Team (How we are governed)

We have a Patron who is Professor TumusiimeMutebire; Governor Bank of Uganda.We have a general assembly that is constituted by 2 representatives from our branches. A National Executive Council is then constituted from the General Assembly.

Members of current NEC are:

Dr. Lumu William------------- Chairman / President

Dr. MutebiEdrisa---------------Vice Chairman/President

Dr. Susan Nakireka ------------ Secretary

Mr. Aziz Mashate----------------Vice Secretary

Miss Josephine Ejang-----------Treasurer

Dr. Kibirige-----------------------Editorial/publication coordinator

Dr. PiloaThereza-----------------Publicity Secretary

Dr. Epuwat Apollo --------------Member





Upcoming events


Ongoing Activities

  • Health workers conference on Gestational Diabetes and Diabetes Foot on 10th November 2017 at Hotel Africana.
  • Patients Symposium on Foot care and self-monitoring of blood sugar at Mengo Hospital Play ground on 13th November 2017.
  • National World Diabetes Day celebrations on 14th November 2017 themed “Women and Diabetes’’.
  • Launch of UDA strategic plan on 14th November 2017.
  • World Diabetes Congress in Abu Dhabi December 2017.
  • UDA patients self-care SMS project 2018.
  • UDA patients self -care app project 2018.
  • Health workers’ capacity enhancement drive 2018.


  • Gestational Diabetes  in Central Uganda Project funded by World Diabetes          Foundation through Danish Family Planning Association and Reproductive Health Uganda. Study sites Luwero and Mengo Hospital.

         Over 8000 women have so far been screened for Gestational Diabetes.