Fourth WAKA HPV Symposium

Vereeniging, Riviera on Vaal, Gauteng, South Africa
22nd till 24th of September 2016

A three-day workshop was organized in Vereeniging, Gauteng, South Africa for the WAKA HPV AFRICA network members, invited delegates. 25 participants of 7 countries participated. After a workshop on practicalities on quality assurance and quality control we joined half a day the SASGO-meeting. Afterwards our PhD students from each participating country presented data to be shown on the next HPV world congress. A lot of practical issues were discussed on cervical cancer research and lab based research in Low Income Countries and academic capacity building.