Research Organisations

Associates Research Uganda
African Medical Research Foundation
AIDS Information Centre (AIC) Uganda
African Palliative Care Association (APCA)
African Medical and Research Foundation (AMREF)

Baylor College of Medicine Children’s Foundation Uganda (Baylor – Uganda)
Center for Disease Control( CDC)
Centre for Social Science Research on AIDS (CeSSRA)


Infectious Diseases Institute( IDI)
International AIDS Vaccine Initiative
International Aids Vaccine Initiative-Uganda
Joint Clinical Research Centre (JCRC)
Kabwohe Clinical Research Center (KCRC)

Med Biotech Laboratory
Marie Stopes Uganda (MSU)
Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF)
Mildmay International, Uganda
Medical Research Council Unit on AIDS
Makerere Institute of Social Research (MISR)
Makerere University Walter Reed Project (MUWRP)
Management Sciences for Health (MSH), Uganda
Makerere University, Infectious Diseases Institute (IDI)
Makerere University, Child Health and Development Centre (CHDC)
Makerere University Case Western Reserve University Research Collaboration
Makerere University – Johns Hopkins University Research Collaboration (MU-JHU)

Regional Center for Quality of Health Care (RCQHC)
The AIDS Support Organization (TASO)
The Rakai Health Sciences Program (RHSP)
The Canada Africa Partnership on AIDS (CAP/AIDS) Uganda

University Research Co., LLC – (URC)
Uganda Virus Research Institute (UVRI)
Uganda Society of Health Scientists (USHS)
Uganda National Health Consumers Organization (UNCHO)
Uganda Program on Cancer and Infectious Diseases (UPCID)

fellows and members

A Ugandan physician, academician, medical researcher and medical administrator. He is a Fellow of UNAS – FUNAS, and also an external affiliate of Institute of Medicine, USA. Currently he is the President of the Uganda National Academy of Sciences (UNAS); Professor of Medicine and Principal, Makerere University College of Health Sciences, with expertise in plant breeding, genetics, plant tissue and cell culture, biosafety/biosecurity/biopolicy and genomics.  More

garp launch

The Global Antibiotic Resistance Partnership (GARP) is an initiative of the Center for Disease Dynamics, Economics and Policy (CDDEP). This is a not for profit organization that conducts independent research. The program began in 2009 to address the challenge of antibiotic resistance in low- and middle- income countries.GARP working groups are country -led with guidance and collaboration from CDDEP. Research and policy directions are driven by local data,   More

amasa 10

The US NAS in collaboration with several African Academies and funded by the Gates Foundation set up a program – The African Science Academy Development Initiative (ASADI). ASADI directly engages the best African scientists through the African science academies in building their capacity to provide independent, evidence-based advice to their governments and nations on all matters related to science and technology.  More