Parliament of Uganda Members of the 10th Parliament

RUGUNDA RUHAKANA      
 
DISTRICT N/A
CONSTITUENCY EX OFFICIO MEMBER
POLITICAL PARTY N/A
PROFESSION Medical Doctor
MARITAL STATUS Married
PHONE NUMBER +256772702773
DATE OF BIRTH 07-Nov-1947
EMAIL rruganda@parliament.go.ug
 
 
  Education Background      
Year Attained Qualification Type Institution
1975 Bachelor of Medicine (MBchB) Bachelors Degree University of Zambia, Lusaka
1978 Master of Public Health Masters Degree University of California, Berkeley
1962 UCE Uganda Certificate Of Education Kigezi High School
1968 UACE Uganda Advanced Certificate Busoga College Mwiri, Jinja
 
  Work Experience        
Job Title Organisation Period Of Work
Medical Officer University Teaching Hospital, Lusaka, Zambia 1975 to 1976
Medical Officer United Nations Institute for Namibia, Lusaka, Zambia 1976 to 1977
Resident Physician in Pediatrics Washington DC General Hospital, USA 1978 to 1979
Lecturer Medical Training Centre, Nairobi, Kenya 1981 to 1982
Resident Physician in Pediatrics Kenyatta National Hospital, Nairobi 1982 to 1984
Department of Tropical Pediatrics, University Teaching Hospital, 1984 to 1985
Commissioner for Animal Industry, Game and Fisheries NRM Interim Administration 1986
Member of Parliament Parliament of Uganda 1989 to 2001
Deputy Minister of Health Government of Uganda 1979 to 1980
Minister of Health Government of Uganda 1986 to 1988
Minister of Works, Transport and Communications Government of Uganda 1988 to 1994
Minister of Foreign Affairs Government of Uganda 1994 to 1996
Minister of Information Government of Uganda 1996 to 1998
Minister for Presidency Government of Uganda 1998 to 2001
Minister of Water, Lands and Environment Government of Uganda 2001 to 2003
Minister of Internal Affairs Government of Uganda 2003 to 2009
Permanent Representative to the UN and Member of the Security Council United Nations, New York 2009 to 2011
President of the United Nations Security Council United Nations, New York 2009 to 2010
Minister of Information and Communications Technology Government of Uganda 2011 to 2013
Minister of Health Government of Uganda 2013 to 2014
Prime Minister Government of Uganda 2014 to date
  Hobbies and Special Intrests        
Hobbies Special Intrests Any Other Information
  • Reading
  • Playing chess
  • Tennis
  • Farming
  MemberShip To Professional Bodies        
Proffessional Body Membership Type
Uganda Medical Association Full
Kenya Medical Association Full
Zambia Medical Association Full
New York Academy of Medicine Other
Committee Membership
Committee Membership Membership

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