INTRODUCTION

Under the guidance of the Academy Board the Ugandan Academy for Health Innovation and Impact will undertake a series of projects, which include; Capacity building, drug Resistance in a long term HIV Cohort, the scholarship as well as mhealth/Call for Life project.

The objectives of the initial projects will be to:

  • Gain an understanding on conditions affecting HIV and TB drug treatment effectiveness and prevention of HIV and TB drug resistance in Uganda.
  • Develop and implement models to:
    • (a) facilitate professional development of Health Care Professionals, and Allied Health Care workers;
    • (b) Promote health knowledge, healthy behaviors and adherence to treatment through the use of mobile and other technologies.