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Waiswa P

Department of Health Sciences
Makerere University


Dr Waiswa P is currently working as a Professor in the Department of Department of Health Sciences, Makerere University , Uganada. His research interests includes Health Science and Infectious Diseases. He is serving as an editorial member and reviewer of several international reputed journals. Dr. Waiswa P is the member of many international affiliations. He has successfully completed his Administrative responsibilities. He has authored of many research articles/books related to Health Science and Infectious Diseases.

Research Interest

Health Science and Infectious Diseases


  • Effect of a participatory multisectoral maternal and newborn intervention on birth preparedness and knowledge of maternal and newborn danger signs among women in Eastern Uganda: a quasi-experiment study. Muhumuza Kananura R, Tetui M, Bua J, Ekirapa-Kiracho E, Mutebi A, Namazzi G, Namusoke Kiwanuka S, Waiswa P.Glob Health Action. 2017 Aug;10(sup4):1362826

  • Effect of a participatory multisectoral maternal and newborn intervention on maternal health service utilization and newborn care practices: a quasi-experimental study in three rural Ugandan districts. Ekirapa-Kiracho E, Muhumuza Kananura R, Tetui M, Namazzi G, Mutebi A, George A, Paina L, Waiswa P, Bumba A, Mulekwa G, Nakiganda-Busiku D, Lyagoba M, Naiga H, Putan M, Kulwenza A, Ajeani J, Kakaire-Kirunda A, Makumbi F, Atuyambe L, Okui O, Namusoke Kiwanuka S. Glob Health Action. 2017 Aug;10(sup4):1363506.

  • Effects of the EQUIP quasi-experimental study testing a collaborative quality improvement approach for maternal and newborn health care in Tanzania and Uganda. Waiswa P, Manzi F, Mbaruku G, Rowe AK, Marx M, Tomson G, Marchant T, Willey BA, Schellenberg J, Peterson S, Hanson C; EQUIP study team. Implement Sci. 2017 Jul 18;12(1):89.

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