Makerere University Lung Institute has prepared a special webinar for the Day of Lung Science Titled Early life origins of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) to be held on 22nd November 2023 at 3:00pm
The Day is premised on the fact that COPD is among the top chronic lung diseases with high physical, socioeconomic and psychological burden especially in LMICs. Without definitive treatment, primary prevention is extremely critical. In this lecture, we shall discuss the early life origins of COPD and highlight the approaches to prevention.
Moderator: Dr Patricia Alupo (Physician and Research Fellow), MLI
Presenters: Dr Rebecca Nantanda (Paediatrician and Research Scientist), MLI
Dr Ahmed Ddungu (Physician and Research Fellow), MLI