Monthly Archives: September 2012

Awaiting Safari Day

Hi all- this is just a really quick post (because my computer power is waning) to let you know we are all eagerly waiting to embark on our safari to Murchison Falls National Park, Uganda tomorrow.  This will be our … Continue reading

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Pharmacy Students Help Red Cross Educate to Prevent Cholera

The post for today is written by one of the pharmacy students but before that, I wanted to let you know how cool it has been today. You hear “Africa” and think “hot”, or at least I did. Tonight, though … Continue reading

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Patient Care Experiences at Masindi Kitara Medical Center, Uganda

Blog Post from Masindi, Uganda by Michael Maccia  Beginning this week and continuing next week, we are working with the Masindi Kitara Medical Center (MKMC). On Monday, Ben, Dr. Bohan, and I met with Newman, the business director of the … Continue reading

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1 Year Later: Returning to Rural Villages of Masindi District, Uganda

Today we took a road trip to the Villages of Iranda and Mboira.  I wanted to thank them for participating in my research (oral surveys that were conducted last summer).  It took about 45 minutes to reach the first village … Continue reading

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Ziwa Rhino Sancturary, Uganda

Today we went to the Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary, which is about 1 hour outside of Masindi towards Kampala.  The Rhino’s there are called White Rhinos but not because of their color. The animals are actually grey and the name is … Continue reading

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Arrival in Masindi, Uganda

Hello from Masindi, Uganda!  After getting the car loaded in Kampala, we started to head down the lane when one of the other guests, a pediatrician from the UK, ran down the hill to catch us before we left.  She … Continue reading

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Presentations & More Presentations

It’s been another very productive day.  This morning started off by arriving at Mulago Hospital where at 9am, I (Dr. Bohan), was to present a patient case and discuss the pharmaceutical care issues and how to resolve them.  We were … Continue reading

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