Dr. Alfred Mubangizi
Dr. Mubangizi is an Assistant Commissioner Health Services -Vector Borne and Neglected Tropical Diseases (VB &NTD) Division at the Ministry of Health Headquarters and a national coordinator for NTD programs. As a National Program manager for NTDs, he coordinates all NTDs implementing partners and NTDs Specific Disease Programs at a national level. Dr. Mubangizi Alfred holds a Master of Public Health (MPH) from Makerere University, Kampala obtained in 2009, Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery Degree of Mbarara University of Science and Technology obtained in 2003. He also holds a post graduate diploma in project planning and management of Uganda Management Institute (UMI) obtained in 2013.
He has attended several short-term skills improvement courses and holds various certificates of Merit and of attendance. He has spearheaded elimination of Neglected Tropical diseases through preventive chemotherapy, Individual Case Management, Vector Control, Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH), Veterinary Public Health and operational research.
Alfred has spearheaded the development of NTD programs sustainability plan which was launched by the health minister. He has also guided the team in the development of NTD Monitoring and evaluationplan in accordance with WHO global framework and NTD road map 2030. Dr. Mubangizi ‘s working experience spurns for 15 years in senior management level both in Public and private sector. He is self-motivated and hardworking person with very good interpersonal skills and able to multitask to different tasks at hand.