Phone : + 256 414504376      Email : ugpsychiatricassoc@gmail.com

ABOUT UPA

Our mental health, our asset.

Our Vision

To have a nation in optimum mental health

Our Mission

To support the mental health programs in Uganda and ensure improved mental health of all citizens

Our Core values

Integrity, Transparency, Teamwork, Accountability, Professionalism, Human rights,

Our Objectives

• To promote continuous education in the field of psychiatry throughout the country.
• To promote research in general and specific psychiatric issues affecting Uganda in particular.
• To promote high quality and evidence based mental health service delivery.
• To advise Government, Universities and professional bodies in general and influence training programmes of psychiatry in Uganda in particular.
• To promote cooperation in science and the welfare of the members of the Association through regular professional meetings.
• To improve communication between the members and other professional bodies in Uganda and the rest of the world.
• To promote the image of psychiatry in Uganda guided by high ethical practices.
• To advocate for the human rights concerns for the mentally sick in the country.

How to become a member of UPA ?

The Uganda Psychiatric Association is ever growing and we welcome new members who would want to be apart of this growth

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Meet The Team

Dr Nakku Juliet.
PRESIDENT

Dr Juliet Nakku is Deputy Executive Director at Butabika National Referral Mental Hospital. She is a ...

Dr Odokonyero Raymond
DEPUTY PRESIDENT

Dr Raymond Odokonyero is a psychiatrist at Mulago National Referral Hospital and a lecturer at the ...

Dr Nakasujja Noeline
TREASURER

Noeline Nakasujja Associate Professor of Psychiatry in Uganda. She has been serving as Chair for the ...

Dr Irimaso Hilary
General Secretary UPA

Dr Hillary Irimaso is the General Secretary of Uganda Psychiatric Association and a Psychiatrist at ...

Dr Abbo Catherine
COMMITTEE MEMBER

D r Abbo Catherine is consultant and lecturer at Mulago national refferal hospital in the department ...

Dr Kenneth Kalani Okwera
COMMITTEE MEMBER

Dr. Kenneth Kalani Okware is a young Psychiatrist and a Senior Medical Officer at Ministry of Healt ...

Dr Leticia Kyohangirwe
COMMITTEE MEMBER

Dr Leticia Kyohangirwe is a Psychiatrist at Butabika National Referral Mental Hospital. She holds a ...

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