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Prof. Sarah Kiguli hands over the leadership of the Department of Pediatrics to Dr. Ezekiel Mupere

On the 30th May 2016, Prof. Sarah Kiguli handed over the Department of Pediatrics at the Makerere University College of Health Sciences, School of Medicine to Dr. Ezekiel Mupere as the new Department Chairperson. The function was covered in the following photos. Read more about Prof. Sarah Kiguli hands over the leadership of the Department of Pediatrics to Dr. Ezekiel Mupere

DIL Innovate Grant

The Spring 2015 DIL Innovate Grant awards up to US $25,000 to pilot or advance technological innovations for international development, so please do and also widely share it as appropriate. Read more about DIL Innovate Grant

Associate Professor Joseph Konde Lule says Adieu to Makerere University

For the last 37 years, he has occupied Room No. 224 on the Second Floor of the School of Public Health at Makerere University College of Health Sciences.
ÔÇ£Most of my working life, I have been at the School, since 1977. I have been occupying my office for 37 years; I practically do not know any other officeÔÇØ. Read more about Associate Professor Joseph Konde Lule says Adieu to Makerere University

More fellowships/opportunities for African students and researchers

Please find below a few more Africa-related opportunities that researchers from your institutions may be interested in applying for.

1) The Centre of African Studies (CAS) at the University of Cambridge is now advertising their Visiting Fellowships for 2015-16. The details are attached, and more information can be found at http://www.african.cam.ac.uk/about/news/fellowshipannouncement. Read more about More fellowships/opportunities for African students and researchers

Chineses Government Scholarship Application

I am writing to inform you about the Chinese Government Scholarship
application.This year we will continue to offer 2 full scholarships to your
teachers who are interested in pursueing master's or Doctor degrees at
Xiangtan University. Here below is the information.

1. Application deadline: March 30, 2014

2. Online Application website: http://www.csc.edu.cn/laihua. Read more about Chineses Government Scholarship Application

Applied Clinical Research Evidence Based Medicine module 5 (Data Management) Training Opportunity 22nd-26th April 2014

The Clinical Trials Unit (CTU) at Makerere University College of Health Sciences in partnership with the Amsterdam Institute for Global Health and Development (AIGHD) in Uganda  is organizing an Applied Clinical Research and Evidence Based Medicine (ACREM) course module 5 (Data Management). This module is scheduled for April 22nd -26th 2014 at MUJHU

Payment for the ACREM course is made on the account below:

PhD call for HI-Train (Health Informatics PhD Training Scholarship)

Makerere University together with Moi University
and University of Bergen received a Norad grant to build capacity in Health
Informatics. I am therefore writing to all those who may be interested in
progressing their careers in Health Informatics to utilize this opportunity.
Please find attached the PhD call for more information regards the
requirements and timelines. Read more about PhD call for HI-Train (Health Informatics PhD Training Scholarship)

Call for Abstracts_2nd East African Health Profession Medical Education Annual Scientific Conference

Please find attached conference announcement/call for abstracts for the 2nd Health Profession Medical Education Annual Scientific Conference in East Africa.

Theme: Strengthening Systems for Health Professionals' Education
Date: 11th - 13th June 2014
Venue: Hotel Africana

Please see attached flyer for details of the conference. Read more about Call for Abstracts_2nd East African Health Profession Medical Education Annual Scientific Conference

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