Mr. Amos Mulera Atumanya

Position: Senior Inspector of Drugs - National Drug Authority, Uganda
Categories: RA Speakers 2023

Amos is a pharmacist with over fifteen years of comprehensive domestic and international experience in drug regulation and policy formulation. Studied Pharmacy and Finance and is studying Master of Science in Pharmacy Administration and Policy Regulation.


Started his regulatory journey in 2006 working as an inspector of drugs at the ports of entry. Led South Western and Northern regions as a Regional Inspector of Drugs for over 10 years and briefly acted as head of enforcement. Thereafter coordinated the implementation of Good Distribution Practices and Good Pharmacy Practices for Pharmaceutical products.


Is a trainer and lead GMP inspector who has inspected over 160 pharmaceutical manufacturing facilities in Africa, Asia, Europe, and United States for compliance with Good Manufacturing Practices.


Currently working as a Senior Inspector of Drugs and NDA representative to the Allied Health Professionals Council. Have great interest in emerging trends in regulatory policy and how it affects access to medical technologies.


Eager to learn, grow and excel in regulatory policy and public health so as to contribute to team success through hard work, patriotism, attention to detail and excellent organizational skills.