MUII –Plus Mentees List




Research Interest



1. Cosmos Nasasira


I have been the MUMSA Treasurer, EC chair Makchs, chair, MSI. Am self-motivated student who would like to create an impact on the entire world through innovation. Am interested in health related innovations The causes of the increased number of youth using and getting addicted to drugs and alcohol ,the impact of the use of these drugs health wise and the solutions to these negative impacts. Makerere University 4th Year
2.  Constatine Ouma My goal is to promote health in this country more so by educating people on how to prevent diseases most especially the communicable diseases. Infectious diseases like malaria, tuberculosis, HIV/AIDS Makerere University 2nd Year
3. Robert Kimera A Master’s of science student of immunology and
clinical microbiology. I have defended my proposal at the Department of medical microbiology college of health sciences and also presented at the IRB of biomedical sciences. My research project is Incidence of Carriage of Carbapenem Resistant
Enterobacteriaceae among patients admitted to the general intensive care(ICU) unit of Mulago Hospital.
I have started sample collection about 8 samples yet my sample size is 75 patients. This is a prospective cohort study design.
Antimicrobial resistance (AMR) Makerere University Masters
4.  Nabakawa Safinah Haula I am pursuing a Bachelor of Biomedical Laboratory Technology.
My goals are to start up with my career as a Laboratory Technologist  and to make necessary efforts to communicate and inspire teenagers and the youth in different areas.
The causes of the increased number of youth using and getting addicted to drugs and alcohol ,the impact of the use of these drugs health wise and the solutions to these negative impacts. Makerere University 1st Year
5. Eva Negesa Holding a diploma in Human Resource Management from Management Training and Advisory Center (MTAC Nakawa). My goal is to build my career to higher heights(professional HR)   LIBERTY ICD Namanve HR Manager
6. James Galandi Am doing Agro Forestry and Community Development. I have collected data but my difficulty is in analyzing it. Rescue me quickly because the deadline for the draft thesis handing in  is 15-05-2019. My research topic is FARM FORESTRY DIAGNOSIS FOR INCREASED WOOD SUPPLY IN UGANDA in Mubende and Kasanda District Makerere University Masters degree

2nd Year

7. Enid Kawala Am a Social Scientist mastering in Public Health. My goal is to be a good public health social scientist who is good at carrying out descriptive qualitative research studies  in the health sector. Antimicrobial resistance Busitema University, Mbale Masters
8. Kivumbi Mark Tefero I am pursuing a bachelor of Biomedical Laboratory Technology. My goal is to get know using Bioinformatics which knowledge I will be able to use with other disciplines to combat antimicrobial resistance, new and re-emerging infections. Bioinformatics which deals with gene sequences and loci. Makerere University Completing 2nd Year
9. Michael Musisi Am pursing a Bachelor of Cytotechnology
Am currently doing a research on thyroiditis also on cervical cancer
i will be very glad if am considered
I want to be mentored on doing research in immunology and bioinformatics Makerere University 3rd Year
10. Edrine Isaac Mayanja Am very passionate about impacting on science and world health specifically through research Public health and specifically sexual and reproductive health Kabale University 3rd Year
11. Samuel Muwayire To be among the leading researchers in the field of Immunology I am interested in understanding the immunology underlying the development of asthma and how the different environmental factors could affect asthma Agakhan University Hospital, Uganda Laboratory technologist
12. Shamsuddeen Aliyu   Women and children nutrition and male involvement St. Augustine International University – Nigeria 2nd Year
13. Nuwagaba Julius   Research in global health and public health Makerere University 4th Year
14. Sharon Nemwa   My interest is how to provide best health knowledge and service to the community and how they can benefit from that. Uganda Virus Research Institute Volunteer
15. Namuli Lilian Kayondo Understanding the immune-genetic mechanisms
in infectious diseases with special interest in malaria research.
  Makerere University MSc Graduate Immunology and Clinical Microbiology

Wangira Micheal

    Uganda College of Commerce Tororo First Class Diploma Graduate
17. Joel Eyamu I am a Soft ware developer Computational Prediction of Multi-Drug Resistant Tuberculosis Makerere University Final Year
18. Nakimuli Cynthia


I am an enthusiastic person passionate about biomedical research pursuing an academic career about infectious diseases particularly immunology of HIV
and TB as well as other neglected tropical diseases in Africa.
Biomedical research Makerere University  
19. Alex Wesigye To be one of the commendable experts/gurus in Research in my generation. I am Statistician and an Economist by Profession. I can therefore be engaged in any socio –economic research, Household surveys among others. Currently I help university students write proposal, Data Analysis and reports. Social economic research


Data Tech Director
20. Benjamin Kakinda Am pursuing a degree in Biomedical Laboratory Technology The nutrition sector and research about the toxins, like aflatoxins in foods ,those  fermentative bacteria that may add value to some foods like cabbages if first preserved and then sold after fermentative bacteria Makerere University  
21. Jaimin Varsani I chose to be a part of your mentorship programme for the following reasons:

1. I want a better academic experience from my university. Just studying at the university is not what I want.
2. I want to apply what I study at the college in practical use. I can do that by researching on certain topics.
3. Having a person guiding me as a mentor will help me a lot academically.

1. The performance of students in my college in terms of academics
2. If air pollution could be the reason people are predisposed respiratory diseases
Makerere University 2nd Year
22. Ignatius Asasira I want to be the doctor who will speak out for fellow doctors and other medical personel at national and international level so that their welfare and zeal of saving plus serving mankind is boosted Am so passionate about two aspects of my field
1. How to be a good surgeon in our country where there are few resources especially neurosurgeon. And if it meant moving out of the country, where can I best get these skills to come back and help my people in Uganda
2. I like research especially Medical research and this is evidenced with the ongoing hepi project research that am currently involved in at Makerere college of health sciences
Makerere University 2nd Year
23. Andrew Masinde Outstanding full stack software (Desktop, Web and Mobile) Applications developer,
passionate, hands-on and talented Software processional with over 3 years in research
and 8 years proven expertise in object-oriented analysis and design and exceptional
record overseeing all facets of Software Development Life Cycle, from analysis and
design to implementation and maintenance
  IT Specialist & Data Analyst SOFTWARE ENGINEER AND