The specific objectives of the HEPI-SHSSU grant are:
1. To enhance Health Professions’ Education (HPE) and training to produce health professionals who are competent to address the priority health needs of Uganda.
2. To strengthen the capacity of graduating health professional students to remain and practice in Uganda, serve as faculty and/or conduct research related to HIV/AIDs and other health priorities.
3. To enhance institutional systems to sustain transformative health professions education in Uganda.