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....

COVAB IN THE 2017 SUMMER SCHOOL FIELD STUDY

Covab Students  During their field work.The College of Veterinary Medicine, Animal Resources and Biosecurity (CoVAB) held Summer Course field studies in the Eastern and the Western regions of Uganda from 11th June 2017 to 23rd June, 2017.
On hosting students from Mississippi State University led by Prof. Margaret Khaitsa, CoVAB students together with the OHCEA Fellows were privileged to engage in a four-day field study in the eastern part of Uganda under the co-ordination of Dr. Gabriel Tumwine.

The 2017 Western Route Summer School team and the Kibaale National Park rangers pose for a group photo at Kibaale National Park

The 2017 Western Route Summer School team and the Kibaale National Park rangers pose for a group photo at Kibaale National Park

While there, the team engaged in knowledge sharing with the National Live stock Resources Research Institute (NaLIRRI) in Tororo district, on how to cub down Trypanosomiasis and student sensitization on Trypanosomiasis, community visits in Mbale district where we interacted with farmers, visits at Tororo hospital and Namanyonyi Health Center 3, where we interacted with medical personnel about those health centers’ systems, and adventurous tours at the Source of River Nile in Jinja District and the Sipi Falls in Kapchorwa District.
On 18th June, 2017, the team also set off for the Western route for a five-day field study in Kibaale National Park- Kibaale District, Queen Elizabeth National Park, and the Kazinga Channel in Kasese District. While there, they engaged in activities such as collecting samples from animals for examination, bird capturing and examination, and guided forest walks.
The Summer School is a practical experience with international and Makerere University students and researchers as they get insight into Ugandan culture and systems related to Veterinary Medicine, microbiology, and food safety.

One of the students from Mississippi State Univesity observing some of the trapped tsetse flies at NaLIRRI

One of the students from Mississippi State Univesity observing some of the trapped tsetse flies at NaLIRRI

A student in a practical on identifying the reproductive system of the tsetse flyb during a trypanosome study at NaLIRRI

A student in a practical on identifying the reproductive system of the tsetse flyb during a trypanosome study at NaLIRRI

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......