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The Main Entrance of the Makerere University School of Public Health (MakSPH), College of Health Sciences (CHS), Mulago Hospital Complex, Kampala Uganda.



Event Details

The School Of Public, Makerere University (MakSPH) cordially invites you to a  Seminar Series from 18th to 20th February 2020.  

Presenter: Dr. Geofrey  Musinguzi, PhD

Topic:  Cardiovascular (Heart) Disease Prevention (Unpacking the Dos and Don'ts in Cardiovascular Risk Prevention / Screening Opportunity)

Session Chair: Prof. Fred Nuwaha

Invited: Academic and non-academic staff

Program at a glance

Day One-Tuesday 18th February, 2020: An introductory educative seminar on wellness continuum and the cardiovascular risk factor profile will be expounded. From 1:00PM - 2:00PM.

Cardiovascular risk factor screening using non-lab tools in Room 219 (Screening 8:30AM - 12:30PM)

Day Two-Wednesday 19th February, 2020: Cardiovascular risk factor screening 8:30 AM – 12:30 PM offered in Room 9 using non-lab tools. Blood sugar will also be screened.  From 1:00PM – 2:00PM,  a second educative seminar focusing on the Dos and don’ts and the “how” of a healthy diet, physical activity, stress, alcohol etc.  

Day Three-Thursday 20th February, 2020: Will be crowned off with an academic seminar about the progress of the SPICES study in Mukono and Buikwe – An implementation science study to enhance cardiovascular disease prevention in Mukono and Buikwe districts in Uganda: A stepped-wedge design. The design and practical application of the CFIR (Consolidated Framework for Implementation Research) are presented. Baseline results and progress is presented. From 1:00PM - 2:00PM


Event Venue

The Seminar Room, Third Floor, Makerere University School Of Public, Makerere University, Mulago Campus, Kampala Uganda.