Day of Lung Science

Title of presentation: Chronic Pulmonary Aspergillosis (CPA) increased morbidity in Uganda: Surgical Perspective.

Topic:     The Global Burden of Lung Disease and Disease Management Strategies

Presenter: Trishul Siddharthan M.D.
          Assistant Professor of Medicine

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

Title of presentation: Update on the treatment guidelines of MDR TB treatment from WHO: practical implications for clinicians.

Asthma control in children by Dr. Rebecca Nantanda.

Presenter : Dr. Gerald Mboowa
Research fellow
Department of Medical Microbiology, Immunology & Molecular Biology
Makerere University College of Health Sciences

Presentation Summary

People with chronic lung conditions often experience variable but progressive shortness of breaths with decreased exercise capacity often leading avoidance of physical activity.

Presenter:  Dr. Willy Ssengooba, BBLT, MSc, DipCRA, Ph.D.
 Scientific Director
 Mycobacteriology (BSL-3) Laboratory
 Dept. Med. Microbiology, Makerere University

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