The Medical Research Centre is a standalone unit with the mandate of conducting medical research for health interventions.
The Medical Research Centre (MRC) conducts research in several areas and provision of technical and advisory research services, as well as any assistance to local and international clients/investigators/sponsors who might need technical support or collaboration in health research implementation. MRC, through the established hospital-based clinical research sites, works in close cooperation with Rwandan health facilities to host clinical research/trials.
To make Rwanda a destination of choice for conduct of advanced medical research / clinical trials, application of cutting-edge based technology into health research and translation into country-specific interventions and clinical practices across the world.
Dr Pacifique NDISHIMYE
Acting Director of Medical Research Centre
We work with other research institutes, academics, and business communities to promote and facilitate national and international collaborations and use their networks and influence to build new partnerships that produce excellent research and innovation in health sector.