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Research interests

  • food safety
  • ecohealth
  • biodiversity
  • veterinary medicine.
  • primatology

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Research Output 2001 2019

Lowland grazing and Marburg virus disease (MVD) outbreak in Kween district, Eastern Uganda

Siya, A., Bazeyo, W., Tuhebwe, D., Tumwine, G., Ezama, A., Manirakiza, L., Kugonza, D. R. & Rwego, I. B., Jan 31 2019, In : BMC Public Health. 19, 1, 136.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Marburg Virus Disease
Disease Outbreaks

One Health collaborations for zoonotic disease control in Ethiopia

Murphy, S. C., Negron, M. E., Pieracci, E. G., Deressa, A., Bekele, W., Regassa, F., Wassie, B. A., Afera, B., Hajito, K. W., Walelign, E., Abebe, G., Newman, S., Rwego, I. B., Mutonga, D., Gulima, D., Kebede, N., Smith, W. A., Kramer, L. M., Kibria, A., Bonnenfant, Y. T. & 9 others, Mortenson, J. A., Vieira, A. R., Kadzik, M., Sugerman, D., Amare, B., Kanter, T., Walke, H., Belay, E. & Gallagher, K., May 1 2019, In : Revue scientifique et technique (International Office of Epizootics). 38, 1, p. 51-60 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

disease control
5 Citations (Scopus)

Antibiotic-resistant Escherichia coli and class 1 integrons in humans, domestic animals, and wild primates in rural Uganda

Weiss, D., Wallace, R. M., Rwego, I. B., Gillespie, T. R., Chapman, C. A., Singer, R. & Goldberg, T. L., Nov 1 2018, In : Applied and environmental microbiology. 84, 21, e01632-18.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Domestic Animals
domestic animals

Health workers’ knowledge of zoonotic diseases in an endemic region of Western Uganda

Benon, A. B., Juliet, K., Samuel, M., Catherine, K., Benjamin, S., Michael, M. & Rwego, I. B., Nov 1 2018, In : Zoonoses and Public Health. 65, 7, p. 850-858 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

health care workers
2 Citations (Scopus)

Multidrug resistance among Escherichia coli and Klebsiella pneumoniae carried in the gut of out-patients from pastoralist communities of Kasese district, Uganda

Stanley, I. J., Kajumbula, H., Bazira, J., Kansiime, C., Rwego, I. B. & Asiimwe, B. B., Jul 2018, In : PloS one. 13, 7, e0200093.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

multiple drug resistance
Klebsiella pneumoniae
Multiple Drug Resistance
Escherichia coli

Activities 2018 2018

  • 2 Invited presentation

Eco-Health Project at the Community Level: Disease Research and Development

Innocent B Rwego (Speaker), Catherine Kansiime (Speaker), Thomas Gillespie (Speaker), B Warufu (Speaker), A Agaba (Speaker), J Bazira (Speaker), K Pelican (Speaker), D Travis (Speaker), J Tabuti (Speaker)
Jun 22 2018Jun 25 2018

Activity: Talk typesInvited presentation

Research and Development at the community Level: Case Study of an EcoHealth Project at the Human-Domestic Animal and Wildlife Interface in Western Uganda

Innocent B Rwego (Speaker), Catherine Kansiime (Speaker), Thomas Gillespie (Speaker), B Warufu (Speaker), A Agaba (Speaker), J Bazira (Speaker), Katey Pelican (Speaker)
Apr 29 2018May 2 2018

Activity: Talk typesInvited presentation