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Call for Applications: PhD fellows for Data Science on the MakDARTA Training Program

The Makerere University Data Science Research Training Program to Strengthen Evidence-Based Health Innovation, Intervention, and Policy (MakDARTA) is a collaborative effort of multiple principal Investigators from Makerere University, Uganda and Johns Hopkins University, (JHU) USA. Read more about Call for Applications: PhD fellows for Data Science on the MakDARTA Training Program

Opportunity for Faculty Training & Research in Inter-Professional Education (IPE)

Makerere University College of Health Sciences (MaKCHS) and its partners are committed to fostering an Inter-professional approach to teaching and learning. In order to achieve this goal, there is an opportunity for interested faculty to undergo training in principles of Inter-Professional Education (IPE)/Inter-Professional Collaborative Practice (IPC). Some funding opportunity will be available for the successful faculty to conduct research or service or educational project in IPE/IPC. Applications are being invited from interested faculty in this regard from MaKCHS and its partners. Read more about Opportunity for Faculty Training & Research in Inter-Professional Education (IPE)

Announcement: RAN/RTAC short course on Writing a winning grant proposal

On behalf of Makerere University-ResilientAfrica Network (RAN), we are happy to notify you that an opportunity for us to engage with the second cohort of beneficiaries for the grants writing short course is available. The short course is entitled: ‘Writing a winning grant proposal’. Evidence has shown that despite having content expertise, most professionals and University-based researchers in LMICs often have limited specific experience on how to write a winning grant for development, specifically for USAID. Read more about Announcement: RAN/RTAC short course on Writing a winning grant proposal

Opportunity | MSc Scholarship Available

Pfkelch13 emergence (TMA2019CDF-2662) is a project funded by the European-Developing Countries Clinical Trials Platform (EDCTP), a mechanism under the EU’s Horizon 2020 research program. The project aims to establish the predictors of local emergence and spread of Artemisinin resistance among Ugandan Plasmodium falciparum parasites. The project website URL: https://paact.mak.ac.ug/. The project is implemented by the College of Health Sciences, Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda. Read more about Opportunity | MSc Scholarship Available

Monitoring and Evaluation in Global Health Course

Makerere University Lung Institute through its NIH funded Non-Communicable Diseases Research training program #D43TW011401 aims to develop capacity for researcher to learn and understand the necessary tools to develop and implement M&E frameworks tailored to the needs of their NCD research programs in Uganda. Read more about Monitoring and Evaluation in Global Health Course

Re-advertisement for Graduate Programmes 2021/2022

The Academic Registrar, Makerere University invites more applicants for admission to Graduate Programmes (Postgraduate Diplomas, Masters and Doctoral Degree Programmes) for the 2021/2022 Academic Year. Applicants should have obtained at least a first or second class degree (or its equivalent) from a recognized and chartered university / institution at the time of completion. Read more about Re-advertisement for Graduate Programmes 2021/2022

Call for Abstracts: The 6th Annual ECSACOP Scientific Conference - Deadline is 22nd November 2021

The organizing committee for the 6th Annual ECSACOP Scientific Conference invites Abstracts on the Following Areas:

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Non Communicable Diseases
  • Nephrology and Gastroenterology
  • Neurology and Respiratory Medicine
  • HIV
  • COVID-19
  • Health Systems

The deadline for submission of abstracts is 22nd November 2021.

Submit Abstracts to abstracts@ecsacop.org Read more about Call for Abstracts: The 6th Annual ECSACOP Scientific Conference - Deadline is 22nd November 2021

Opportunity for Early Career Researchers: Scientific Research and Writing Mentorship towards diversity in Alcohol Control Policies

The World Health Organization’s (WHO) Less Alcohol Unit, Department of Health Promotion, the Alcohol Research Group (ARG) and the Alliance for Health Policy and Systems Research have launched a new scientific research and writing mentorship initiative. Read more about Opportunity for Early Career Researchers: Scientific Research and Writing Mentorship towards diversity in Alcohol Control Policies

Good Clinical Practice (ICH-GCP) Training Thursday 9th - Friday 10th December 2021

This is to kindly inform you that Makerere University College of Health Sciences within its Clinical Trials Unit (CTU) is organizing a Good Clinical Practice (GCP) course on Thursday 9th - Friday 10th December 2021. This GCP course is a full-time two-day online training with certification on successful completion and acknowledged by the Uganda National Council for Science and Technology (UNCST). A basic understanding of GCP is a pre-requisite as well as current and or past involvement in clinical research and clinical trials in Uganda. Read more about Good Clinical Practice (ICH-GCP) Training Thursday 9th - Friday 10th December 2021

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