Name: Dr. Kwikiriza Gideon Kurigamba
Date of Birth: 26TH January 1986
Address: P.O. Box 28761, Kampala, Uganda
Phone: +256 775 581 231, 704 635 255
MBChB Makerere University Kampala 2010, Mmed Surgery Makerere University 2016,
Fellowship Minimal Access Surgery (World Association of Laparoscopic Surgeons) 2019,
Fellowship Gastro Intestinal Oncology, Hepato Biliary and Bariatric Surgery (India) 2019.
To offer my best at all times in upholding the lives and values of the patients entrusted under my care. Also,
to attain more knowledge and skills as I continue to work with intelligence and respect for myself and others.
To serve Christ through service above self, with a passion for those in need.
1 Result-oriented, with a positive impact irrespective of work load and work place.
2 Intelligent, highly skilled and driven to succeed.
3 Good communication skills, respectful of others and empathetic to patients.
4 Confident leader with great interpersonal skills and outstanding relationship building abilities.
5 Ability to leave a legacy and influence team work for success.
Period: October 2016 – todate
Station: Bwindi Community Hospital - Kanungu
Position: Medical officer special grade (General Surgeon)
Duties and Responsibilities.
1 Attend to emergency and elective surgery cases at the hospital Oversee the surgery department as well as
act at the assistant head of clinical services
2 Direct and coordinate activities of nurses, assistants, specialists, residents and other medical staff.
3 Provide oversight for the volunteers at the hospital
4 Conduct research to develop and test surgical techniques that can improve operating procedures and outcomes
5 Provide consultation and surgical assistance to other physicians and surgeons.
6 Supervise clinical duties undertaken by staff below you such as student Doctors, Medical Officers, Clinical
Officers and other cadres in the organization.
Management activities :
1 Ensure development and implementation of program goals and objectives by designing and evaluating
program policies and procedures, collaborating on necessary program changes and improvements.
2 Ensure there is always a clear handover of responsibilities when off duty and that the department is covered at all
times by personally having a second look at the department time table.
3 Develop annual department work plans of your department (s).
4 Delegate duties within departments accordingly and supervise all department activities.
5 Manage the delivery of annual work plans.
6 Oversee quality improvement projects in the hospital.
1 Fellowship in Minimal Access Surgery
World Association of Laparoscopic surgeons- World Laparoscopic Hospital ( India)
2 Fellowship in GI surgical oncology, HPB surgery and Bariatric surgery
Medanta The Medicity ( India)
3 Masters of medicine in general Surgery
Makerere University college of Health sciences
2005 - 2010
4 Bachelors Degree of Medicine and Surgery
College of Health Sciences, School of Medicine
2003 - 2004
5 Uganda Advanced Certificate of Education
Mbarara High School
1999 - 2002
6 Uganda Certificate of Education
7 Mbarara High School
1 2004 National Maths Contest,
Uganda Mathematical Society
2 2005 Computer application skills (Microsoft word, data collection and entry, excel, Access, PowerPoint and Internet)
Makerere University Faculty of Information and Technology
3 2008 Dynamics of successful leadership,
Makerere University, Faculty of Medicine
4 2010 Intra uterine device training.
Stanford Program for International Reproductive Education and Services
5 2012 Advanced life support in obstetrics,
American Academy of Family Physicians
6 2012 International English Language Testing System,
7 2012 Two phase training for Health Managers
Uganda community based health care association
8 2016 Surgical exposure rotation
The Daler hospital Switzerland
9 2016 Operative trauma and resuscitation course Yale University