Public Lecture | Where Law meets Public Health Policy: the Case of Maternal Health in Uganda

Thursday, May 25, 2017 - 14:00
Public Lecture | Where Law meets Public Health Policy: the Case of Maternal Health in Uganda

The Makerere University Centre of Excellence for Maternal Newborn and Child Health in partnership with the Centre for Health Human Rights and Development invite you to this interesting lecture. The challenges of maternal health still abound in Uganda and are now beginning to attract litigation. Come hear legal and public health experts decipher these issues at this public lecture to be chaired by Associate Prof Lynn Atuyambe.

Programme
• Welcome Remarks - Associate Prof Peter Waiswa, Head, Makerere University Centre of Excellence for Maternal Newborn and Child Health.
• Public Interest Litigation and Maternal Health Rights; Lessons from Uganda - Ms Noor Nakibuuka, Centre for Health Human Rights and Development.
• Main Presenter - Mr David Kabanda, Law don
• Discussion with the main discussants being Associate Prof Freddie Ssengooba, Head, Health Policy Planning and Management, MakSPH; Dr Possy Mugyenyi, John Snow International.
DATE : 25 May 2017
Venue: Davies Lecture Theatre, College of Health Sciences, Makerere University at the New Mulago Hospital Complex, Kampala.
Time: 2-4 PM
Inquiries: mnh@musph.ac.ug