Resumption of studies for Final Year Students of Kabale University School of Medicine: 2019/2020 Academic Year

This is to inform all Final Year Students in Health Science Programmes, that teaching and learning activities which were halted in March due to the outbreak of COVID-19 will resume on Saturday 3rd October, 2020.

You are therefore requested to report on Saturday 3rd October 2020.

The affected students are those taking the following programmes:

  1. Master of Medicine: Obstetrics and Gynaecology
  2. Master of Medicine: Pediatrics and Child Health
  3. Master of Public Health
  4. Bachelor of Nursing Science (Direct Entry)
  5. Bachelor of Nursing Science (Completion)
  6. Bachelor of Environmental Health Science
  7. Diploma in Anaesthesia
  8. Diploma in Health Services Management

You will be required to:

  1. Come with at least four (4) reusable (cloth) masks.
  2. Come with two (2) clinical coats and two (2) aprons,
  3. Come with two (2) uniforms for Nursing Science
  4. Come with four (4) 50mls bottles of alcohol-based hand sanitizers for personal use.
  5. Attend training on COVID-19 Standard Operating Procedures (SOPS).

Please take note that the following Standard Operating Procedures put in place by the Ministry of Health shall be followed:

  1. Mandatory wearing of a face mask at all times.
  2. Social/physical distancing.
  3. Washing of hands regularly and/or sanitizing hands.

The duration of the remaining Semester is 8 weeks (6 weeks for teaching and learning and 2 weeks for examinations).

Narcicir Tibenderana
ACADEMIC REGISTRAR