Assoc. Prof. Robinson SSebuufu

Executive Director KIU-TH & Dean Faculity of Clinical Medicine & Dentistry

Assoc. Prof. Robinson Ssebuufu is the Executive Director Kampala International University – Teaching Hospital (KIU-TH), and the Dean Faculty of Clinical Medicine & Dentistry. He majorly mentors students, residents and other multi-disciplinary team members in the Faculty and Department of Surgery while conducting clinical research to advance the care of surgical patients. He is  intimately involved in the daily management of patients in the hospital, making sure the Ministry of Health (MOH) Key Performance Indicators (KPI) are improved with the ultimate goal of being among the best in Uganda and East African Regions.

He has been a Fellow of the College of Surgeons of East, Central and Southern Africa {FCS (ECSA)} in General Surgery, and holds a Master of Medicine in Surgery, a Bachelor of Medicine; Bachelor of Surgery from Makerere University  In Kampala. He has also taken part in trainings like the Basic Life Support Course by the University Teaching Hospital in Butare in 2019,  and the Annual Scientific Conference on Paediatric Surgery in Rwanda by the Rwanda Surgical Society in 2014 to mention but a few. 

Sebuufu has received an award for the best in scholarly writing, and recognised for his outstanding contribution to scientific research by Kampala International University Western Campus in 2018. He has also been recognized for Visionary Outstanding work at Hormisdallen Primary Schools in Kampala in 2011, and Won the Pan African Association of Surgeons (PAAS) at Groote Schuur Hospital, and  became a Legacy Medical Travel Fellow at the University of Cape Town, South Africa in 2009.

Aside from Executive Director at KIU-TH, Sebuufu is also the Medical Interns Coordinator, a Continuous Professional Development (CPD) coordinator, and an Associate Professor in the Department of Surgery at KIU. He has also served as a General Surgeon at the University Teaching Hospital in Butare-Rwanda, and a Senior Lecturer in the Faculty of Medicine at the National University of Rwanda.  He is a Member of Quality Assurance Committee, the Chairperson of the Self Assessment Committee for Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor Surgery Program, and the Chairperson of the Infection Control Committeee at KIU. He is also the Chairman of the Faculty Board at the KIU Faculty of Clinical Medicine and Dentistry, the Chairman of the Hospital Management Committee at KIU-TH, the Patron of the Association of Medical Students Kampala International University (AMSKIU), a Member of Academic Board Management and Senior Management at KIU-WC, a Member of Postgraduate Studies and  Research Board, and the Coordinator of Curriculum review process at KIU-WC.