ISPOR Uganda Regional Chapter

Chapter Activities

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    Health Technology Assessment (HTA) and Health Economics in Uganda
    A collaboration between ISPOR Uganda Chapter and Departments of Pharmacy, Global Health and Health Services, University of Washington

    The "HTA & Health Economics in Uganda" workshop was held on August 4-5, 2015 in the Research Department of the Infectious Diseases Institute, Makerere University in Kampala. Participants addressed the following questions:

     

    • Is Uganda ready to establish a formal HTA body at a central level?  If not, when will Uganda be ready?
    • Where should a body be located in the government? How independent should it be?
    • What are the potential applications of HTA for evidence bases policy development in Uganda?
    • What factors are conducive to introducing HTA in Uganda and what are the barriers?
    • What should the government disinvest and invest in , what selection criteria should be used? What are the possible barriers in the disinvestment?  Who should be involved: stakeholders and target users?



    Workshop Report
  • Training Sessions by ISPOR Uganda Chapter
    Cost-effectiveness Research in Resource Limited Settings

    The sessions were held in Infectious Diseases Institute, Makerere University College of Health Sciences:
    1:00pm-2:00pm Guest Lecture by Dr. Andreas Kuznik, Director, Global Health Economics and Outcomes Research, Pfizer, New York, NY, USA
    2:30pm-4:00pm Training Session: Introduction to Markov Modeling by Dr. Kuznik

    For follow up materials, please contact: isporuganda@gmail.com



  • ISPOR 16th Annual European Congress, Dublin, Ireland, November 2013
    Inaugural ISPOR Uganda Chapter Meeting

    Agenda


About Chapter

Chapter Leadership
PresidentMohammed Lamorde, MBBS, MRCP, PhD
President-ElectDoris Kwesiga, MSc
SecretaryAgnes Gabriella Nyabigambo, MSc
TreasurerMark Ssennono, MSc

Chapter Constitution

Uganda Regional Chapter Constitution

Annual Reports

Annual Report 2016


Contact Information

ISPOR Uganda Regional Chapter Office
Infectious Diseases Institute, Makerere University College of Health Sciences
P. O. Box 22418
Kampala, Uganda

Tel/fax: +256-414-307226
E-mail: isporuganda@gmail.com

Uganda
Established July 2013
Participants of the HTA & HEOR workshop in Kampala, August 2015
Participants of the HTA & HEOR workshop in Kampala, August 2015
Prof. Lou Garrison led presentations on HTA & HEOR with Dr. Joseph Babigumira
Prof. Lou Garrison led presentations on HTA & HEOR with Dr. Joseph Babigumira
Dr. Lamorde and ISPOR Founding Executive Director Dr. Marilyn Dix Smith at ISPOR 16th European Congress
Dr. Lamorde and ISPOR Founding Executive Director Dr. Marilyn Dix Smith at ISPOR 16th European Congress

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