Congratulations! Two College of Health Sciences staff among 8 winners of $ 280,000 RIC4CONF Grant at ResilientAfrica Network (RAN)

Warm Greetings from Makerere University School of Public Health ResilientAfrica Network (RAN) www.ranlab.org.

We take this opportunity to heartily congratulate 2 of the College of Health Sciences staff upon winning the RAN RIC4CONF Grant Award http://grants.ranlab.org/index.php?r=site/ran&p=ric4conf. Prof. Isaac Okullo, Deputy Principal at the College of Health Sciences is leading one of the teams innovating to enhance the Remedial Potential of Common Herbs for Commercial Production ($34,840). Ms. Florence Tushemerirwe, an Assistant Lecturer at the School of Public Health is the other team leader of Innovators working on an integrated Model to Prevent Malnutrition Among Mothers and Children 0-2 Years ($34,545). These 2 Innovators also copied in here, are among 6 others benefiting from the same Grant.

The award appropriately reflects the endless hours you have all spent identifying and developing these innovative approaches and technologies. The RAN Team is open to closely working with all innovators to launch these solutions and more as 'Game Changers' in the African Market and beyond.

Also attached is a list of the newly awarded Innovator Teams benefiting from the RIC4CONF Grant. Access details to join the team working in a ‘place where Innovations are boiling’ by visiting www.ranlab.org or Plot 30 Upper Kololo Terrace, Kampala Uganda.