustina A. Sylverken (0244214625)

Organizing Committee

Ghana Science Association –Kumasi Branch