Dr Juliet Nakku is Deputy Executive Director at Butabika National Referral Mental Hospital. She is also Senior Consultant Psychiatrist and Honorary lecturer for Makerere University Department of Psychiatry. She has been Vice President of the Uganda Psychiatric association and currently President elect of the African Association of Psychiatrists
Dr Nakku holds a Master of Medicine in Psychiatry degree (Makerere University) and a Clinical Fellowship in Primary care Psychiatry (MacMaster University Canada). She is Passionate about Women’s mental Health, Primary care mental health and Psychotrauma care. She is principal investigator on a number of collaborative studies and has published widely in her areas of interest
As current President of the Uganda Psychiatric Association and President elect of the African Association of Psychiatrists her mission is advocate that every one in Uganda and on the African continent should access mental health care when they need it.