Welcome to the 4th Annual Uganda Conference on Palliative Care. This conference is a partnership between Uganda Cancer Institute (UCI)…
Dr. Naghib Bogere
Medical Oncologist at Uganda Cancer Institute
Dr. Naghib Bogere, MBChB, MMED, is a highly accomplished medical professional specializing in oncology and internal medicine. With a wealth of experience, he currently serves as a Medical Oncologist at the renowned Uganda Cancer Institute, combining his deep clinical expertise with a strong passion for academic teaching and clinical research.
Dr. Bogere obtained his Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBChB) as well as his Master of Medicine (MMED) in Internal Medicine from the prestigious Makerere University in Kampala. He further honed his clinical acumen through a fellowship in Adult Medical Oncology and Hematology at the Uganda Cancer Institute. To enhance his organizational leadership capabilities, he is currently pursuing a Master of Business Administration from Makerere University Business School.
Driven by his dedication to advancing medical education, Dr. Bogere holds esteemed faculty positions. He presently holds the position of Lecturer in the Department of Internal Medicine at Habib Medical School. Additionally, he assumes critical responsibilities in teaching medical students rotating in Oncology at Makerere University, ensuring their preparedness through comprehensive instruction and examination.
Within the Uganda Cancer Institute, Dr. Bogere has demonstrated exceptional leadership. He serves as the Focal Person and Head of the Quality of Oncology Practice Initiative (QOPI) in LMICs for the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO).
Dr. Bogere actively engages in ongoing research endeavors, assuming various roles such as co-investigator for numerous cancer clinical trials and Principal Investigator of studies on Breast Cancer and Lung Cancer Survival in Uganda. These efforts underscore his unwavering commitment to advancing cancer care. His scholarly contributions to the medical field are evident through multiple publications in reputable journals, showcasing his expertise and dedication.
Beyond his academic and research contributions, Dr. Bogere makes a significant impact on the public through his televised awareness talks on various cancer types, reaching a wide audience and raising awareness about this critical issue.