What is going on at MESAU?

Department of Internal Medicine Grand round hosted by the endocrinology team

Guest Speaker:   Professor Göran Tomson from Karolinska Institute, Sweden

Presentation Outline:-
-Case presentation; Dr. Olupot Moses, Dr. Kidega Robert, Dr. Judith Beinomugisha
-Background & Epidemiology; Dr. Muhammed Nasir
-Etiology & Pathophysiology; Dr. Lucy Amaniyo

Title of presentation: Air pollution: everywhere, all the time. Can we
escape the effects?

Summary: Everyone is exposed to air pollution, but the effects are more
pronounced depending on individual intrinsic factors, individual

PhD Student: Gerald Mboowa
Title: Functional Host-Genetic Loci Associated With Pediatric Hiv-Disease Progression In Uganda And Botswana.

PhD Student: Martin KadduMukasa

Title: Dietary Sodium Baseline among Uganda’s Stroke Survivors, Influencers and Impact on Stroke Outcomes.

1.   Prof. Elly Katabira, Department Of Medicine, Makerere   University College Of Health Sciences

PhD Student: James Kayima MBChB, MMed

Title: Hypertension in Uganda: Epidemiology and the Influence of HIV Infection and Genetics