Kangaroo Care Workshop

MNCH Team Together with MRC/UVRI/LSHTM after meeting on KC Trial set design in Entebbe, 2019

Corporate Social Responsibility

Paying a visit to the family of the famous Iganga Hospital quintuplets

Neonatal Training Programs
Neonatal Training Programs

Health workers attend a training session during an exchage visit for neonatal nursing trainees

Health Mentorship Programs
Health Mentorship

Health workers at a Health Centre IV in a group work during a mentorship session

Clinical Mentorship
Field Based Training

MNCH Staff during a clinical mentorship at Jinja Referral Hospital

ECD Countdown 2030 Uganda

The collaboration between UNICEF and Countdown to 2030 Women's, Children's, and Adolescent's Health

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Who We Are

The Makerere University Centre of Excellence for Maternal Newborn & Child Health (MNCH) was established in 2013 to serve as a one-stop centre for information, research, and capacity building. The centre operates as a knowledge management arm for the national newborn steering committee to meet the desire of increasing access and availability of reliable knowledge and information to stimulate action and service delivery. We are a team of highly trained, remarkable, and self-motivating people.

Our Vision

Our Vision is a Uganda and region where high-quality evidence drives policy and practice for MNCH.

Our Mission

Our Mission is to build champions for MNCH for research, policy and practice.

Our Core Values

Our Core Values are; Integrity, Quality, Diversity, Innovation & Teamwork

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