Norah Mwebaza, MBChB, MSc

Assistant Lecturer, Department of Pharmacology & Therapeutics, Faculty of Medicine, Makerere University

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Current Main Activities:
Clinical Pharmacology, Therapeutics.


Education and Training:
Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery, Makerere University Kampala

Diploma in Project Planning & Management, Uganda Management Institute

Master of Science in Pharmacology, Makerere University Kampala

Certificate in Rational Drug Use

Certificate in Drug Therapeutic Committee and Training of trainers

Certificate in Neuroscience, Ethics & Survival

Clinical Skills Training

Problem based learning and Training of trainers


Key Publications:

1. Staedke SG, Mwebaza N, Kamya MR, Clark TD, Dorsey G, Rosenthal PJ, Whitty CJ. Home management of malaria with artemether-lumefantrine compared with standard care in urban Ugandan children: a randomised controlled trial. Lancet. 2009 May 9;373(9675):1623-31. doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(09)60328-7. Epub 2009 Apr 9. PMID: 19362361

2. Bukirwa H, Nayiga S, Lubanga R, Mwebaza N, Chandler C, Hopkins H, Talisuna AO, Staedke SG. Pharmacovigilance of antimalarial treatment in Uganda: community perceptions and suggestions for reporting adverse events. Trop Med Int Health. 2008 Sep;13(9):1143-52. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-3156.2008.02119.x. Epub 2008 Jul 8. PMID: 1863131