Peter Mugyenyi, MD

Dr. Peter Mugyenyi is the Founder and Director of the Joint Clinical Research Centre in Kampala, Uganda, and a leader in the HIV/AIDS research community. A pediatrician by training, Dr. Mugyenyi has worked in the medical field for decades and on HIV/AIDS since the epidemic in Uganda began in the late 1980s.

He has served as visiting professor, chairperson, and board member at a number of universities and organizations in the U.S., Europe, and Africa, including the Institute of Medicine of the National Academies in Washington, DC. CNN Video: Uganda’s Fight Against HIV.