Milestones

Create partnership with Mulago National Referral Hospital
100%
Establish a twinning program with Mbarara Hospital
100%
Create a permanent supplies program to Uganda and Tanzania
75%
Work with MUST to develop a year-round neuroscience institute
50%
Train 50 neurosurgeons
16%
99
Surgical Camps Over 10 Years
99
Surgical Cases Performed
99
Ongoing Research Projects
99
Current Ugandan Neurosurgical Residents

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Welcome to DGNN: Benjamin Mukumbya
Welcome to DGNN: Benjamin Mukumbya
September 10, 2021
September 8, 2021 5 things to know about Benjamin Mukumbya- DGNN's newest team member: Benjamin recently joined DGNN as a research fellow. Benjamin joined DGNN from Northwest Universit...
Dr. Deborah Koltai receives Inaugural Bass Connections Leadership Award
Dr. Deborah Koltai receives Inaugural Bass Connections Leadership Award
June 8, 2021
Deborah Koltai (Associate Professor in Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences and Neurology, School of Medicine) and Jason Somarelli (Assistant Professor in Medicine, School of Medicine) are t...
Epilepsy Care in Low-Income Communities: Erasing Stigma, Saving Lives
Epilepsy Care in Low-Income Communities: Erasing Stigma, Saving Lives
June 8, 2021
Three quarters of people living with epilepsy in low-income countries do not receive the treatment they need, according to a 2019 report from the World Health Organization. The lack of acces...

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