Welcome to the Kabarak University International Conference on Trends and Opportunities in Addressing Global Health Challenges 2020

The School of Medicine and Health Sciences, and the School of Pharmacy Kabarak University, wish to call for research papers documenting novel and empirical works for presentation at Kabarak University International Conference on Trends and Opportunities in Addressing Global Health Challenges.

Conference Tracks

  1. Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR) as a Threat to Global Health.
  2. Innovations in Cancer Research & Immunotherapy.
  3. The Role of UHC in Reducing the Burden of NCDs & Infectious Diseases.
  4. Emerging & Re-emerging Diseases.
  5. The Role Biotechnology & Molecular Sciences in Addressing NCDs and  Infectious Diseases.
  6. The Role of Nutrition, Food Safety, Medical Education & Healthcare Technology.

Conference Objectives

  1. Enable researchers and scholars to share experiences and findings on translational and preventive healthcare
  2. Provide a platform for researchers, practitioners and educationist to discuss recent innovations, trends, and concerns in health care
  3. Provide an avenue for exchange of new ideas, practice and experience in healthcare
  4. To provide an opportunity for collaboration between academia and industry

Conference Submission Process

  1. Abstract submission and review
  2. Paper submission and review

Conference Outputs

  1. All accepted and presented papers will be published in an open-access conference proceedings to be made available as indicated in the conference timelines.
  2. Authors wishing to have their papers published in the Kabarak Journal of Research and Innovation will be required to pay a discounted rate of KES 3,000 (40% discount on normal publication fee).

Conference Timelines


Abstract Submission 15th July 2020
Full Paper Submission 31st July 2020
Paper Acceptance and Notification 31st August 2020
Registration Deadline 18th September 2020
Conference Dates 7th - 8th October
Proceedings Publication Date 27th November 2020;

Conference Registration Fees

Kabarak University Undergraduate
KES 1,000
Other Kenyan Participants  KES 3,000
International participants USD 50

Bank Details

USD Payments

Full Name of the Bank:         Standard Chartered Bank Kenya Limited
Address:                                P.O.Box 10-20100, Nakuru
Name of Account Holder:     Kabarak University
Account Number:                 0104094363701
Bank Branch:                        Nakuru
Branch/ Sort Code:               02009
Swift Code/BIC:                    SCBLKENXXXX

Kenya Shilling Payments

Trans National Bank             - 0040503005 Nakuru
Kenya Commercial Bank     - 1109663161 Nakuru
Equity Bank                          - 0310294445167
Mpesa Pay Bill No.              - 511480; use the company name for account number information.