Science Technology and Innovation-Office of the President and Presidential Scientific Initiative on Epidemics (PRESIDE) arranged the visit of the WHO Regional Expert Advisory Committee on Traditional Medicine for COVID-19 Response(REACT) mission to UVRI.
Uganda Virus Research Institute(UVRI) hosted a team from the Science, Technology and Innovation – Office of the President (ST&I-OP) and a delegation of investors from Asia.
On 04th February, Uganda Virus Research Institite(UVRI) hosted the CDC country Director Dr. Lisa J. Nelson along with other dignitaries from Center for Disease Control(CDC) for a discussion aimed at strengthening the collaborations between CDC and UVRI.
The UVRI team wishes everyone merry christmas and happy new year!
World Health Organisation recently held an international meeting at UVRI campus to discuss some new developments in research.
The parliamentary Select Committee on STI visited the Uganda Virus Research Institute(UVRI) on Wednesday 1st December, 2021 to follow up on the vaccines investigations but also to understand what UVRI does. The team included; Hon. Kyooma Xavier, Hon. Awany Tony, Hon. Omara Paul, Hon. Silwany Solomon, Mwekwatse Sam, Kobere Betty, Bibabwa Rahma, and Malinga Titus.
HIV remains a major public health issue that affects millions of people worldwide.
Although the world has made significant progress in recent decades, important global targets for 2020 were not met.
The president of Uganda His Excellency Yoweri Kaguta Museveni addressed the country on 22nd September 2021. He last addressed the nation on 30th July 2021.
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