Makerere University School of Health Sciences

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Makerere University School of Health Sciences
Established 2007
Type Public
Dean Professor
Location Mulago Hill, Kampala, Uganda
00 20 17N, 32 34 34E
Campus Urban
Affiliations Makerere University

Makerere University School of Health Sciences (MUSM), is one of the schools that constitute Makerere University College of Health Sciences (MUCHS), a semi-autonomous constituent college of Makerere University, Uganda's oldest university. The school was established in 2007 by consolidating the training offered by the University in the disciplines of Dentistry, Pharmacy, Nursing and Physical Therapy under one school. The school provides training in the health sciences at the diploma, undergraduate and postgraduate levels.

Location[edit]

The school's campus is located on Mulago Hill, in northeast Kampala, Uganda's capital and largest city. The location is adjacent to the other schools of MUCHS and to Mulago Hospital Complex, the teaching hospital of Makerere University. The coordinates of the school are: 00° 20' 17"N, 32° 34' 34"S (Latitude:0.3380, Longitude:32.5760)

Overview[edit]

Makerere University School of Health Sciences is one of the schools that constitute Makerere University College of Health Sciences, a constituent semi-autonomous college of Makerere University. The schools of the college include:

The College is headed by a Principal and a Deputy Principal, while each School is headed by a Dean.[1]

Departments[edit]

As of September 2009, the following departments constituted Makerere University School of Health Sciences:[2]

  • Department of Pharmacy
  • Department of Dentistry
  • Department of Nursing
  • Department of Allied Health Sciences (Radiology, Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Medical Laboratory Technology)

Undergraduate Courses[edit]

The following undergraduate courses are offered at Makerere University School of Health Sciences: [3]

Graduate Courses[edit]

The following postgraduate courses are offered at Makerere University School of Health Sciences: [4]

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Coordinates: 00°20′17″N 32°34′34″E / 0.33806°N 32.57611°E / 0.33806; 32.57611