The 2nd Congress of

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International Society of Pediatric Respiratory Diseases

The Only Global Congress Focused on Pediatric Respiratory Diseases



Sandra Kwarteng Owusu

Sandra Kwarteng Owusu is a Pediatric Pulmonologist and a Senior Lecturer at the Department of Child Health, School of Medical Sciences at the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology in Kumasi Ghana. She is also a Senior Specialist at Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital (KATH) in Kumasi. Sandra established the first Pediatric Pulmonology service at the (KATH) after her training in Cape Town South Africa. She has established a multi-disciplinary pediatric respiratory team.

Her research work is focused on lung health conditions in childhood such as; asthma, pneumonia, tuberculosis, HIV, and sickle cell disease. She also works on air pollution and its impact on lung health. Sandra is an ordinary executive member of the Pan African Thoracic Society and a member of the Ghana Thoracic Society. She worked closely with the society to develop the National Asthma Guideline for Ghana. She is collaborating with the Pan African Thoracic Society in the ongoing multicenter study- Chronic Respiratory Disease Observatory (CHEST AFRICA study)