The University of Zimbabwe (UZ) Acting Vice Chancellor, Prof Paul Mapfumo handed over Diplomas in Strategic Management and Leadership to 27 Graduands at Southern African Regional Police Chiefs Cooperation Organization (SARPCCO) Centre of Excellence in Harare on Thursday 29 November 2018.
From Left to Right: SARPCCO Chairperson and Inspector General of Police, Zambia Police Service, Mr Kakoma Kanganja, The Commissioner General of the Zimbabwe Republic Police (ZRP), Comrade Tandabantu Godwin Matanga, The Interim Principal, Senior Assistant Commissioner Wonder Tembo and UZ Acting Vice Chancellor, Prof Paul Mapfumo singing the National Anthem of Zimbabwe.
The graduands were drawn from Namibia, Malawi, The Kingdom of eSwatini, South Africa and Zimbabwe. The SARPCCO Chairperson and Inspector General of Police, Zambia Police Service, Mr Kakoma Kanganja was the Guest of Honour at the event. The Commissioner General of the Zimbabwe Republic Police (ZRP), Comrade Tandabantu Godwin Matanga was also amongst the dignitaries at the ceremony.
UZ Acting Vice Chancellor, Prof Paul Mapfumo presenting the Diploma to Senior Assistant Commissioner of the Royal ESwaini Police Service, Mrs Wendy Velephi, while ZRP Commissioner General, Comrade Tandabantu Godwin Matanga looks on.
DEPARTMENT OF CHEMICAL PATHOLOGY
ZIMBABWE ASSOCIATION OF CLINICAL BIOCHEMISTY (ZACB)
PRESENTS A GUEST LECTURE
Prof. Dr TOMRIS OZBEN
20th of November 2018
University of Zimbabwe College of Health Sciences Lecture Theatre 2, New Health Science Building
“Current Applications and Future Developments in Liquid Profiling in Cancer Diagnostics”
Prof. Dr TOMRIS OZBEN
Prof. Tomris Ozben, is a full professor at the Dept. of Clinical Chemistry, Faculty of Medicine, Akdeniz University, Antalya, Turkey.
Over her tenure at Akdeniz University, she has been the Founding Director of Central Laboratory, Vice Rector and Chair of Dept of Clinical Biochemistry. She has been the Chair or Member in many Scientific Organizations, Societies, and Committees such as IFCC, FEBS, FESCC and BCLF. She is the treasurer of IFCC since 2015. In 2003, she received the “Outstanding Service” award and 2006 “Science” award of Akdeniz University. In 2002, she received AACC Van Slyke Society and in 2005 AACC TDM/Toxicology Division awards. In 2016, she received “Distinguished Abstract for Scientific Excellence” award of AACC’s National Academy of Clinical Biochemistry (NACB). She has been the Editorial Board member of several Scientific Journals. She took part in the organization of several international congresses, conferences, courses and workshops such as WorldLab, EuroMedLab, IFCC General Conference, FEBS-IUBMB Advanced Courses and Workshops. She has published over 160 papers; 14 book chapters; edited 4 books published by international publishers and invited to speak at more than 200 international conferences.