News, Stories and Announcements

Webinar: Managing CKD Aneamia at Predialysis Stage (Role of Primary Physician)

You are invited to participate in our upcoming webinarTitle: Managing  Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) Aneamia at Predialysis Stage (Role of Primary Physician)Date: Thursday 8th July 2021Time: 6:00 pm to 7:00 pmSpeaker: Dr. Robert Kalyesubula, Chair Department of Physiology, Registration link: https://bit.ly/3vYEi2gDiabetes and Hypertension are the leading cause of CKD. The prevalence of CKD anemia increases with the progression of CKD to advanced stages, ranging from 40% in Stage 3 to 70% in Stage 5 . Furthermore, long-standing untreated anemia Read More

World Health Summit - Virtual Attendance

Please Join the World Health Summit Sessions Virtually. Follow the link below to access the program and the Zoom Links http://regionalmeetinguganda.com/program-1/ Please click on the session timetable to get details on how to join the session

PhD Defence | Effect of preoperative bicarbonate infusion on maternal and perinatal outcomes of obstructed labour: a randomised controlled trial

The Dean School of Medicine, Makerere University College of Health Sciences invites you to be part of  Milton W. Musaba ’s PhD Defense scheduled for Wednesday 7th July 20211. See below details of the defensePhD Candidate: Milton W. MusabaTitle: Effect of preoperative bicarbonate infusion on maternal and perinatal outcomes of obstructed labour: a randomised controlled trialDate: Wednesday 7th July 2021Time: 10:00 amVenue: Online and MakCHS College Conference RoomJoin Zoom Meetinghttps://zoom.us/j/95854905551?pwd= Read More

Call for Applications: MakNCD Non-Degree Research Support

The Makerere University Non-Communicable Disease (MAK-NCD) Research Training Program, funded by the United States National Institute of Health-Fogarty international centre is a collaboration between Makerere University College of Health Sciences and Johns Hopkins University. The overall goal of this training program is to develop a comprehensive mentored research-training program in Uganda that will build local capacity to address the challenges of NCD control and management and promote the use of research findings to inform decision-making and policy.This call for applications is targeting Read More

D-Day - Makerere University Research and Innovation Fund and College of Health Sciences Open Day

It is with pleasure that we invite you to be part of the engagement where research and innovation outputs that our researchers have worked on, developed and produced using funding from the Government of the Republic of Uganda will be shared, discussed, and showcased. This funding is being received by Makerere University through the Research and Innovations Fund (RIF). The fund is aimed at supporting the generation and translation of high impact Research and Innovations to drive Uganda's Development Agenda.The three objectives of the fund include;1. To develop and fund a Read More

MakRIF and College of Health Sciences OPEN DAY

Greetings from Makerere Research and Innovations Fund!We trust that you are in good health.We wish to invite you to the research and innovation outputs that our researchers have produced using funding from the Makerere University Research and Innovations Fund, the special funding stream from the Government of Uganda to support the generation and translation of high impact Research and Innovations to drive Uganda’s Development Agenda.The three objectives of the fund include;1.       To develop and fund a robust research agenda based Read More

Call for Applications: BSSR Training Support

The Makerere University- Behavioral and Social Science Research (BSSR) in HIV Training Program is soliciting applications for research training positions in the following categories;Masters training in the fields of; Health Services Research, Public Health Sociology/Anthropology, Clinical Psychology and Psychiatry.Long-term BSSR FellowshipThe major goal is to strengthen Behavioral Social Science scientific leadership and expertise in HIV research at Makerere University in order to address the evolving challenges in HIV care and prevention in Uganda.Deadline for submission of Read More

71st Makerere University Graduation Kicks off

The 71st Graduation Ceremony of Makerere University got off to a lively start on Monday 17th May 2021 with the blessing of wonderful weather. The five-day first of its kind Blended Graduation Ceremony, slated to end on Friday 21st May 2021 will be conducted following Government guidelines against the spread of COVID-19. The first session featured graduands from the College of Health Sciences (CHS), College of Natural Sciences (CoNAS) and School of Law. The Chancellor, Prof. Ezra Suruma awarded the prestigious Honorary Doctor of Science of Makerere University to two distinguished Read More

GROWING UGANDA’S NEXT GENERATION OF TECHNOLOGY LEADERS: APPLICATIONS OPEN FOR CUTTING-EDGE STUDENT TRAINING PROGRAM

The Marconi Society, Research Education Network for Uganda, ResilientAfrica Network, and Network Startup Resource Center Partner to Build Contact: Caroline Tuhwezeine, Communications Officer, RENU communications@renu.ac.ugContact: Harriet Adong, Director of Communications, Learning & Knowledge, RANLab, hadong@ranlab.orgContact: Taia Pandolfi, Marketing & Communications Manager, the Marconi Society taia@marconisociety.orgMay 3, 2021—The Marconi Society today announced that applications are open for the Celestini Program, a workforce Read More

Implementation Science Journal Seminar

The Implementation Science Interest Network at Makerere University invites you to a journal club seminar scheduled on Monday 3 May 2021 from 2:30 pm to 3:30 pm. We shall review and discuss a published study protocol that used the Implementation type II hybrid study design. See attached article. Join Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82516031444 Meeting ID: 825 1603 1444 Passcode: 555204 We look forward to your participation.

Pages