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Exciting Career Opportunities at Program for Accessible health, Communication and Education (PACE)

Program for Accessible health, Communication and Education (PACE) is a Ugandan indigenous health organization leading solutions in the health market through the private sector. We deploy social marketing approaches to measurably improve the health of Ugandans. For more information, please visit www.pace.org.ug PACE is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against HIV positive people or people with disabilities. PACE is also committed to the safety and protection of children in our care from intentional and unintentional harm. Candidates will therefore be expected to Read More

PhD Defense | Communication Practices of Children on Antiretroviral Therapy and the Role of Family Situations, Jinja District, Uganda: Variations and Tensions

Ms. Phoebe Kajubi from the Child Health and Development Centre - 29th June 2016. Her PhD thesis is entitled "Communication Practices of Children on Antiretroviral Therapy and the Role of Family Situations, Jinja District, Uganda: Variations and Tensions" Please plan to attend. Details will be shared soon.

PHD Defense | The impact of co-infections and the effect of isoniazid preventive therapy on immune responses in household contacts exposed to sputum positive tuberculosis in Uganda

Dr. Irene Andia from the School of Medicine - 10th June 2016. The title of her PhD thesis is "The impact of co-infections and the effect of isoniazid preventive therapy on immune responses in household contacts exposed to sputum positive tuberculosis in Uganda" - look out for more details.

Team Building by Mr. Julius Lebo, Human Resource Manager MakCHS

This is to kindly invite you to attend the Lunchtime seminar presentation scheduled for 1st June 2016 in the Davies Lecture Theatre as per the details below: TOPIC: Team Building PRESENTER: Mr. Julius Lebo (Human Resource Manager-MakCHS) DATE: Wednesday 1st June 2016 VENUE: Davies Lecture Theatre CHAIRPERSON: Dr. Achilles Katamba (MakCHS) TIME: 1-2 pm TARGET GROUP: All staff & Students A drink and a snack will be served.

The 2015 Annual Report of the Makerere University College of Health Sciences | Download

You are welcome to download and read the CHS 2015 ANNUAL REPORT READING FORMAT Light-Final.pdf to have a snapshot of what took place last year. We hope you will enjoy reading and sharing the report.

The 2015 Annual Report of the Makerere University College of Health Sciences | Download

You are welcome to download and read the CHS 2015 ANNUAL REPORT READING FORMAT Light-Final.pdf to have a snapshot of what took place last year. We hope you will enjoy reading and sharing the report.

OWSD: Postgraduate Training Fellowships for Women Scientists from Sub-Saharan Africa and Least Developed Countries

The Organization for Women in Science for the Developing World (OWSD) is currently inviting applications for its Postgraduate Training Fellowships for Women Scientists from Sub-Saharan Africa and Least Developed Countries with an aim to contribute to the emergence of a new generation of women leaders in science and technology, and to promote their effective participation in the scientific and technological development of their countries. This fellowship programme is for female students from Sub-Saharan Africa or Least Developed Countries (LDCs) who wish to pursue postgraduate training Read More

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS - THRiVE-2 PHD AND POST-DOCTORAL FELLOWSHIPS IN HEALTH

Applications are invited for PhD and post-doctoral fellowships run by THRiVE, a DELTAS Africa consortium of East African Universities (Makerere University, Gulu University and Kilimanjaro Christian Medical University College) and Research Institutes (International Centre of Insect Physiology and Ecology in Kenya (icipe), the National Institute of Medical Research (NIMR) at Mwanza in Tanzania, and the Uganda Virus Research Institute (UVRI), together with the London School of Hygiene Read More

The MEPI/ NEPI 2016 Symposium under the theme - Tackling Africa’s Health Challenges: Promoting Health Professions' Education, Practice, Research and Retention of Health Workers.

The MEPI/ NEPI 2016 Symposium Steering Committee is pleased to invite you to the MEPI/NEPI 2016 Symposium. The Medical and Nurses Education Partnership Initiatives (MEPI and NEPI) have joined hands to convene an African health professions education meeting this year. For the last five years, MEPI and NEPI have been implementing education reforms in medical and nursing education in a number of countries in Africa in partnership with other institutions in Africa, the USA and UK funded by the US government through PEPFAR and NIH with the aim of addressing the critical shortage of health care Read More

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