Public Health Officer

Dynamic and dedicated public health professional with a Bachelor of Science in Biological sciences and a forthcoming Master's degree in Public Health. Seeking to leverage academic background and practical experience to contribute effectively as a lecturer in a School of Public Health or in diverse roles within the public health sector.

Last Resume Update February 20, 2024
Address Kampala, Uganda
Phone Number +256 778625401


Lira Regional Referral Hospital
Jul 2023 - Jan 2024

 Integrated public health principles into the curriculum by incorporating case studies and examples related to infectious diseases, environmental health, and epidemiology.
 Engaged students in discussions and activities exploring the intersections between biology, chemistry, and public health to foster a multidisciplinary understanding of health issues.
 Mentored students in research projects focused on topics such as water quality testing, air pollution monitoring, and disease transmission patterns to promote critical thinking and scientific inquiry.
 Organized field trips and laboratory exercises that exposed students to real-world applications of biological and chemical concepts in public health research and practice.
 Provided guidance and support to students interested in pursuing careers in public health, including advising on academic pathways, internships, and professional development opportunities.
 Contributed to the development of educational resources and materials on public health topics for use in classrooms and extracurricular activities.

Abaarso School of Science and Technology
Head of Residential Life
Sep 2021 - Sep 2023

 Led the development and implementation of comprehensive wellness programs aimed at promoting physical, mental, and emotional well-being among students residing on campus.
 Designed and facilitated workshops on topics such as stress management, healthy lifestyle choices, and sexual health to educate students on key public health issues.
 Implemented policies and protocols to ensure a safe and hygienic living environment, including regular sanitation inspections and disease prevention measures.
 Collaborated with school administration, healthcare professionals, and community organizations to address public health concerns and coordinate resources for student support.
 Conducted risk assessments and emergency preparedness drills to enhance campus safety and response capabilities.
 Established partnerships with local health clinics and organizations to provide access to healthcare services and resources for students.


Cavendish University
Master of Public Health
Aug 2022 - Current

Relevant coursework: Fundamentals of Public Health, Epidemiology, Biostatistics, Health Policy Planning and Analysis, Monitoring and Evaluation, Public Health Nutrition, Health in Disaster and Emergency Situations, Health Services Management, Financial Management, Environmental and Occupational Health, Family and Reproductive Health, Health Promotions, Infectious and Non-infectious Diseases Control, Demography, Health Research Methodology, and Dissertation (in progress).

University of Kisubi
Bachelor of Science
Aug 2015 - Oct 2018

Relevant coursework: General Research Methods, Fundamentals of IT, Developing Critical Thinking, Human Growth and Development, Communication Skills, Ethics and Human Rights, Growth and Development of Organisms, Parasitology and Entomology, Ecology and Field Biology, Bacteriology, mycology and virology, Guidance and counseling, Comparative Cultures, Biostatistics, Environmental Chemistry, and Dissertation.

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