Uganda

Tim Erickson

Executive Director / Uganda

Tim is the Executive Director of the CURE Children’s Hospital of Uganda. CURE Uganda is one of the world’s leading hospitals for treating children with hydrocephalus, spina bifida, and other neurosurgical conditions.

Tim joined CURE in 2006 and has served in a variety of roles, including VP of Development and Sustainability as well as Operations Director for CURE Hydrocephalus. In 2011, Tim helped launch the CURE Hydrocephalus program, which currently includes a network of hydrocephalus treatment locations around the world. Tim became Executive Director of CURE Uganda in 2015. Through these experiences working with vulnerable children battling hydrocephalus, Tim and his family developed a unique burden for these suffering children and their families.

Tim has a BA in Economics and Accounting from Gordon College and an MBA from Penn State University. He is an avid reader, golfer, water skier, and guitar player. Tim and his wife Kiera are blessed with three energetic young kids – Isaiah, Isabel, and Micah. They deeply appreciate your support for CURE and look forward to hosting many visitors at CURE Uganda!

Fred Wangwa

Spiritual Director / Spiritual Ministry, Uganda

Pastor Fred Wangwa serves CURE Uganda as Spiritual Director. He worked with a church planting organization as a mission’s coordinator for four years before he was called into pastoral ministry after his theological training At All Nations Theological Seminary.

Fred pastored Bukhumwa Christian Church as senior pastor for six years before joining CURE. He is passionate about […]

Emmanuel Wegoye

Medical Director / Uganda

Emmanuel Wegoye serves as the Medical Director at CURE Uganda. Dr. Wegoye previously served with BethanyKids at AIC Kijabe Hospital.

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