A team from Uganda Virus Research Instutute (UVRI) led by Dr Benjamin Watyaba, Elinor Wanyama and Rose Naluwuge organized a one-day face-to-face and interactive protocol training on 20th December 2022 for the CCP Nested Study staff at Uganda Virus Research Institute that was attended by about 18 participants from both Entebbe Regional Referral Hospital and Uganda Virus Research Institute.
The purpose of this training was to help site staff master the tools needed for the smooth running of the CCP Nested study by providing knowledge on CCP protocol, Standard Operating Procedures, informed consent, Ethics and Monitoring, Laboratory tests and procedures, Case report form completion guidelines, Reimbursement of participants, Good documentation and Good Clinical Practice.
"The training was successful and was very interactive. Questions and queries were raised and these were responded to by the training team. We can therefore confirm that our team for CCP Nested study is ready to start work come early 2023" said Rose Naluwuge.