The (Sub-Sahara African Network) SUSAN, is a network of national biometric groups of the Sub-Saharan Africa countries who are members of the International Biometric Society. The network promotes the advancement of life sciences through development, application and dissemination of effective mathematical and statistical methods to its members and collaborating partners. This includes applications in agriculture, medical and health research, infectious diseases, environment and ecology, climate, and other applied sciences such as the areas of statistical genetics and bioinformatics.

The following individuals were named to the SUSAN Executive in October, 2019:

Agnes Kiragga – SUSAN coordinator (Ugandan region)

Henry Kissinger Ochieng – SUSAN secretary (Kenyan region)

Tarylee Reddy – SUSAN treasurer (South African region)

More information will be available on the SUSAN network soon. Please check back for further updates and upcoming conferences, or visit the SUSAN Conference 2019 website.