Dr. Jose Saenz is developing a method to more accurately diagnose patients in Uganda with the most common human pathogen, affecting nearly half of the world’s population. The bacteria, known as helicobacter pylori, can cause gastro-intestinal infections resulting in abdominal pain but lead to cancer as well. Dr. Saenz is an instructor of medicine in the School of Medicine.
Improve and increase gastroenterology training in Uganda.
- Iganga Hospital in Iganga, Uganda
- Makerere University
- Faculty Diversity Scholars Grant