Introduction Makerere University Centre for Health and Population Research (MUCHAP) is an organ of Makerere University that runs the Iganga-Mayuge HDSS with the mandate of conducting research in Iganga and Mayuge Districts for policy making.
Iganga-Mayuge HDSS organised a half day dissemination dialogue with religious leaders (sheikhs, pastors and reverends) as one of the key stakeholders mainly to share some of the research findings. The dialogue took place in Iganga on Thursday 30th November 2017. Media fraternity also participated in the dissemination dialogue.
It was facilitated by MUCHAP staff who included; the Executive Director, Site Operations Coordinator, Field Manager, Verbal Autopsy Supervisor and the Communications Officer as seen in the pictorial below.
During the discussion
Religious leaders listening attentively
MUCHAP team visits MBITA HDSS in Kenya
MUCHAP team visits MBITA HDSS in Kenya: The team from IgangaMayuge HDSS - a research platform of Makerere University had a scientific visit at the Mbita HDSS - a researc[...]
Update on some of the on-going studies/ Research activities
The e-Health Facility Patient registration System: MUCHAP in collaboration with Iganga District Health Department is implementing this system as a pilot to improving morbi[...]
MUCHAP Board members visit the centre
On Monday 29th January 2018, the Executive Director of Makerere University Centre for Health and Population Research (MUCHAP), Dr. Dan Kajungu greatly welcomed a team of MUCH[...]
MUCHAP raises 230 units of blood in the blood donation drive
Due to the blood shortage in Uganda, Makerere University Centre for Health and Population Research (MUCHAP) in partnership with the District health offices of Iganga and Mayu[...]