PhD Defence | Rotaviruses in Uganda: Molecular Epidemiology and potential of Zoonotic Transmission

Tuesday, June 26, 2018 - 10:00
PhD Defence | Rotaviruses in Uganda: Molecular Epidemiology and potential of Zoonotic Transmission

The School of Medicine requests you to save the date for Dr. Josephine Bwogi's PhD defence which is scheduled for next Month June 21st 2018. See details below.

 

PhD Candidate: Dr. Josephine Bwogi (MBChB, MSc C.E.B)

 

Title: Rotaviruses in Uganda: Molecular Epidemiology and potential of Zoonotic Transmission.

 

Venue:  MakCHS Conference Room, 2nd Floor Clinical Research Building 

 

Date: Thursday 21st June 2018

 

Time: 10:00 am - 1:00pm 

 

Supervisors:

1.    Assoc. Prof. Charles Karamagi MBChB, MMED, PhD

Makerere University, College of Health Sciences, School of Medicine

Dept of Paediatrics and Child Health/Clinical Epidemiology Unit

 

2.    Professor Miren Iturriza-Gomara MSc, PhD, FRCPath 

University of Liverpool, Institute of Infection and Global Health,

Dept of Clinical Infection,Microbiology and Immunology, UK

 

3.    Dr.Ulrich Desselberger  M.D.,FRCPath, FRCP

University of Cambridge, Department of Medicine,

Addensbrooke’s Hospital, UK

 

4.    Dr. Samuel Sewava Malamba MSc,PhD

US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Rwanda

 

 Internal examiners:   

1.    Assoc. Prof. Joan Kalyango  MSc, PhD,

Makerere University, College of Health Sciences, School of Medicine 

2.    Assoc. Prof. Charles Masembe Msc PhD,

Makerere University, College of Natural Sciences.

 

External examiner:  

Prof. Nicola Page MSc(Med), PhD,

National Institute for Communicable Diseases, Centre for Enteric Diseases/ University of Pretoria, Department of Medical Virology, South Africa.

 

Opponent:  Prof. Gagandeep Kang MD, PhD

Christian Medical College, Department of Gastrointestinal Sciences   Vellore, India