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Successful launch of study on diabetes

  • 23 Sep 2021
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R4GH is proud to introduce Mr. Jonathan Nsamba who was awarded the R4GH small research grant in 2020 and 2021 for his project... Continue Reading

R4GH small research program

  • 25 Jul 2019
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Researchers for Global Health invites researchers to apply for the “R4GH small research program”, which is granted to eligible applicants twice... Continue Reading

Mass Spectrometry now available at IDI

  • 07 Jun 2019
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In March 2019, Dr. Daniel Müller from the University Hospital in Zurich travelled to Kampala, Uganda, to install a Mass Spectrometer... Continue Reading

Christine Sekaggya-Wiltshire: PhD Graduation

  • 02 Apr 2019
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Congratulations to Christine Sekaggya-Wiltshire who recently celebrated her PhD graduation. We are very proud of Christine! Continue Reading

Allan Buzibye: Master in Pharmacology

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Congratulations to Allan Buzibye who recently finished his Master in Pharmacology. Great job Allan! Continue Reading

Hearing aids for patients with MDR TB

  • 12 Feb 2019
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The World Health Organization (WHO) estimates that there are 650,000 cases globally of multidrug-resistant (MDR) tuberculosis (TB). The treatment of drug-resistant... Continue Reading

Donation of Levofloxacin to MDR – TB patients

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In 2017, Dr. Marisa Kälin from University Hospital, Zurich, worked as a volunteer doctor at the tuberculosis (TB) ward of Mulago... Continue Reading

Research Update March 2017

  • 08 Mar 2017
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RHINOS follow-up study (RHINUP) on HIV drug resistance Our doctoral student, Anna Baumann, and her team were able to start recruitment... Continue Reading

Patient-centered communication workshop

  • 07 Mar 2017
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In February 2017, Jan Fehr visited Kampala together with Prof. Wolf Langewitz and Dr. Stefan Erb. Prof. Langewitz is specialized in internal medicine... Continue Reading

Research Update December 2016

  • 27 Nov 2016
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Update on the SOUTH study: Following a detailed data cleaning process by our team in Kampala, we were able to perform statistical... Continue Reading