Validation Workshop of strategic plan of Hepatitis B

Following successful campaign of of the world hepatitis and world digestive health day the Sudanese society of Gastrointerology SSG , NCGLD and communicable & Non-communicable diseases control directorate (CNCDCD), started implementation of the summary and recommendations of the hepatitis workshop.
One of the strong recommendations of the workshop was the development of the National hepatitis strategic plan Together stake holders of the strategy. Headed by the National centre director engaged in several meetings to develop The National hepatitis strategic plan. The WHO appointed a National expert dr Tarig Abdalla to develop the strategy.



FMOH in Collaboration with WHO

Viral Hepatitis Strategic Plan 2019 – 2025 Technical Working Group

Validation Workshop of the Strategic Plan: Monday 1st – Tuesday 2nd April 2019

Police Club – Burri – Khartoum


First Day: 1/4/2019



8:30 am – 8:35 am


Mr. Khalid Bakhiet

8:35 am – 8:45 am

Speech of the head of the strategy development technical working group

Dr. AbdelmonemEltayeb

8:45 am – 9:00 am

Speech of the WHO Representative in Sudan

Dr. NaeemaElgasir

9:00 am – 9:15 am

Speech of FMOH Undersecretary

Professor/  Dr. Babikir Ahmed Jabir Kaballo

9:15 am – 9:25 am

Workshop objectives

Dr. Sara Azhari

9:25 am – 9:40 am

Reflections of participants on workshop objectives

Chairperson Dr. Siddig

9:40 am – 10:00 am

Epidemiology of viral hepatitis: what is it/ types/ How it is transmitted/ incubation period/ presentation/ diagnosis/ treatment/ complications/ prevention

Dr. Salma Barakat

10:00 am – 11:00 am

Overview of the global, regional and national viral hepatitis burden and health system response

Dr. TarigAbdallaAbdallrahim

11:00 am – 11:30 am

Coffee Break


11:30 am – 11:40 am

Viral hepatitis risk groups in Sudan

Dr. HalaAbulhassan

11:40 am – 12:00 noon

Reflections of participants on the first two sessions

Plenary discussion – Chairperson Dr. AbdelmonemEltayeb

12 noon – 1:00 pm

Group work on the Sudan viral hepatitis health system response analysis strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats (SWOT analysis)


1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Zuhr prayers and lunch


2:00 pm – 2:40 pm

Presentation of group work on SWOT analysis

Chairperson Dr. Mohammed Sidahmed

2:40 pm – 2:50 pm

Identified viral hepatitis control priority areas and interventions for Sudan

Dr. AtikaSwar

2:50 am – 3:20 am

The viral hepatitis strategy guiding principles, vision, mission, goal and strategic objectives

Dr. TarigAbdallaAbdallrahim

3:20 pm – 3:50 pm 

Coffee Break


3:50 pm – 4:40 pm

Plenary discussion

Chairperson Dr. SulimanAbdeljabbar/ Dr. Salma Barakat

4: 40 pm – 5:00 pm

Orientation of participants about the second day group work & distribution of participants to the groups & closure of first day

Dr. Sara Azhari



Second Day: 2/4/2019



8:30 am – 8:50 am

Recap about outcome of first day and introduction to the group work

Dr. Sara Azhari + Dr. Mohammed Sidahmed

8:50 am – 10:20 am

Group work session

General facilitators Dr. TarigAbdalla/ Dr. Mohammed Sidahmed/ Dr. Sara Azhari

10:20 am – 10:50 am

Coffee Break


10:50 am – 12:00 noon

Continue group work session


12:00 noon – 1:00 pm

Group presentations and feedback from participants

Chairperson Dr. Dr. Salma Barakat / Secretariat Dr. Sara Azhari

1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Zuhr prayers and lunch


2:00 pm – 2:30 pm

Continue group presentations and feedback from participants

Chairperson Dr. Salma Barakat/ Secretariat Dr. Sara Azhari

2:30 pm – 3:00 pm

Coffee Break


3:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Presentation of final workshop recommendations

Dr. TarigAbdallaAbdallrahim/ Chairperson Dr. AbdelmonemEltayeb

3:30 pm – 4:00 pm

Reflection on viral hepatitis strategy implementation arrangements

Dr. TarigAbdallaAbdallrahim

4:00 pm – 4:30 pm

Plenary discussion about implementation arrangements & closure of second day

Chairperson Dr. SulimanAbdeljabbar

Draft of the Sudan National Health Sector Strategy on Viral Hepatitis 2019 - 2025