About Institutional Review Committees (IRCs)

MakCHS hosts 4 IRCs accredited by Uganda National Council for Science and Technology namely; School of Medicine IRC, School of Public Health IRC, School of Biomedical IRC and School of Health Sciences IRC.

History of MakCHS IRCs

School of Medicine IRC was formerly known as Faculty of Medicine Research Ethics Committee established in 1998, School of Public Health IRC in 2001, School of Biomedical IRC in July 2011 and School of Health Sciences IRC in March 2012.