Faculty of Medicine

My Mobile Wallet: An Intervention to Support Access to Tuberculosis Care and Medication Adherence in Rural Uganda

OverView: TB is a serious public health concern which kills more people annually than HIV and malaria combined, and poor treatment adherence limits the success of TB treatment and increases TB transmission. SMS texts and real-time adherence monitoring may provide low-cost and acceptable alternative approaches to supporting TB medication...

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Patient-centered mobile technology interventions to improve maternal health in Uganda (M-Health)

Overview: Antenatal care (ANC) is a mainstay of preventing maternal and perinatal morbidity and mortality but utilization of these services in Uganda remains low. Consequently, maternal and perinatal mortality rates are among the highest in the world. Short message service (SMS) and other mobile health (mHealth) interventions have been...

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RASA

“Advancing HIV/AIDS research is a research administration training program at Mbarara University of Science and Technology(MUST) in collaboration with the University of Virginia” is funded under Grant Number: 1G11TW010948-01A1. The major objective of the study is to strengthen research administration through a Research Administration Training Program with the University of...

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