NIHR Global Health Research Unit on Global Surgery @Rwanda Hub

The Global Surgery Unit Hub in Rwanda is based at the University of Rwanda, Kigali. It oversees different surgical trials as per agreement between the University of Rwanda and NIHR Global Health Research Unit at Birmingham University. It takes responsibilities for recruiting, training, and managing spoke hospitals. It encourages and involves local surgeons, medical students, public bodies and community in the promotion of quality surgical care and access in Rwanda.

Professor Faustin Ntirenganya
Professor Faustin Ntirenganya Hub Lead
Dr. Allen J.C Ingabire
Dr. Allen J.C IngabireDeputy Hub Lead
Mrs Alphonsine Imanishimwe
Mrs Alphonsine Imanishimwe Research Nurse
Mr Sosthene Habumuremyi
Mr Sosthene HabumuremyiHub Manager

Spoke Hospitals in Rwanda

  1. University Teaching Hospital of Kigali (CHUK)
  2. Kibungo Hospital
  3. Ruhengeri Hospital
  4. Kibogora Hospital

Kibogora Spoke Team (Left to Right): Dr Ronald Tubasiime (Spoke Lead), Mrs. Deborah Mukantibaziyaremye, Mrs. A. Imanishimwe and Mr. Jean Aphrodis Munyaneza

Ruhengeri Spoke Team: Dr Aime Dieudonné Hirwa (Spoke Lead), Mr. Elysee Kabanda, Mrs. Christine Mukakomite, Mrs. Marie Salome Mbonimpaye, Mrs. Piolette Muroruhirwe and Mrs. A. Imanishimwe

Kibungo Spoke Team: Dr Christophe Mpirimbanyi (Spoke Lead), Mrs. Josiane Mutuyimana, Mrs. L.H. Maniraguha, Dr S. Habumuremyi & Mrs. A. Imanishimwe.