Launching Partnership with National Council of Higher Education in Uganda

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MOU signing ceremony

On February 17th, Seed Global Health entered into a memorandum of understanding with the National Council of Higher Education (NCHE) in Uganda.  This partnership comes at a key juncture for the country.  Following the identification of Uganda’s first cases in March, all universities and health training institutions closed, leading to disruptions in critical programs aimed to address Uganda’s shortages of health workers. Ensuring the resiliency and continuity of health professional education – especially in the contexts of pandemics – will be critical to strengthening Uganda’s health system in the long-term.  Through this partnership and its work with the Ministry of Health and key regional partners, Seed Global Health (Seed) is committed to strengthening human resources for health and clinical practice in Uganda. The inception of this partnership arose from Seed’s work to lead health worker training on COVID care and … Read More

Pre-Service Education Toolkit

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The Pre-Service Toolkit, developed by Jhpiego under the leadership of the Maternal and Child Health Integrated Program (MCHIP), outlines key programmatic steps, highlights lessons learned and identifies relevant resources to assist country programs, donors and governments with pre-service education programs. The toolkit is targeted for midwives, but may be used for other cadres as well.

Situational Analysis of Teaching and Learning of Medicine and Nursing Students at Makerere University College of Health Sciences

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Makerere University College of Health Sciences (MakCHS) in Uganda is undergoing a major reform to become a more influential force in society. The assessment identifies critical gaps in the core competencies of the MakCHS medicine and nursing programs and ways to overcome them in order to achieve goals.