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Dr Bruce Kirenga

IDI Senior Lecturer

Dr. Bruce Kirenga is a Senior Lecturer (Pulmonology) and founding Director of the Makerere University Lung Institute. Bruce formally trained in internal medicine at Makerere University and completed specialty registrar training in Pulmonary Medicine at Mulago Hospital and proceeded to complete an additional year of clinical and research training in the Section of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine at Yale University, USA.

Qualifications
Yale University, USA

Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine

University of Rwanda

Masters clinical research fellowship

University of Groningen, Netherlands

Ph.D. in Medicines

Makerere University

Master of Medicine in Internal Medicine

Bachelor of Medicine in Internal medicine

Bachelor of Surgery

Experience
Tuberculosis control
Research
Clinical and epidemiological research
Airway diseases and their determinants and TB control
Obstructive lung diseases
Founder of Makerere University Lung Institute(MLI)
Airway diseases and their determinants and TB control
COVID-19 research

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