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    • Save the Mothers International (What’s going on?) 

      Chamberlin, Jean Froese (2018-02-23)
    • Setting research priorities to improve global newborn health and prevent stillbirths by 2025 

      Yoshida, Sachiyo; Martines, José; Lawn, Joy E; Wall, Stephen; Souza, Joăo Paulo; Rudan, Igor; Cousens, Simon; Aaby, Peter; Adam, Ishag; Adhikari, Ramesh Kant; Ambalavanan, Namasivayam; Arifeen, Shams EI; Aryal, Dhana Raj; Asiruddin, Sk; Baqui, Abdullah; Barros, Aluisio JD; Benn, Christine S; Bhandari, Vineet; Bhatnagar, Shinjini; Bhattacharya, Sohinee; Bhutta, Zulfiqar A; Black, Robert E; Blencowe, Hannah; Bose, Carl; Brown, Justin; Bührer, Christoph; Carlo, Wally; Cecatti, Jose Guilherme; Cheung, Po–Yin; Clark, Robert; Colbourn, Tim; Conde–Agudelo, Agustin; Corbett, Erica; Czeizel, Andrew E; Das, Abhik; Day, Louise Tina; Deal, Carolyn; Deorari, Ashok; Dilmen, Uğur; English, Mike; Engmann, Cyril; Esamai, Fabian; Fall, Caroline; Ferriero, Donna M; Gisore, Peter; Hazir, Tabish; Higgins, Rosemary D; Homer, Caroline SE; Hoque, DE; Irgens, Lorentz; Islam, MT; Graft–Johnson, Joseph de; Joshua, Martias Alice; Keenan, William; Khatoon, Soofia; Kieler, Helle; Kramer, Michael S; Lackritz, Eve M; Lavender, Tina; Lawintono, Laurensia; Luhanga, Richard; Marsh, David; McMillan, Douglas; McNamara, Patrick J; Mol, Ben Willem J; Molyneux, Elizabeth; Mukasa, G. K; Mutabazi, Miriam; Nacul, Luis Carlos; Nakakeeto, Margaret; Narayanan, Indira; Olusanya, Bolajoko; Osrin, David; Paul, Vinod; Poets, Christian; Reddy, Uma M; Santosham, Mathuram; Sayed, Rubayet; Schlabritz–Loutsevitch, Natalia E; Singhal, Nalini; Smith, Mary Alice; Smith, Peter G; Soofi, Sajid; Spong, Catherine Y; Sultana, Shahin; Tshefu, Antoinette; Bel, Frank van; Gray, Lauren Vestewig; Waiswa, Peter; Wang, Wei; Williams, Sarah LA; Wright, Linda; Zaidi, Anita; Zhang, Yanfeng; Zhong, Nanbert; Zuniga, Isabel; Bahl, Rajiv (Journal of Global health, 2016-06)
      Background In 2013, an estimated 2.8 million newborns died and 2.7 million were stillborn. A much greater number suffer from long term impairment associated with preterm birth, intrauterine growth restriction, congenital ...
    • Setting up a Standardized Peripheral Blood Mononuclear Cells Processing Laboratory to Support Multi-center HIV/AIDS Vaccine and Intervention Trials. 

      Njai, Harr Freeya; Gombe, Ben; Khamis, Tomusange; Birungi, Josephine; Ruzagira, Eugene; Admassu, Dareskedar; Tarragona-Fiol, Tony; Porter, Kholoud; Stevens, Gwynneth; Mugisha, Joseph; Gilmour, Jill; Kamali, Anatoli; Kaleebu, Pontiano (Labmedicine, 2011)
      Despite infrastructure and capacity challenges in Africa, significant development has been made in the number of laboratories supporting immunological and safety studies required for large-scale HIV/AIDS vaccine or ...
    • Shiitabo Shishiwaamba Khu Bwiile 

      Verbeek, Clare; Thembani, Diadla; Buthelezi, Zanele (African Storybook Initiative, 2007)
      This is a story about the rain and the young children who were playing in the compound.
    • Shisirani Namwe Ihabi? 

      Namee, Lillian (African Storybook Initiative, 2014)
      This is a story about the heavy rains which took place in the village and it lead to floods all over.
    • Short Communication HIV Type 1 Transmitted Drug Resistance and Evidence of Transmission Clusters among Recently Infected Antiretroviral-Naive Individuals from Ugandan Fishing Communities of Lake Victoria 

      Nazziwa, Jamirah; Njai, Harr Freeya; Ndembi, Nicaise; Birungi, Josephine; Lyagoba, Fred; Gershim, Asiki; Nakiyingi-Miiro, Jessica; Nielsen, Leslie; Mpendo, Juliet; Nanvubya, Annet; Debont, Jan; Grosskurth, Heiner; Kamali, Anatoli; Seeley, Janet; Kaleebu, Pontiano (Aids Research and Human Retroviruses, 2013)
      Human immunodeficiency virus type 1 (HIV-1) prevalence and incidence in the fishing communities on Lake Victoria in Uganda are high. This population may play a role in driving the HIV epidemic in Uganda including the spread ...
    • Sisyutse Sye’Tsala Ni Kamatsangwali Kamalulu 

      Mabeta, Kholeka (African Storybook Initiative, 2014)
      This is a story about the dog which was hungry and it needed to eat something.
    • Social Experiences of Women with Obstetric Fistula Seeking Treatment at Mulago National Referral Hospital in Kampala, Uganda 

      Barageine, Justus Kafunjo; Marielle, Meurice; Rene, Genadry; Carol, Heimer; Galya, Ruffer (2017-08)
      BACKGROUND Obstetric fistula is a preventable and treatable condition predominately affecting women in low-income countries. Understanding the social context of obstetric fistula may lead to improved prevention and ...
    • Social media and Social Transformation in Uganda‘s families 

