Public Lecture: Where Law meets Public Health Policy

Event Date
Thursday, 25 May 2017 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Event Info

The Makerere University Centre of Excellence for Maternal Newborn and Child Health in partnership with the Centre for Health Human Rights and Development invite you to this interesting lecture.

Topic: "Where Law meets Public Health Policy: the Case of Maternal Health in Uganda"

The challenges of maternal health still abound in Uganda and are now beginning to attract litigation. Come hear legal and public health experts decipher these issues at this public lecture to be chaired by Associate Prof Lynn Atuyambe.
 
Programme

  •     Welcome Remarks - Associate Professor Peter Waiswa, Head, Makerere University Centre of Excellence for Maternal Newborn and Child Health.
  •     Public Interest Litigation and Maternal Health Rights; Lessons from Uganda - Ms. Noor Nakibuuka, Centre for Health Human Rights and Development.
  •     Main Presenter - Mr. David Kabanda, Law don
  •     Discussion with the main discussants being Associate Professor Freddie Ssengooba, Head, Health Policy Planning and Management, MakSPH; Dr. Possy Mugyenyi, John Snow International.

 

Event Venue
Davies Lecture Theatre, College of Health Sciences (CHS), Makerere University-New Mulago Hospital Complex, Kampala Uganda
Category by Unit
College of Health Sciences
Contact Info
Contact Info: 
Makerere University Centre of Excellence for Maternal Newborn and Child Health, School of Public Health, College of Health Sciences (CHS), Makerere University, Email: mnh[at]musph.ac.ug