New international collaboration builds capacities in health

Thursday, October 14, 2010

photo of UCU and University of Waterloo representatives at table signing agreement

The Faculty of Applied Health Sciences hosted representatives of Uganda Christian University (UCU) on campus in Waterloo to commemorate a new collaboration to build education and research capacity in the areas of public health, water-health, and health informatics.

Signing the Memorandum of Understanding are (back row) Dr. Edward Mukooza, Executive Director of the International Christian Medical Institute; Susan Elliott, Dean of AHS, (front row) George Dixon, V.P. University Research; Dr. Frederick Kakembo, Associate Dean, School of Research and Post Graduate Studies at UCU; and University of Waterloo President Feridun Hamdullahpur.