News for March 2009

Uganda: Two clinics in ten days

With support from The Children’s AIDS Fund, I will be working with Dr. Elioda Tumweisgwe to set up FrontlineSMS:Medic programs at Bushenyi Medican Center and Kabwohe Clinical Research Center in the western rural district of Bushenyi. Dr. Tumweisgwe is the Chairman of the Uganda Parliament’s HIV Committee.

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Over 200 CHWs will be involved in the two programs for the clinics, which collectively serve 800,000 people in 29 subcounties and 2,304 villages.

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Here’s my schedule from the night of March 18th:

I’ll be documenting those two weeks with a Flip video camcorder, courtesy of the Clinton Global Initiative. Somewhere in there, my last quarter at Stanford begins. \+/

Posted: March 8th, 2009
Categories: HIV/AIDS Care
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