Denis Rwabiita Mugizi

Denis Rwabiita Mugizi

Denis Rwabiita Mugizi joined the Build Uganda project in February 2020 as Animal Health Research Specialist under the Animal and Human Health (AHH) program.  Denis holds a PhD in Veterinary Medicine (Epidemiology track), a Masters of Livestock Development Planning and Management and a Bachelor of Veterinary Medicine from Makerere University. Denis has over16 years’ experience in implementing agricultural research involving multi-donor agencies like Sida, BTC and World bank. Before Joining ILRI, he was a Dean and Senior Lecturer at the Faculty of Agriculture at Uganda Martyrs University, Lecturer at College of Veterinary Medicine Makerere University, Animal Health Scientist at National Agriculture Research Organization- Uganda and a Veterinary officer in Uganda. He has extensive experience in zoonotic disease epidemiology and a track record in scholarly writing and publishing.