      Kaddu, Sarah; Mukasa, Geoffrey (African Research and Documentation, 2016)
      The development and application of social media, has transformed Ugandan social life. Transformations are seen in the way Ugandans are socializing with one another and in the way families utilize their free time. Through ...
    • Ssengana Khu Soma 

      Namee, Lillian (African Storybook Initiative, 2014)
      This story is about a young boy who loved reading stories and could narrate what he has read to his mother.
    • Stability for descriptors of Solanum aethiopicum Shum group (family Solanaceae) 

      Kabod, Nahamya Pamela; Sseremba, Godfrey; Buteme, Ruth; Masanza, Michael; Kizito, Balyejusa Elizabeth; Kasharu, Katwijukye Apolo (Journal of Plant Breeding and Crop Science, 2018-09-30)
      Solanum aethiopicum Shum group is a nutrient-rich and income-generating crop enterprise in various sub-Saharan Africa countries. Despite its importance, the development of its improved varieties has not been prioritized. ...
    • Stalk-eyed fly, Diopsis sp. population dynamics under varying temperature and Relative Humidity in rice ecosystems 

      Kayongo, Charles; Mbogga, Michael S.; Goncalves, de Abreu Aluana; Masika, Fred; Masanza, Michael; Barrigossi, Jose Alexandre Freitas; Kizito, Elizabeth B. (2018-02)
      Although the stalk-eyed fly (Diopsis sp.) has been observed in Ugandan rice fields, there is limited information on the fly’s population and its potential threat to rice production. This study assessed the stalk-eyed fly ...
    • Standardization of cytokine flow cytometry assays 

      Maecker, Holden T.; Rinfret, Aline; D'Souza, Patricia; Darden, Janice; Roig, Eva; Landry, Claire; Hayes, Peter; Birungi, Josephine; Anzala, Omu; Garcia, Miguel; Harari, Alexandre; Frank, Ian; Baydo, Ruth; Baker, Megan; Holbrook, Jennifer; Ottinger, Janet; Lamoreaux, Laurie; Epling, C. Lorrie; Sinclair, Elizabeth; Suni, Maria A.; Punt, Kara; Calarota, Sandra; El-Bahi, Sophia; Alter, Gailet; Maila, Hazel; Kuta, Ellen; Cox, Josephine; Gray, Clive; Altfeld, Marcus; Nougarede, Nolwenn; Boyer, Jean; Tussey, Lynda; Tobery, Timothy; Bredt, Barry; Roederer, Mario; Koup, Richard; Maino, Vernon C.; Weinhold, Kent; Pantaleo, Giuseppe; Gilmour, Jill; Horton, Helen; Sekaly, Rafick P. (BioMed Central Ltd., 2005-06-24)
      Background: Cytokine flow cytometry (CFC) or intracellular cytokine staining (ICS) can quantitate antigen-specific T cell responses in settings such as experimental vaccination. Standardization of ICS among laboratories ...
    • Stigma gets in my way: Factors affecting client-provider communication regarding child bearing among people living with HIV in Uganda 

      Beyeza-Kashesya, Jolly; Wanyenze, Rhoda K.; Goggin, Kathy; Finocchario-Kessler, Sarah; Woldetsadik, Mahlet Atakilt; Mindry, Deborah; Birungi, Josephine; Wagner, Glenn J. (2018-02-20)
      Introduction Many HIV-affected couples living in sub-Saharan Africa desire to have children, but few quantitative studies have examined support for their childbearing needs. Our study explored client-provider communication ...
    • Stigma trajectories among people living with HIV (PLHIV) embarking on a life time journey with antiretroviral drugs in Jinja, Uganda 

      Mbonye, Martin; Nakamanya, Sarah; Birungi, Josephine; King, Rachel; Seeley, Janet; Jaffar, Shabbar (BioMed Central Ltd., 2013-09-05)
      Background: Stigma is a barrier to HIV prevention and treatment. There is a limited understanding of the types of stigma facing people living with HIV (PLHIV) on antiretroviral therapy (ART). We describe the stigma ...
    • The story of Advocacy for Better Health 

      Dombo, Moses (2018-02-23)
    • Strategies for faith engagement within One’s Career:The role of Uganda Christian University in preparing students for Post-graduation life. 

      Rugyendo, Medard (Taylor & Francis Group, LLC, 2015)
      This article examines the role of Uganda Christian University (UCU) in devising strategies for the sustenance of Christian faith in one’s career for the betterment of the society despite its social ills. The current theme ...
    • Strengthening district-based health reporting through the district health management information software system: the Ugandan experience 

      Kiberu, Vincent Micheal; Matovu, Joseph K. B.; Makumbi, Fredrick; Kyozira, Carol; Mukooyo, Eddie; Wanyenze, Rhoda K. (BioMed Central Ltd., 2014-05)
      Background: Untimely, incomplete and inaccurate data are common challenges in planning, monitoring and evaluation of health sector performance, and health service delivery in many sub-Saharan African settings. We document ...
    • Strengthening health workforce capacity through work-based training 

      Matovu, Joseph K. B.; Wanyenze, Rhoda K.; Mawemuko, Susan; Okui, Olico; Bazeyo, William; Serwadda, David (BioMed Central Ltd., 2013-01)
      Background: Although much attention has been given to increasing the number of health workers, less focus has been directed at developing models of training that address real-life workplace needs. Makerere University School ...
    • The structure of news in Community Audio Towers 

      Semujju, Brian (Journal of African Media Studies, 2017)
      This article draws attention to the current sensational modernist conceptualization of news as conflict and prominence to argue that news among the poor be understood as activities happening in a village. Findings obtained ...