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Dr. Achilles Katamba

Senior Lecturer

Dr. Achilles Katamba (MBChB, DCH,MS,PHD) is a senior lecturer in the Department of Medicine, College of Health Sciences at Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda, and also a member of the Institute Technical Board (ITB) of Makerere University Lung Institute.

He is a Clinical Epidemiologist with over fifteen years of experience in the design, conduct, and implementation of health services research in both hospital and community-based settings in Uganda.

He formally trained in Medicine and in Epidemiology and Biostatistics with a concentration in Health Services Research at Case Western Reserve University under the Fogarty AIDS International Research and Training Program and Clinical Operational and Health Services Training programs.

Qualifications
Case Western Reserve University: Cleveland, Ohio, USA

MSc (Epidemiology and Biostatistics ), 2001

Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio, USA

PhD (Epidemiology and Biostatistics ), 2007

University of Innsbruck : Innsbruck , AT

DCH (Social Medicine ), 1997

Makerere University

Bachelor of Medicine in Internal medicine

Bachelor of Surgery

Experience
Health Science and Medicine
Research
HIV AIDS care and treatment
Co-founder of Walimu
Covid task force

Over 20yrs

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