PhD Defense | Role of Killer-cell Immunoglobulin-like Receptors and Human Leukocyte Antigens in Transmission and Severity of Malaria in Uganda

Thursday, April 8, 2021 - 17:00
PhD Defense | Role of Killer-cell Immunoglobulin-like Receptors and Human Leukocyte Antigens in Transmission and Severity of Malaria in Uganda

The Dean School of Biomedical Sciences, Makerere University College of Health Sciences invites you to be part of Stephen Tukwasibwe’s PhD Defense scheduled for Thursday 8th April 2021. See below details of the defense

PhD Candidate: Stephen Tukwasibwe, (BBLT, MSc)

Title: Role of Killer-cell Immunoglobulin-like Receptors and Human Leukocyte Antigens in Transmission and Severity of Malaria in Uganda 

Date: Thursday 8th April 2021

Time: 5:00PM – 8.00PM EAT

Venue: Online and MakCHS College Conference Room

 

Join Zoom Meeting

https://zoom.us/j/97743588614?pwd=Y3dFeHEzSEZ2elB4dkVSZG14dFlqZz09

Meeting ID: 977 4358 8614

Passcode: 871819 

 

Chair:

Professor Moses Joloba, Dean, School of Biomedical Sciences, College of Health Sciences, Makerere University

Supervisors:

1.      Assoc. Prof. Annettee Nakimuli, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Makerere University College of Health Science

2.      Dr Stephen Cose, Uganda Virus Research Institute/Medical Research Council/London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine

3.      Dr Francesco Colucci, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Cambridge, United Kingdom

4.      Prof. Philip Rosenthal, Department of infectious Disease, University of California San Francisco, USA

 

External examiner and Opponent 

1. Professor Mary Carrington, HLA Immunogenetics Section, Frederick National Laboratory for Cancer Research, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, USA

 

Internal examiners and Panelists

1. Dr Sande James Obondo, Department of Immunology and Molecular biology, College of Health Sciences, Makerere University

2. Dr Gerald Mboowa, The African Centre of Excellence in Bioinformatics and Data-Intensive Sciences, Infectious Diseases Institute, Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda

3. Dr Kato Charles Drago, Department of Biotechnical and Diagnostic Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Animal Resources and Biosecurity, Makerere University