The Makerere University Infectious Diseases Institute (IDI)-led consortium CAPA-CT II becomes the first team to openly publish a method for measuring how much of the experimental drug for the treatment of COVID-19 (remdesivir) is present in patient blood samples. Congratulations IDI!
Bidding Farewell to H.E. Per Lindgärde
There was joy and yet a hard time when I bid farewell to H.E. Per Lindgarde, the Swedish Ambassador this afternoon. Makerere has enjoyed a wonderful relationship with the Embassy during his tenure and I wish him good health and success in his next assignment.
Commissioning CoVAB Golden Jubilee Celebrations
Today I represented the First Lady and Minister of Education and Sports, Hon. Janet Museveni at the commissioning of the Golden Jubilee celebrations of the College of Veterinary Medicine, Animal Resources and Biosecurity (CoVAB). I congratulate the college on their wonderful innovations.