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CHDC Weekly Presentations | Delivering a scientific talk: the dos and don’ts

CHDC is hosting a series of presentations themed around Building Research Capacity, funded by Carnegie Grant to the Directorate of Research and Graduate Training, MAK. Presentations will be held on a weekly basis till Dec 2021.

This week’s presentation

Topic: Delivering a scientific talk: the dos and don’ts
Presenter: Associate Prof Pauline Byakika, Head of Dept, Dept of Medicine, CHS, MAK
Moderator : Dr. Godfrey Siu, Senior Lecturer, CHDC

Date: Thursday, 21st Oct 2021
Time: 10:00-12:00pm

The link is provided below: Read more about CHDC Weekly Presentations | Delivering a scientific talk: the dos and don’ts

Fogarty-IeDEA Mentorship Program (FIMP) opportunity

The Fogarty-IeDEA Mentorship Program (FIMP) is designed to help trainees develop skills in study design, data management, analysis, interpretation and dissemination of research involving large HIV clinical databases generated within IeDEA. Applications are due 25th October, 2021.

The details can be found at: https://www.iedea.org/resources/fogarty-iedea-mentorship-program-fimp/ Read more about Fogarty-IeDEA Mentorship Program (FIMP) opportunity

UNAS 2021 Annual Scientific Conference - FRIDAY, OCTOBER 29, 2021, FROM 8.00 -2.00 EAT on Zoom

The Academy’s Annual Scientific Conference (ASC) will provide a neutral platform for six(6) experts from different sectors to exchange ideas and experiences on topical issues that foster national development. The theme for this year’s ASC—Uganda Health: Transcending Sectors, Looking to the Future—seeks to interrogate the concept of health beyond healthcare provision and human health systems. This year’s theme aligns with a number of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), with an emphasis on SDGs 3, 6, 7, 11, 12, 13, 15, and 17. Read more about UNAS 2021 Annual Scientific Conference - FRIDAY, OCTOBER 29, 2021, FROM 8.00 -2.00 EAT on Zoom

Dissemination of RIF findings​ Tuesday 19th Oct 2021 at 10:00 am

Through Makerere University Research and Innovation Fund (Mak-RIF), we received money from the government of Uganda to conduct research studies aimed at addressing key gaps required to drive Uganda’s development agenda.

This is to kindly invite you to be present Tuesday 19th Oct 2021 at 10:00 am on Zoom when we disseminate results from two projects funded by RIF:  Read more about Dissemination of RIF findings​ Tuesday 19th Oct 2021 at 10:00 am

RE-ADVERTISED : Call for Applications: PhD FELLOWSHIPS IN BIOETHICS (4TH COHORT) - Deadline is 15th November 2021.

Applications are invited for PhD fellowships in bioethics from Makerere University College of Health Sciences faculty and individuals who participate in the academic activities of the college who are interested and COMMITTED to becoming bioethics scholars. Read more about RE-ADVERTISED : Call for Applications: PhD FELLOWSHIPS IN BIOETHICS (4TH COHORT) - Deadline is 15th November 2021.

Call for Applications: CHILD Global Research Fellowship (CHILD-GRF) program

The CHILD Global Research Fellowship (CHILD-GRF) program is now accepting applications from promising early-career research scholars in Uganda for the 2022 cohort.  

Application Deadline is 10th January 2022.

See attached documents for more information on how to apply and the upcoming virtual information sessions.

For more information, visit https://sites.wustl.edu/childgrf/  Read more about Call for Applications: CHILD Global Research Fellowship (CHILD-GRF) program

Call for Applications: Implementation Research and Practice Incubator (IRPI) program

The Makerere-Yale-University of California Berkeley PART Program (& Makerere HIV ImS Training Program), sponsored by the National Institutes of Health Fogarty International Center D43 HIV/AIDS Research Training program, announces plans to recruit a new cohort of participants for its newly renamed Implementation Research and Practice Incubator (IRPI) program, formerly known as the Implementation Science Fellowship. Read more about Call for Applications: Implementation Research and Practice Incubator (IRPI) program

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS FOR MASTERS SUPPORT IN REDUCING STROKE RISK FACTORS

The Makerere University College of Health Sciences & Case Western Reserve University, partnering with Mbarara University of Science and Technology and Uganda Martyrs University Nsambya are implementing a five-year project, “A targeted self-management Intervention for Reducing Stroke Risk Factors in High-Risk Ugandans”.

The Project is soliciting applications for Masters training support for 1 year in Stroke related research at Makerere University, Mbarara University and Uganda Martyrs University, Nsambya. Read more about CALL FOR APPLICATIONS FOR MASTERS SUPPORT IN REDUCING STROKE RISK FACTORS

CALL FOR EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST | CONSULTANTS TO DEVELOP A FIVE (5) YEAR STRATEGIC PLAN FOR THE MAKERERE UNIVERSITY LUNG INSTITUTE (MLI)

Makerere University Lung Institute (MLI) is a semi-autonomous academic research institute within the Makerere University College of Health Sciences. The Institute was created following signing of a Memorandum of Understanding between Makerere University and the Lung Consortium International, Ltd in 2015. It was later incorporated as a company limited by guarantee in November 2018. Read more about CALL FOR EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST | CONSULTANTS TO DEVELOP A FIVE (5) YEAR STRATEGIC PLAN FOR THE MAKERERE UNIVERSITY LUNG INSTITUTE (MLI)

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