East African Community Pushing for Joint Medical Examinations

East African Community Pushing for Joint Medical Examinations

The East African Community wants all its member state to have a joint exam for all their practitioners. This will help improve on the level of professionalism and quality of doctors in the region through joining hands and combining efforts. The Uganda Medical and Dental Practitioners Council registrar, Dr. Katumba Ssentongo┬ásaid the joint exam would […]

Uganda Medical Practitioners Council Issues Guidelines on Foreign Trained Medics

Uganda Medical Practitioners Council Issues Guidelines on Foreign Trained Medics

The Uganda Medical and Dental Practitioners Council has availed foreign- trained doctors who would wish to practice medicine in Uganda with stringent guidelines. The guidelines are intended to ensure professionalism of medical practitioners as well as safeguarding the patients. Before being issued with the practicing license, the foreign medics have to sit and pass two […]

Jobs – Uganda Medical and Dental Practitioners Council

Job Title: Legal Officer The Uganda Medical and Dental Practitioners Council is a statutory body established by an Act of Parliament, Chapter 272 of 1996 to regulate and enforce standards of education and practice in Uganda so as to protect society from harmful effects of malpractice. Key Duties and Responsibilities: Represent UMDPC in Courts of […]