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Paul Waako

Position:  

Associate Professor and Department Head

Department:

Pharmacology and Therapeutics at Makerere University.

Dr. Waako is the coordinator of INRUD-Uganda chapter and also coordinates the activities of the Regional Technical Resource Center for training  and research of Medicines.

In addition, he chairs the continous Professional development committee of the Uganda medical association. He is a member various national technical committees on medicines. He has published extensively in the area of drug discovery, use and management of medicines.

Amasa activities:

PI for MUK partner site

 

Celestino Obua

Position:

Associate Professor and member of faculty

Department:

Dr. Obua is the Team leader of the East African INRUD-Initiative on Adherence to ARVs (INRUD-IAA).

He has participated in several drug use intervention studies and RTRC activities, and is a founding member of the Uganda National Academy of Science and A FORUM member of the Nigerian Academy of Science and has done research in  Pharmacokinetics  of antimicrobials especially antimalarial and antiretroviral agents.  He has also conducted operational research on adherence to medicines and optimization of rational use of drugs

AMASA activities:

He is leader of workgroup 5 working on supply chain and distribution of medicines

 

Esther Nabuguzi

Position:

Researcher (social scientist)

Amasa activities:

Consumer  and community interests work group

 

Ratib Juma

Position:

Researcher

Amasa activities:

Patents and trade working group.

 

Simon Mutauza

Position:

Researcher

Amasa activities:

Supply chain and distribution / Regulatory and policy issues

 

 

Rose Chalo

Position:  

Post doctoral fellow

Dr. Chalo is a public health Nurse with a  PhD in health system from the University of Alabama, Birmingham, USA.

Amasa activities:

Researcher

 

 

Dennis Mutekanga

Position:   

Researcher

Amasa activities:

Researcher (Production and acquisition of Medicines)