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Medical training in Uganda builds infrastructure and relationships

U.S. Army Sgt. Demetria Stewart, 448th Civil Affairs Battalion Functional Specialty Team animal care specialist, explains the functions of the reusable oral dosing syringe to Apus Meri, a Community Animal Health Worker, during the classroom instruction portion of the One Health training held Nov. 18 to 27, 2012. Soldiers from Combined Joint Task Force-Horn of Africa partnered with local Ugandan leadership, Makerere University, the Uganda People’s Defense Force and the U.S. Agency for International Development to help strengthen the capabilities and knowledge of Ugandan veterinarian and public health workers. (U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Shejal Pulivarti)



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This work, Medical training in Uganda builds infrastructure and relationships [Image 1 of 4], by SSG Shejal Pulivarti, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:11.21.2012

Date Posted:01.10.2013 09:23

Photo ID:812207

VIRIN:121121-A-IO170-220

Resolution:4256x2832

Size:1.54 MB

Location:DJ

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