Prof. John Charles Okiria
Prof. John Charles OkiriaDean, Institute of Allied Health Sciencesdeanahs@ciu.ac.ug

Dean, Allied Health Sciences

AT A GLANCE

Alma maters:

  • Diploma Pharmacy (1990)
  • Bachelors Business Administration (2004)
  • Masters Business Administration (2006)
  • Masters Health Services Management (2007)
  • Ph.D. Medical

Associate Professor John Charles Okiria

PhD; Msc. HSM; MBA (Mgt); BBA (MGT); DIP.(PHARM); Cert. Admin Law(LDC);

SUMMARY OF TRAINING AND WORK EXPERIENCE

I hold a Ph.D. in management, a Masters in Business Administration (HRM), a Distinction Master’s of Science degree in Health Services Management, a Bachelor of Business Administration (Mgt), a Diploma in Pharmacy and a Certificate in Administrative Law. Extensive experience in research and research supervision of graduate students, evaluations of health programs and interventions, survey data management and analysis, management of research, policy engagement and a strong human resources for Health Advocacy

Currently, I am an Associate Professor, a Dean of the Institute of Allied Health Sciences and a program assessor for the National Council for Higher Education. A member of the Ministry of Health committees on Human resources, Medicines and Allied Health Professional Council.

Head of the University research agenda, aimed at assessing the effectiveness of various health systems interventions on the availability, access, and quality of various services including human resources for health. I provide leadership in most health systems researches and consultancies undertaken by the Faculty. I have previously worked with the Ministry of Health in Kayunga General Hospital for over 18 years as an in-charge for the pharmaceutical services in the district. A national chairperson in charge of health workers conflict and disputes resolution desk under the medical worker Union for over 15 years. Benefited from early retirement from service after 20 years of unbroken service.

Post Doctoral Publications, Abstracts & Presentation

 

 

 

 

  • Kaziba Abdul Mpaata, Bumali Lubogoyi, John Charles Okiria, "Financial Controls and the Perceived

 

 

 

  • Kaziba Abdul Mpaata, Bumali Lubogoyi, John Charles Okiria, "The Effect of Administrative Controls on Fraud Detection and Prevention in Barclays Bank Uganda", International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR), https://www.ijsr.net/archive/v6i2/v6i2.php , Volume 6 Issue 2, February 2017, 1079 – 1082.

 

  • Kaziba Abdul Mpaata, Bumali Lubogoyi, John Charles Okiria, "The Effect of Customer Service on the Client Perceived Performance of Barclays Bank Uganda", International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR), https://www.ijsr.net/archive/v6i2/v6i2.php , Volume 6 Issue 2, February 2017, 1074 – 1078

 

  • Kaziba Abdul Mpaata, Bumali Lubogoyi, John Charles Okiria, "Microfinance Business Services and the Rural Community Welfare in Uganda", International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR), https://www.ijsr.net/archive/v6i2/v6i2.php , Volume 6 Issue 2, February 2017, 1131 - 1135

 

  • Kaziba Abdul Mpaata, Bumali Lubogoyi, John Charles Okiria, "Determinants of Quality of Patients Care in Public Hospitals in Uganda: Requirements for Organizational Effectiveness Clients' Perspective", International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR), https://www.ijsr.net/archive/v6i4/v6i4.php,Volume 6 Issue 4, April 2017, 469 – 472 DOI: 10.21275/ART20172157

 

  • Kaziba Abdul Mpaata, John Charles Okiria, Bumali Lubogoyi, "Resources Availability and Quality of Patient Care Services in Public Hospitals in Uganda: "Expert Patients" Perspectives", International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR), https://www.ijsr.net/archive/v6i4/v6i4.php, Volume 6 Issue 4, April 2017, 473 – 479 DOI: 10.21275/ART20172158
  • Kaziba Abdul Mpaata, Bumali Lubogoyi, John Charles Okiria, "Correlates of Outpatient Health Care Services in an Upcountry Referral Hospital in Uganda: Management Revival Strategies", International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR), https://www.ijsr.net/archive/v6i4/v6i4.php, Volume 6 Issue 4, April 2017, 480 – 484 DOI: 10.21275/ART20172159
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  • Agwang Agnes, Nalubega Haspher.K, John Charles Okiria, "Factors Influencing Exclusive Breast Feeding Practices among Nurses in Mulago National Referral Hospital Kampala District", International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR), https://www.ijsr.net/archive/v6i4/v6i4.php, Volume 6 Issue 4, April 2017, 485 – 489 DOI: 10.21275/ART20172174
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  • Kaziba Abdul Mpaata, Bumali Lubogoyi, John Charles Okiria, "Government Funding and Resources Availability in the Delivery of Primary Education in Uganda", International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR), https://www.ijsr.net/archive/v6i4/v6i4.php, Volume 6 Issue 4, April 2017, 490 – 496 DOI: 10.21275/ART20172151
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  • J. C. Okiria, R. Kamara. Cost of Providing Health Care Services in the Private Not for Profit Health Sector in Uganda: A Case Study of Nyenga Hospital (FY 2012/2013), International Journal of Science and Research. https://www.ijsr.net/archive/v5i4/v5i4.php, Volume 5 Issue 6, June 2016, 1333-1338 DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.21275/v5i6.NOV163618
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  • John Charles Okiria, R. Mwirumubi, K.A. Mpaata. Information Flow Management and the Effectiveness of the Supply Chain of Essential Medicines in the Public Sector. Evidence from Selected Public Hospitals in Uganda: A Downward Perspective. International Journal of Science and Research. https://www.ijsr.net/archive/v5i4/v5i4.php, Volume 5 Issue4, April 2016, 1438-1446 DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.21275/v5i4.NOV162794

     

  • John Charles Okiria, Richard Mwirumubi, K.A. Mpaata. Inventory management practices and the effectiveness of the supply chain of essential medicines in the public sector. Evidence from six selected public hospitals in Uganda. International Journal of Science and Research https://www.ijsr.net/archive/v5i4/v5i4.php, Volume 5 Issue 4, April 2016, 1447-1456 DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.21275/v5i4.NOV162792

  • Okiria J.C, S.S. Najjuma, R.C.Nanyonga. The Role of the Psychological Contract on Health Care Workers’ Commitment in Public Health Sector in Uganda. A Case Study of Medical Doctors in Mulago National Referral Hospital (MNRH). International Journal of Science and Research https://www.ijsr.net/archive/v5i4/v5i4.php, Volume 5 Issue 4, April 2016, 2253-2265 DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.21275/v5i4.NOV163033

     

  • J.C.Okiria. H.Wasswa. The Pharmacy Only Visit care Model (POV) and its effects on the Quality of care of HIV patients in Uganda. A case study of Mulago National Referral Hospital HIV clinic. Clients’ perspective. International Journal of Science and Research https://www.ijsr.net/archive/v5i4/v5i4.php, Volume 5 Issue 4, April 2016, 2252 DOI http://dx.doi.org/10.21275/v5i4.NOV163032

     

  • J.C Allen Ingabire1,*, RT. Petroze1, F. Calland1, JC. Okiria2, JC. Byiringiro2. Profile and Economic Impact of Motorcycle Injuries Treated at a University Referral Hospital in Kigali, Rwanda. Rwanda Medical Journal Vol.72 (4); December 2015.

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