Philomene Uwimana

Academic rank: 
Academic Leadership Position: 
Postgraduate Coordinator
Published Papers : 

 Uwimana P., Mukamana D, Babenko-Mould Y, Adejumo O (2022) Exploring factors affecting the facilitation of nursing students to learn paediatric pain management in Rwanda: A descriptive qualitative study. PLOS ONE, 17(2):e0263609.  Moreland, J. P., Rosa E. W., Uwimana, P., Male, A.M., Sego, R., Nakundwa, E., … Ntizimira, R. C. (2021) Palliative and end-of-life care self-perceived educational needs of physicians and nurses in Rwanda. Journal of Hospice and Palliative Nursing, 31(6): 557- 563.                               Uwimana P., Mukamana D., Adejumo O., Babenko-Mould Y., and Umubyeyi B. (2021). Facilitation of nursing students ’ competency acquisition for paediatric pain management in low- and middle-income countries : a scoping review. Res J Heal Sci. 9(1):82–99.                                             Uwimana, P., Mukamana, D., Adejumo, O., & Babenko-mould, Y. (2020). Pediatric pain management competencies taught to nursing students in Rwanda : Perspectives of nurse educators , preceptors, and nursing students. Journal of Nursing Education and Practice, 10(12), 21–29                 Rosa, W., Male, A. M., Uwimana, P., Ntizimira, R.C., Sego, R., Nankundwa, E., … Moreland, J. P. (2018). The Advancement of Palliative Care in Rwanda. Transnational Partnerships and Educational Innovation. Journal of Hospice & Palliative Nursing, 20(3), 304-312.                                    Uwizeye, G., Mukamana, D., Relf, M., Rosa. W., Kim, M. J., Uwimana, P., Ewing, H., Munyiginva, P., Pyburn, R., Lubimbi, N., Collins, A., Soule, I., Burke, K., Niyokindi, J. & Moreland, P. (2018). Building nursing and midwifery capacity through the Human Resources for Health Program in Rwanda. Journal of Transcultural Nursing, 29(2), 192-201.

Brief profile: 
My research interests are mainly focused on maternal, new-born and child health, pain management education, and in innovations in health professionals’ education.
Research Area: 
Nursing and midwifery