Dr. Mary Theresa Nabukenya
Dr. Mary T. Nabukenya is a Ugandan paediatric anaesthesiologist. She attended medical school at Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda, where she went on to do her Masters’ Degree training in Anaesthesiology and Critical Care.
Shortly afterwards, she did her fellowship training in paediatric anaesthesia at BC Children’s Hospital, Vancouver, Canada in 2015. She returned to Uganda to continue working at the Mulago National Referral Hospital, which is also the teaching hospital for Makerere University.
She is a lecturer in the Department of Anaesthesia, Makerere University College of Health Sciences. She has keen interest in advancement and capacity building in paediatric anaesthesia and critical care in Uganda and the East African region, as well as safe and quality anaesthesia practice for all.
Dr. Nabukenya is involved in clinical research with her UBC colleagues on studies which serve to evaluate and advance safe anesthetic care for children.