About Frank

Frank Lule is the Medical Officer for HIV/AIDS treatment and Viral Hepatitis programme at the World Health Organization’s Regional Office for Africa based in Brazzaville, Congo. The programme is committed to responding to public health challenges of HIV/AIDS and viral hepatitis in all 47 Member States of the African Region. He coordinates the Organization’s response to viral hepatitis in the African Region. Dr Lule holds a Medical Degree from Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda and a Masters Degree in Community Health from Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland.

This speaker will be presenting at the following session(s)

  • Measuring access to medicines and reporting mechanisms

    Ballroom 3

    Day: 2 November

    Time: 12:00

    Chairs: Dr. Jose Gerard B. Belimac, Department of Health, Philippines and Dr. B. B. Rewari, World Health Organization


    • Patient-centered monitoring and case surveillance: an HIV example.
      Frank Lule, World Hepatitis Organization
    • Country experiences.
    • Implementation of the Federal Registry for Viral Hepatitis B, C and D in Russia: Dr. Vladimir Chulanov, Central Research Institute of Epidemiology, Moscow, Russia  Mongolia: Dr. Chinburen Jigjidsuren, Ministry of Health, Mongolia
    • Indicators to measure and report treatment coverage.
    • Yvan Hutin, World Health Organization
    • Q & A session.