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Welcome to Makerere University Center for Health and Population Research (MUCHAP) - Uganda

Who We Are

Makerere University Center for Health and Population Research (MUCHAP) is a corporate organ of Makerere University, and a company limited by guarantee, without having share capital. MUCHAP is governed by a Board of Directors and this is the supreme policy making body of the organization with representation from different stakeholders, including Makerere University, Ministry of Health, Uganda Bureau of Statistics, representation of the International researchers, Development partners, host districts of Iganga/Mayuge and the Private Sector

IMHDSS is a member of the IDEPTH Network.

HIGHLIGHTS

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    TRAINING: ENAP training of data collectors in Iganga.

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    PILOTING: Piloting of ENAP - INDEPTH survey in Iganga.

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    GIS: GIS training of MUCHAP staff members.

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    Visitors: ENAP - INDEPTH team and a visitor from Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation.

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    Visitors: Injury and Disability Research Team from JHSPH.

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    Visitors: Research Ethics Committee from Mildmay Uganda.

Research Themes

MUCHAP/Iganga-Mayuge HDSS has got a pool of trained technical personnel in different fields since it is affiliated to Makerere University.The research center has got Read More

Indepth AGM

INDEPTH Annual General Meeting (AGM) is the General Assembly of the Network that takes final decisions on issues tabled by the Board and the Executive Director.The AGM generates Read More

Enhancing Morbidity Surveillance at Community Level.

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Our Core Values

  • Conduct high quality and ethical research and training.
  • Integrity.
  • Transparency and accountability.
  • Loyalty to host community and confidentiality of personal data.
  • Sensitivity to community values and needs.
  • Timely decision making and action.

Latest News

Successful AGM held in Kampala

19 Nov 2016 Over 80 delegates attended the opening of the 15th INDEPTH Network Annual General Meeting at Speke Resort Munyonyo in Kampala, Uganda, from 16-18 November 2016.These i[...] Read More