Department of Pharmacology and Therapeutics


  1. To train biomedical students in pharmacology and therapeutics that is relevant to their professional practice
  2. To generate and disseminate new knowledge regarding drugs and their metabolites in biological systems so as to improve medical practice and conserve the environment.
  3. To apply pharmacological knowledge and skills in solving health and environmental problems of the society so as contribute towards socioeconomic transformation of the Eastern region.
  4. To create opportunities for the development of the pharmaceutical industry in Uganda through highly impacting and productive research outputs.