Annual scientific conference

The 18th USHS Annual Scientific Conference was held from 2 – 3 August 2018 at Hotel Africana, Kampala. The objective of the conference is to promote dissemination of research findings at both national and international meetings.
The theme of the Conference was “SHAPING THE NEXT 10 YEARS’ RESEARCH
AGENDA

Sub themes were:

Ø  Mental Health

Ø  Development peadiatrics

Ø  Opportunistic infectious

Ø  Implementation Science

Ø  Health Systems Strengthening

Ø  Interaction of Communicable and non Communicable Diseases

Ø  Capacity Building

 

We had 2 keynote addresses

HEALTH RESEARCH PRIORITIES FOR UGANDA FOR
THE NEXT DECADE” by Dr. Samuel Okware, Director General Uganda
National Health Research Organizationon on the 3rd  August 2018 and
the4th August 2018,

PERSPECTIVES ON KEY PUBLIC HEALTH RESEARCH
PRIORITIES FOR AFRICA OVER THE NEXT DECADE” Dr. Jayne Byakika