Dr. Samuel Guma

Board Chairperson

Dr. Samuel Guma MB.Ch.B, MPH, Msc Palliative Medicine
He is a Public Health and Palliative Medicine specialist with 18 years’ experience in providing comprehensive care for patients with HIV/AIDS and Cancer including palliative care. He has Bachelor’s degree in Medicine and Surgery from Makerere University Kampala, a Masters degree in Public Health at the University of Limpopo in South Africa and a Masters degree in Palliative Medicine from the Cardiff University (UK).
He is the Executive Director of Kawempe Home Care, a Non-Governmental organisation that provides comprehensive care for patients with Cancer and HIV/AIDS.
His areas of expertise include; Palliative care for patients with Cancer and HIV/AIDS, Program management, operational research, organisational governance, advocacy for improved health care, project monitoring and evaluation and leadership.
He is a former President of the Palliative Care Association of Uganda and is a member of the Rotary Club of Kampala Naguru.
He is passionate about increasing access to oncology and palliative care services for vulnerable patients with cancer.

Board of Directors

Dr. Samuel Guma

Board Chairperson
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Dr. Ubaldo Bahemuka

Vice Chairperson
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Eva Nalugwa Kabanda

Board Secretary
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Otim Lawrence

Treasurer
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Dr. Jackson Bitarabeho, MB, ChB; MPH; Dip BOM

Board Member
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Mercy Oikirize Tayebwa

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Dr. Joyce Balagadde - Kambugu

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Dr. Sempiira Joshua

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Pauline Picho

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Genza Peter

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Ebusu Paul

Executive Director - Ex - Officio Member
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