Dr. Elizabeth Namukwaya

Part time Lecturer

Elizabeth Namukwaya is a palliative care physician and honorary senior lecturer in the Department of Medicine at Makerere College of Health Sciences. She joined the institution in 2008.

Her current roles include teaching medical students and post-graduate students in palliative care, research in palliative care, and patient care at the Mulago National Referral Hospital.

Elizabeth has done qualitative research among patients at the end of life with advanced heart failure and tuberculosis and has participated in other research projects led by other members of the team looking at patients’ palliative care needs at Mulago Hospital.

University of Edinburgh

Makerere University
Master of Medicine in Internal Medicine

Bachelor of Medicine in Internal medicine

Bachelor of Surgery

Tuberculosis control
academic research
HIV AIDS care and treatment
Over 20yrs

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