School of Bio Medical Sciences
The School of Biomedical Sciences is one of the four schools in Makerere University College of Health Sciences. The school is composed of seven Departments namely;
- Medical Illustration,
- Clinical Pharmacology
- Therapeutics and Microbiology
The school has now (2011) been in existence for 3 years; a period of adjustment to changes, refocusing on the direction, vision and mission of the school and college at large.
The school subscribes to the Makerere University vision, which is; “To be the leading institution for academic excellence and innovation in Africa”.
The school of Biomedical sciences subscribes to the College of Health Sciences mission which is “ College of Health Sciences exists to improve the health of the people of Uganda through innovative and responsive teaching, learning, research and provision of services.
Quality, Professionalism, Accountability and transparency
Dean: Dr. Charles Ibingira
Chair Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics: Assoc. Prof. Paul Waako
Chair Human Anatomy: Dr. Joseph Ochieng
Chair Medical Microbiology: Assoc. Prof Moses Joloba
Chair Physiology: Dr. Josephine Kasolo
Chair Biochemistry: Dr. J. Kyambadde
Chair Pathology: Dr. Lynette K. Tumwine
Chair Medical Illustration: Dr. Joseph Ochieng