The CMHS dental school received a donation of equipment.

The demand for dental services and care grows faster than the supply chain of professionals and specialists needed in the sector. The UR dental clinic based at Remera Campus recently received a donation from dentists without borders based in Denmark, the digital equipment will serve clients/patients and students with more efficiency and precision as well as cutting short the time spent on consultation and treatment for the patients at the college dental clinic. The donation included a scanner, a laptop, sprint ray 3D printer, Pro washer dry machine, crown resin and a resin tank with...

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Welcome to UR-CMHS Prof. Erik PERJONS from CEBE/UR SIDA

Today 27 Feb 2023, the CMHS Principal has received and welcomed Prof. Erik PERJONS, one of the Sweden PhD supervisors for the students under CEBE/UR SIDA sub program of digital health.

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A delegation from ELMA Foundation met the UR-CMHS Principal, Prof. Abraham MITIKE

Today on 27 Feb 2023, the UR-CMHS Principal, Prof. Abraham MITIKE, has received a delegation from ELMA Foundation. ELMA Foundation is an American Organization that invests in Organizations that improve the lives of children in Africa. The UR-CMHS collaborates with ELMA foundation through an existing Tripartite Collaborative Framework for Implementation of ELMA Pediatric Health Workforce Development targeting Neonatology and Pediatrics as prioritized areas. Institutions included in collaborative framework : • University of Rwanda College of Medicine and Health Sciences • Human Resources...

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Handover event between the UR-CMHS Outgoing and incoming Principals

Today -on Monday 13 February 2023, the University of Rwanda Vice-Chancellor Dr.Kayihura M. Didas has led a handover ceremony between the Outgoing Principal of the UR-CMHS Assoc. Prof Jeanne KAGWIZA and the incoming one Prof. Abraham Haileamlak Mitike, and also he witnessed the signing of a report that contains College staff and students related statistics, all the work functions and responsibilities. Also present were the UR-DVC-SPIA, UR-DVC-Finance, the Principals (CBE & CAVM) and UR-CMHS Deans, Deputy Deans, Directors and Heads of Departments. Assoc. Prof. Jeanne KAGWIZA thanked...

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UR - University Teaching Hospitals recognized as international training centers in Endoscopy

In collaboration with the University of Rwanda, King Faisal Hospital (KFH) and Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Kigali (CHUK) have been recognized and awarded by the World Endoscopy Organization to : 1- Implement quality education in digestive endoscopy, gastroenterology and hepatology fellowship training. 2- Increase access and knowledge of endoscopy in underserved areas of the world 3- Support international cooperation to achieve optimal practices in endoscopy 4- Inform the public of the many benefits from high quality and safe endoscopy The existing collaboration with the Ministry...

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UR Vice Chancellor opens International narrative therapy & community work conference

Participants from over 30 Countries are attending an International Narrative Therapy & Community Work Conference hosted by the Center for Mental Health under the UR-College of Medicine and Health Sciences in partnership with Dulwich Center Foundation, SOS Children’s Villages Rwanda and Geruka Healing Centre. The Conference seeks to share experiences in responding to Mental Health hardships using narrative ideas which have continued to be used by practitioners from several countries across the world and also share research findings on narrative therapy. The International Conference is...

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