Patrick Aliganyira is the Technical Specialist with Save the Children’s Saving Newborn Lives Program in Uganda – global newborn health initiative funded by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. Patrick provides technical support to Save the Children Uganda’s Newborn Health Portfolio ensuring Save the Technical Leadership in newborn health policy and programs at both national and sub-national level. Patrick is involved in RH/MNCH research, policy advocacy and programs delivery. Before joining Save the Children, Patrick managed Reproductive Health/Family Planning Program with Marie Stopes in Uganda. With a background of Clinical Nursing and Management, Patrick is a Public Health Professional.