School of Nursing & Midwifery

Background

Lacor School of Nursing, Laboratory Training School, and Theatre Assistant school are sister institutions belonging to St. Mary’s Hospital Lacor, located within the hospital premises. Lacor Hospital is approximately five kilometres west of Gulu Town, along Juba Road in the Catholic Archdiocese of Gulu (Gulu District). The Schools were started in 1973, 1979 and 2015 respectively. The founders were, the late Drs. Piero Corti and Teasdale Lucille. From the beginning to date, the schools have been under separate management but with the same Governance and ownership as Lacor Hospital.

The School of Anaesthesia, on the other hand, is a Government school belonging to the Uganda Institutes of Allied Health and Management Sciences, Mulago Kampala.