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Mulago National Referral Hospital, Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda

Mulago Hospital was founded in 1913 and is the main national regional hospital for the entire country of Uganda. It is also a teaching hospital for the Makerere College of Health Sciences, and it serves as a general hospital for the Kampala metropolitan area. The hospital offers services in most medical and surgical subspecialties, in addition to dentistry, emergency medicine, pediatrics, and intensive care. It is the largest public hospital in the country with 1,500 beds and about 1,880 employees.

Emergency Medicine (EM) is a three-year clinical Masters in Medicine degree at the College of Health Sciences at Makerere University in Kampala, Uganda with clinical teachings mainly at the Emergency Department of Mulago National Referral Hospital. The program strives to impart a broad clinical working knowledge of emergency medicine including pre-hospital services and disaster management, with concurrent clinical understanding of disease pathophysiology, while also instilling a professional attitude and behavior towards others and providing a foundation in medical research. The program will train eight students in its first year, and these graduates will become the first EM physicians to staff regional referral hospitals across Uganda.

Rosh Review will be the first exam question bank the program will routinely use for practice. We are honored to be a part of a program that will directly improve the health of the people of Uganda through innovative teaching and research and will provide services that respond to societal needs.

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