GLOBAL HEALTH UGANDA

A Multi-Disciplinary Research Collaboration

GLOBAL HEALTH UGANDA

A Multi-Disciplinary Research Collaboration

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COVID-19

COVID-19 Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) is an infectious disease caused by a newly discovered coronavirus. Most people infected with the COVID-19 virus will experience mild to moderate respiratory illness and recover without requiring special treatment. Older people, and those with underlying medical problems like cardiovascular disease, diabetes, chronic respiratory disease, and cancer are more likely to …

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Researchers Find Best Way to Treat Children with Sickle Cell Anemia in sub-Saharan Africa Study in New England Journal of Medicine Has Global implications

Researchers Find Best Way to Treat Children with Sickle Cell Anemia in sub-Saharan Africa Study in New England Journal of Medicine Has Global implications L to R_ Study leaders Chandy John, MD, Robert Opoka, MMed and Russell Ware, MD, PhD INDIANAPOLIS, CINCINNATI, and KAMPALA, Uganda – A team of international researchers has learned that dose …

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Growing in Grants Management & Customer Service

Growing in Grants Management & Customer Service Esther Ssebyala – Administrator & Grants Manager Over the years, we have come to appreciate that grants management is a broad function that relates to all of the administrative tasks required to handle the money, reporting, and program implementation in a way that meets generally accepted standards as …

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Capacity of Ugandan Public Sector Health Facilities to Manage Hypertensive Disorders in Pregnancy

Capacity of Ugandan Public Sector Health Facilities to Manage Hypertensive Disorders in Pregnancy Hillary Bracken, PhD. Senior Director Gynuity Health Projects Oral Antihypertensive Therapy: A Pathway to Efficiently Reduce Maternal Complications from Severe Hypertension in Low Resource Environments: Hypertensive disorders of pregnancy (HDP) an important cause of severe morbidity and mortality among mothers and babies. …

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GHU Child Lab

The GHU Child Lab Ronald Wasswa – Lab Manager Our lab is centrally located at the Mulago National Referral Hospital in Kampala, Uganda where we receive samples from around the country. The CHILD lab is a temperature-controlled facility with generator backup (including a standby electrical generator and backup generator to critical areas), and 24/7 site …

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