The 1st edition of the Africa Region Biomedical Engineering and Health Technology Conference is being held in Nairobi, Kenya, from the 6th to the 8th of September of 2023. This was organised by AMEK Kenya, supported by the IFMBE Africa Biomedical Engineering working group.

The event, which is being attended by delegates from all over the world, focuses on the importance of biomedical engineering and healthcare technology in addressing various healthcare and global challenges, including studies on COVID-19 aftermath, digital innovation, and healthcare infrastructure.

IFMBE’s President presented on ‘The role of IFMBE in the development of Biomedical Engineering in Africa

The Chair of the Council of Societies highlighted the process of collaboration between IFMBE and the African societies that made this event possible and paved the street for the next events