standing committees

Finance and Administration committee
1. Prof. Edward K. Kirumira
 chairperson
2. Prof. Justin Epelu-Opio
 member
3. Prof. David Justin Bakibinga
 member
4. Prof. John H. Muyonga
 member
Research and publications committee
1. Prof. Patrick R. Rubaihayo
 chairperson
2. Prof. Peter Ndimbirwe Mugyenyi
 member
3. Prof. Hannington Oryem-Origa
 member
4. Prof. Francis Ejobi
 member
5. Prof. Harriet Mayanja-Kizza
 member
Publicity and International relations committee
1. Prof. Justin Epelu-Opio
 chairperson
2. Hon. Dr. Ham Mukasa Mulira
 member
3. Prof. John Baptist Kaddu
 member
4. Prof. Joseph Obua
 member
5. Prof. David M. Serwadda
 member
Fellows and membership committee
1. Prof. Livingstone S. Luboobi
 chairperson
2. Prof. John Robert Stephen Tabuti
 member
3. Prof. Tom Otiti
 member
4. Prof. Joseph Mukiibi
 member
5. Prof. George William Lubega
 member
Science education committee
1. Prof. Elly N. Sabiiti
 chairperson
2. Prof. Julius Y.K. Zake
 member
3. Prof. Mary J.N. Okwakol
 member
4. Prof. Prof. Frederick I. B. Kayanja
 member
5. Prof. Noble Ephraim Banadda
 member
Ethics committee
1. Prof. David Justin Bakibinga
 chairperson
2. Prof. Frederick I. B. Kayanja
 member
3. Prof. Apolo R. Nsibambi
 member
4. Prof. Justin Epelu-Opio
 member
5. Prof. Harriet Mayanja-Kizza
 member

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