13th Annual Research Dissemination Conference Program

PROGRAMME FOR THE 13TH MUST ANNUAL RESEARCH DISSEMINATION CONFERENCE (ARDC), 2017

Organized by: The Faculty of Medicine

Venue: Lake View Resort Hotel, Mbarara

9th November, 2017

Theme: Turning Community Challenges into Opportunities through Research and Innovation

Director of Programme: Ms. Angella Nakato

0745-08:30h

Arrival and Registration of participants

 

0830-0835h

Opening Ceremony

Chair(s): Prof. Maling Samuel, Dr Ngonzi Joseph

0835-0845h

Anthems

Uganda National Anthem

Mbarara University of Science and Technology Anthem

0845-0850h

Welcome Remarks, Conference Chairperson organizing Committee

Assoc. Prof Amos Twinamasiko

0850-0855h

Opening Remarks, Dean Faculty of Medicine,

Mbarara University of Science and Technology

Assoc. Prof Gertrude Kiwanuka

0855-0910h

Opening Address, Vice Chancellor, Mbarara University of Science and Technology

Prof. Celestino Obua

0910-0920h

Chief Guest Speaker: Mr. Keith Muhakanizi

0920-0950h

Key note address Dr. Michael Kansiime

THEME: Turning Community Challenges into Opportunities through Research and Innovation

 

0950-1000h

Group photo

1000-1030h

Health Break - Tea

1030-1230h

Parallel Sessions (Room 1, Room 2, Room 3)

1230-1300h

Poster Session

1300-1400h

Health Break - Lunch

1400-1600h

Parallel Sessions (Room 1, Room 2, Room 3)

1600-1630h

Closing Ceremony: Conference wrap up and Presentation of Awards

Chair(s): Assoc. Prof Kiwanuka Gertrude /Assoc Prof. Lejju Julius

1630-1700h

Health Break – Evening Tea

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