Cabotegravir And Rilpivirine: Efficacy and Safety Study


The Infectious Diseases Institute (IDI), established in 2002 within Makerere University, Kampala, is a Ugandan not-for-profit organization. IDI aims to strengthen health systems in Africa, with strong emphasis on infectious diseases; through research and capacity development. In pursuit of its mission IDI provides care to about 8000 people living with HIV (PLHIV) and other infectious diseases, builds capacity among healthcare workers through training and ongoing support, maintains a focus on prevention, and carries out relevant research.

The site is privileged to be part of CARES study, a ground-breaking study involving 2monthly Long-Acting Injectable ART in Sub-Saharan Africa.

The CARES study site team is led by Dr Fiona Cresswell and Dr Barbara Castelnuovo as site Principal Investigators.

Fiona Cresswell
Site PI