Uganda emerged Second on Africa continent with most accredited Laboratories
Cape Town SA - 13 Dec 2023
At the 6th Biennial SLMTA Symposium meeting, a pre conference meeting held on the 10th and 11th December , before the official biennial conference for the Africa Society of Laboratory Medicine ( ASLM) taking place in South African - Cape Town 2023
Uganda was awarded 2nd place for having the most SLMTA accredited laboratories second to Kenya
"We thank the leadership of the Ministry of Health and pthe department of laboratory services for embracing quality laboratory service delivery and we thank our partners for the support given to use to reach this far," Dr. Susan Nabbada, the Commissioner Laboratory Services at MoH said.
Uganda has 73 internationally accredited human health laboratories both in the public and private sector, together with laboratories in research and academic institutions