Dr. Mohammed Lamorde is the Head of Department of the Prevention, Care and Treatment Programme at the Infectious Diseases Institute (IDI), Makerere University College of Health Sciences, Kampala, Uganda. Over the past nine years, he has worked at IDI undertaking clinical pharmacology research in the fields of HIV, tuberculosis and malaria; plus health economics evaluations for interventions relevant to public health in developing countries. In 2012, he was awarded a PhD at Trinity College Dublin, Ireland in recognition of his work on the clinical pharmacokinetics of medicines used in the management of HIV-infected adults. He subsequently held post-doctoral positions at IDI focused on clinical pharmacokinetics of drugs for HIV, tuberculosis and malaria including a Sewankambo Post-Doctoral Scholarship and a Senior Fellowship awarded by the European and Developing Countries Clinical Trials Partnership. Dr. Lamorde is the President of the International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research Uganda Chapter; and he is a member of the advisory panel of the HIV drug-drug interactions www.hiv-druginteractions.org and a member of the African Research Network for Neglected Tropical Diseases.