About Us

Since 1998, the MU-UCSF Research Collaboration has expanded and grown into one of the leading research collaborations in Uganda, most notably in malaria, HIV and TB. The current administrative leadership of the MU-UCSF Research Collaboration is Professor Moses Kamya (MU) and Dr. Diane Havlir (UCSF).

The Executive Committee for the collaboration has 18 members. The mandate of this committee is 3-fold:

1) Review and oversight of the scientific and administrative direction of the collaboration activities;
2) Review new proposed projects/investigators and training programs;
3) Review progress on the dissemination of research findings to external organizations including the Uganda Ministry of Health and to the scientific community through publications.

The Executive Committee membership includes:

Makerere University:
Moses Kamya
Jane Achan
Yeka Adoke
Sam Nsobya
William Worodira

LSHTM:
Sarah Staedke
UCSF:
Diane Havlir
Fran Aweeka
Edwin Charlebois
Tamara Clark
Grant Dorsey
Maggie Feeney
Laurence Huang
Phil Rosenthal

IDRC:
Emmanuel Arinaitwe
Abel Kakuru
Geoff Lavoy
Catherine Tugaineyo