Dr. Esther C Atukunda

Senior Lecturer / Chair Quality Assurance


Position Senior Lecturer / Chair Quality Assurance

Pharm-Bio Technology and Traditional Medicine Centre (PHARMBIOTRAC)

Qualification PhD
Current Research Randomized controlled trial on immunological effect of Artemisia Annua & Moringa on HAART patients, Maternal Health Mobile technologies, Adherence to preconception HIV reduction among uninfected women in rural Uganda, evaluating quality, availability and price interplay on the choice of medicines.
Thematic areas HIV, Maternal Heath, Adherence, pregnancy desire
Research Interest
  • HIV, Maternal Heath, pregnancy desire
  • Adherence
  • Access to medicines
  • Pharmaceutical care and practice
  • Outcomes research and health policy reforms
Courses taught
  • Clinical trials & Drug designs
  • Pharmaco-epidemiology
  • Research methods
  • Laboratory data Interpretation
Publications 20
Projects 4 as a Principal Investigator and 2 as a co-investigator
Supervision 12
Memberships to Professional bodies 2
Awards and Prizes Fogarty Emerging Global Leader Award, Best young researcher of the year, MUST-MGH (2015,2016,2017)
Online Profile Research Gate Profile

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