What is going on at MESAU?

Trainings

 1.       Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR)
Date:
Venue:
 

2.         Research Administration and Management workshop
Date: 10th -  13th December 2012
Venue: MUJHU Complex at Makerere University College of Health Science
 
3.       Qualitative Research Methods
Date: 19 – 23 November 2012
Venue: College of Health Sciences Makerere University 

Makerere University has donated forty three brand new computers to the collaborating COBES sites.

Makerere University has donated forty three brand new computers to the collaborating COBES sites. This move is intended to strengthen the relationship between the university and the districts and also improve internet accessibility for students while at the districts.

About the MESAU Consortium

The MESAU Consortium is a country-wide partnership bringing together five academic institutions (Busitema University, Gulu University, Kampala International University, Makerere University and Mbarara University of Science and Technology) in Uganda together with Johns Hopkins University in the U.S.A with the aim of building capacity, performance enhancements in medical education and relevant research for excellent nationwide service delivery.

Mission

Training

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Alliance for Health Policy and Systems Research
World Health Organization
Deadline for Submission of Proposals: 15 September 2012
Interested applicants should pre-register online by 20 August 2012
For full details and submission guidelines, please go to

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