Visited: Fall, 2016
Dr. Jayne Byakika-Tusiime is Head of Department and Senior Lecturer in the Department of Public Health at Busitema University Faculty of Health Sciences in Eastern Uganda. She graduated with a PhD in Epidemiology from UC Berkeley in 2010. Her research for over ten years has been in the field of HIV, particularly studying issues to do with compliance/adherence to antiretroviral medications (ARVs) among HIV infected individuals in Uganda. Her current research is on determining the impact of solid floors on soil transmitted infections among children in Uganda. Jayne is also developing the curriculum for an Impact Evaluation course to be offered at Busitema University this academic year.