The Uganda Society for Health Scientists (USHS) is a research society, which was formed by Fogarty trainees from various universities in 1999. The society is registered as an NGO and run by an advisory board, an executive board and a secretariat. Membership is open to people interested in scientific research and currently stands at over 1000 members consisting of both medical and non-medical professionals.
UGANDA FOGARTY ALUMNI ASSOCIATION
This was formed as an interest group within the Uganda Society for Health Scientists (USHS) on 2nd June 2006. The association aims to establish a network of Ugandans both current and former Fogarty trainees from different universities and support their post training activities.
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Name: Jonathan Izudi Qualification: MPH, CFEPI Designation: Project Officer, HOP TB Research | TB-HIV Technical Officer Specialty: Public Health and ...View Profile
Name: Nelson Kalema Qualification: M. Med (Internal Medicine), MAS Designation: Physician, Research Scientist Specialty: Internal Medicine, Clinical and Implementation Science ...View Profile
Name: Philippa Kadama-Makanga Qualification: MBChB, MPH Designation: Study Coordinator Specialty: Research project coordination Expertise: Health research management, team management, ...View Profile
Name: Priscilla Haguma Qualification: MBChB (MUST), MSc. Epidemiology (LSHTM) Designation: Resident doctor, Makerere University College of health sciences Specialty: Internal ...View Profile
Name: GEOFFREY ANGUYO Qualification: MB,ChB, Msc Management sciences, Fellowship in infectious diseases majoring in HIV management Designation: EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR ,KIGEZI ...View Profile
Name: Dr. David Kaawa-Mafigiri Qualification: MBChB, Mmed, FISN Designation: Board member, Senior Lecturer, Organisation: Faculty of Social Sciences,Makerere University, ...View Profile
Dr. Ivy Kasirye Qualification: MBChB, MMED (Paediatrics), Msc Epidemiology Specialty: Paediatrics, Adolescent health and HIV Expertise: Research, Clinical care, Epidemiology ...View Profile
Qualification: MBChB, MMED (Psychiatry) PhD Specialty: Geriatric Psychiatry and cognitive impairment in HIV/AIDS. Expertise: Geriatric mental health, Psychiatry and Training ...View Profile
Dear conference delegates, It is my pleasure on behalf of the board and members of the Uganda Society for Health ...Read More
The Chairperson and Board of the Uganda Society for Health Scientists (USHS), conference delegates, ladies, and gentlemen.Read More
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Uganda’s output of health scientists is still low yet the demand for health professionals continues to surge. This deficit is ...Read More