Article Published: 31 Jul 2017 - 9:27pm
The Viral load performance review meeting for division level that runs for 5 days began today with Nakawa Division and comprised of ART Manager, Lab.In-charge, Facility In-charge, Clinician or counselor, DMO, Bio-statistician and 2 representatives of HIV Partners. The same will apply to the participants from the other divisions.
Article Published: 28 Jul 2017 - 7:52pm
It was such an amazing day as people matched around Makerere in creation of awareness of the viral infection that attacks the liver. The day was a success with joint force from our partners i.e UPDF, Uganda Police, UMC Victoria Hospital, Novik, Save your Liver Foundation Ug, MBN laboratories, AAR, Kimsy meds and Center for Private Health and social adjustment.Over 360 clients were tested for Hepatitis B at Makerere sports grounds and got to know their status. LETS RISE AGAINST THIS VIRUS
Article Published: 26 Jul 2017 - 6:21pm
The two day Hepatitis B testing in the heart of the city brought awareness to many who had no clue of what the disease is all about and had 1228 clients test to know their status. We appreciate all people that turned up for the test and those that did not will have a chance on the World Hepatitis day. Thanks to CPHL/UNHLS, School of Biomedical Lab Sciences Makerere and Novik Hospital for the initiative to serve the nation for a better tomorrow. Together we shall kick out Hepatitis disease
Article Published: 24 Jul 2017 - 9:51am
Students of Kibuli Senior Secondary school have been tested for Hepatitis B and HIV. Counseling services were offered for awareness purposes so as to have virus free generation.
Article Published: 18 Jul 2017 - 3:43pm
IPs and UNHLS top management met at Golden Tulip Canaan Hotel in Kampala yesterday to discuss issues concerning the Hub Sample transport system and came up with resolutions to challenges discussed.
Article Published: 16 Jul 2017 - 1:43pm
As our 90 90 90 strategy, a task-force was yesterday at Bugolobi market with Councillors of Nakawa division communicating with the clients who were being tested for HIV and Hepatitis B. 338 clients were tested and are aware of their status.
Article Published: 8 Jul 2017 - 4:24pm
Over 200 clients turned up for HIV and Hepatitis B tests today and the vaccination being done from Butabika hospital at a minimal cost of only 12000/= for Hep B negative patients.
Article Published: 7 Jul 2017 - 1:00pm
The four days training(4th-7th July 2017) of the CPHL staff in advanced Microsoft excel, access and STATA, has equipped the team with more skills and will enable them discover meaningful insights that may have gone unnoticed in data.
Article Published: 29 Jun 2017 - 10:47am
A meeting chaired by Dr. Zziwa was attended by all Implementing partners so as to generate demand for viral load. With our capacity to run 1.5 million tests, the meeting was to share best practices in viral load demand creation and plan for upcoming VL campaign in July/August 2017.
Article Published: 27 Jun 2017 - 4:35pm
The technical working group from the five countries i.e Burundi, Rwanda, Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda have gathered to discuss achievements, challenges, lessons learnt and way forward for the laboratories in these countries.