The Event

Africa Women’s Health Summit 2019 co-hosted with Africa Healthcare Extension Summit 2019 is designed to provide a comprehensive and innovative overview of the latest developments in the field of women’s health. The strategic conference covers the latest advancements in the field of Oncology, Gynecology, Reproductive Health, Neuroscience, Diabetes & Endocrinology and Pathology.

Under the scientific supervision of Committee, the conference will feature a highly interactive, stimulating and multidisciplinary program and will provide the ideal forum to stimulate ideas, share expertise, initiate intense discussions and extend networking opportunities.

The Summit is under the patronage and supervision of Ministries of Health Zambia, Malawi, Lesotho and Zimbabwe. The global summit brings together global leaders & Medial professional under once single platform.


  • Major challenges affecting women’s health & global initiativesto augment women healthcare space
  • Current trends in the treatment of polycystic ovary syndrome
  • Endometrial injury to overcome recurrent embryo implantationfailure
  • The Oral Health of Pregnant Women as A New Potential RiskFactor for Prematurity
  • Femtech - Innovating Traditional Women’s Healthcare
  • Adverse maternal and neonatal outcomes in pregnant womenwith reproductive disorders
  • Pharmaceutical advancements in the Women’s Healthcare space
  • Women's Health Initiative (WHI) differences in menopausalhormone therapy (MHT) initiation and continuation and their correlation
  • Specific symptoms related to menopausal changes & availabletreatment options for menopausal women


  • The global women’s health market is projected to be worth over $51B by 2025, anddrug companies may play a crucial part in getting it there.
  • A total of 189,000 of the 358,000 maternal deaths that occur every year worldwide stilltake place in Africa.
  • In the past three years, an estimated $1 billion has been poured into women’s healthtechnology and the “femtech” market is expected to be worth more than $50 billionby 2025.
  • Each year, about 50 million women are infected with one of four major curable STIs.
  • Top diseases affecting women - HIV/AIDS, Maternal health, Tuberculosis, Injuries,Cervical cancer.
  • African domestic healthcare market has grown from 65 Billion USD to 115 Billion USDannually.
  • African continent comprises of 4,908 public sector hospitals and is projected toincrease to 7000public sector hospitals by 2030 with major focus on women’s health.
  • As estimated by 2040, the world will spend $25 trillion every year on healthcare–150%increase since 2014.
  • According to the report, the global breast cancer drugs market was valued atapproximately USD 18.8 billion in 2018 and is expected to generate around USD 38.3billion by 2025, at a CAGR of around 10.55% between 2019 and 2025.

LISTEN TO THE Event Speakers

Dr. Jane Wakahe

Chief Executive Officer, She Chooses to Live Initiative

Elizabeth Gitau

Chief Executive Officer, Kenya Medical Association

Dr. Uma Nambiar

Former Technical Advisor, MOH Djibouti



Africa Women’s Health Summit announces Kenya Progressive Nurses Association as


Africa Women's Health Summit announces Kenya Medical Women's Association as