What is going on at MESAU?


Please read from our numerous newsletters. You can download and read.

Other MEPI Consortia

Follow this link http://maps.google.com/maps/ms?ie=UTF8&hl=en&msa=0&msid=2162334462863172... to see the map of the African grant sites and partners working on the Medical Education Partnership Initiative (MEPI), a partnership between HHS agencies and PEPFAR to transform African medical education. MEPI is jointly administered by the Fogarty International Center at the U.S. National Institutes of Health and the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA).

MEPI Coordinating Center

Fostering African Medical Education Community of Excellence

MEPI Symposia

The 2012 MEPI annual forum was held in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia from Aug 7 – 9, 2012. The symposium report and the executive summary are available here http://mepinetwork.org/reports.html. The feedback from participants is summarized in the attached document.
 For more information please visit http://mepinetwork.org

Previous Grand Rounds

Below are the previously conducted MESAU Grand Round. You can view the session via webcast by following the Links: 
1.    Topic: Mental Illness among Health Professional Students, Date: 25-Aug-11 Organised by MakCHS - http://webcast.jhu.edu/mediasite/SilverlightPlayer/Default.aspx?peid=521...

Distance Learning Committee

The Committe meets on a monthly basis to review possibilities of moving forward elearning including Distance Learning activities
Below is the List of the Distance Learning Committee Members per Insitution:
 Mbarara University of Science and technology (MUST) ICT Team
1.    Dr. Grace Muwanga,  muwangam@yahoo.co.uk
2.    Mr. Robert Mugonza, mugonza.robert@gmail.com, robertmugonza@must.ac.ug

Promoting the use of ICT by Health Professional Students

MESAU ICT Grand Innovation Challenge 2013
MESAU-MEPI a Consortium composed of Makerere University College of Health Sciences, Gulu University, Mbarara University of Science and Technology, Kampala International University, Busitema University and Johns Hopkins University will award 10 mentored Information and Communication Technology (ICT) innovation projects to students within the MESAU-MEPI Consortium from January 2013. The ICT innovation projects will be based on the following criteria: