CVD linked award

This is a research and training grant to build capacity among medical students, residents and faculty in order to promote leadership, independent research and clinical careers in the field of cardiovascular disease (CVD). The second aim of the grant was to magnitude of the CVD problems in Uganda and the distribution of traditional and emerging CVD risk factors in order to formulate appropriate strategies for prevention, early detection, treatment and control. We have expanded the successful infectious disease collaborations to include cardiovascular diseases to enhance capacity for CVD research and training in Uganda.

CVD awards: