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Uganda Epilepsy Center of Excellence

Project Overview

For the last decade, the Duke University Division of Global Neurosurgery and Neuroscience led by Professor Haglund has collaborated with Makerere and Mbarara Universities to build state of the art Neurosurgery Units at their respective hospitals, Due to the huge burden of traumatic brain injuries and birth defects, thousands in Uganda suffer from treatable epilepsy. We will build an Epilepsy Center of Excellence in Uganda that to cover epilepsy diagnosis, treatment, and surgical care.

Department & School

Surgery: Neurosurgery
School of Medicine



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