Dr. Banson John Barugahare

Head of Department


Department of Microbiology and Immunology

Message from the Head of Department

Welcome to the Department of Microbiology and Immunology. The Department is blessed with a vibrant, committed and diverse expertise of senior staff anchored by Teamwork. We are involved within intra Faculty, local inter- University and international collaborative research. The Department offers diagnostic services for the Faculty staff the Mbale Regional Referral Hospital.The Departmental Mission and Core Values are in phase - enforcing the Mission and Core Values of the University as it were.

Departmental Staff

Name Designation Contact


Dr. Banson John Barugahare Head of Department +256-702735590 / 784547077 jbbarugahare@fhs.busitema.ac.ug barugahare@gmail.com
Dr. Joseph L. Mpagi Senior Lecturer +256-794675737 mpagiluwaga@gmail.com
Dr.Herbert Itabangi Senior Lecturer +256-789434346 / 0775554564 / 0752381780 hitabangi@fhs.busitema.ac.ug/
Dr. Jacob Stanley Iramiot Lecturer +256-782031698 jiramiot@gmail.com iramiot@fhs.busitema.ac.ug.
Mr. Fred Bewala Senior Laboratory Technician +256-783064679 fbewala@gmail.com fbewala@fhs.busitema.ac.ug
Mr. Gerald Kisujju Laboratory Assistant +256-784967083 kisujugerald07@gmail.com
Abdul Walusansa Lecturer