Some of the certificate graduates pose for a group photo with the dignitaries present

Some of the certificate graduates in Rushere pose for a group photo with the dignitaries present. Read More....

Grants and contracts workshop at Emperial Royale hotel

Grants and contracts workshop at Emperial Royale hotel. Read More......

Covab Students  During their field work

CoVAB Students together with Mississippi State University students collecting samples from a darted elephant at Queen Elizabeth National Park during their field work. Read More......

Members pose for a group phot during the CoVAB deputy handover ceremony on 21st July 2017 in the college E board room

Prof. Kabasa (middle), Prof. Majalija, Dr. Nakavuma, together with Deans and Heads of Departments, and other Support Staff pose for a group photo during the CoVAB Deputy Principal's handover ceremony on 21st July 2017 in the college E-board room. Read More....

UNDERSTANDING THE NECESSARY STEPS AND PROCEDURES IN SETTING UP A GRANTS AND CONTRACTS OFFICE

Grants and contracts workshop at Emperial Royale hotel

On 14th June 2017, the College Administrative Board constituted a Technical Working Group to develop strategic research themes for the College and to propose research administration structures for strengthening research management in the College. Members of this taskforce include Prof Samuel Majalija (Chair), Prof Savino Biryomumaisho, Dr Claire Mugasa, Prof Lawrence Mugisha, Dr Sarah Nalule and Henry Zakumumpa.
On 26th July 2017, Makerere University College of Veterinary Medicine, Animal Resources and Bio-Security (COVAB) hosted discussions on research administration structures for strengthening research management in the College at Imperial Royale Hotel in Kampala.
The purpose of the workshop was to hold an interactive discussion in order to understand the necessary steps and procedures taken in setting up a grants and contracts office at the college level and the different roles played by such an office.
Participants explored the mandate of a grants and contracts office, its leadership and management, considerations when recruiting staff, strategic planning and development, grant writing and the grant management process.
They also explored public engagement, research utilization and knowledge transmission, the possible challenges faced in the process of setting up a grants and contracts office and how to solve these challenges.
Throughout this workshop, participants gained a better understanding of the role of and the necessary steps and procedures taken in setting up a grants and contracts office. They also gained a deeper understanding of the office’s mandate, possible challenges and how to overcome them.

College Staff and Students attending the International Cultural BOMA

College Staff and Students attending the International Cultural BOMA Conference at CoVAB. Read More....

 

The East African Religional Phage Labaratory Training at CoVAB

The East African Religional Phage Labaratory Training at CoVAB. Read More......

BBLT students in practical lesson

BBLT students in practical lesson. Read more.....

Commemorating the World Rabies DayCommemorating the World Rabies Day. Read More....

Participants warming up after the two races

CoVAB in the 2017 Mak Endowment Fund Run. Read More......