Building an African Biomedical Research community using 
A Workshop made in Uganda

Thanks to our sponsors and faculty:






Participating Faculty

Dr. Ahmed Adedeji - Institute of Biomedical Research, KIU, Uganda
Dr. Alvaro Ferreira - Instituto Gulbenkian de Ciencia, Portugal
Dr. Acaimo González-Reyes - CABD, University Pablo Olavide, Spain
Dr. Francis Jiggings - University of Cambridge, UK
Dr. Mª Dolores Martín-Bermudo - CABD, University Pablo Olavide, Spain
Dr. Silvia Muñoz-Descalzo - University of Bath, UK
Dr. Isabel Palacios - University of Cambridge, UK
Dr. Marta Vicente-Crespo - Institute of Biomedical Research, KIU, Uganda
Dr. Timothy Weil - University of Cambridge, UK
Dr. William Wood - University of Bristol, UK


Previous Workshops:

29th September- 11th October 2014

Institute of Biomedical Research, 

Kampala International University 

Western Campus, 

Ishaka-Bushenyi, Uganda


Drosophila in Biomedical Research: 

Affordable and Impacting

A course covering the milestones of Developmental Biology and the use of Drosophila melanogaster as a model organism for high quality biomedical research. 

Hosted by the Institute of Biomedical ResearchKIU Western Campus


We are forever thankful to past sponsors: 



Special thanks toTony Kouzarides for his generosity which enabled the course to take place.