Aline Umubyeyi M., MD, MSc, PhD

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Office Location: 
Remera Campus

Educational Background:

- PhD in Public Health, Gothenburg University, Sweden.
- MSc in tropical diseases (field: Epidemiology and Public Health), Bordeaux II University, France.
- MD, National University of Rwanda, Faculty of Medicine, Rwanda.

Some published work: 1. Umubyeyi A., Mogren I, Ntaganira J and Krantz G. Help-seeking behaviours, barriers to care and self-efficacy for seeking mental health care: a population-based study in Rwanda. Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol. 2015 October. DOI 10 1007/s00127-015-1130-2 2. Umubyeyi A., Mogren I, Ntaganira J and Krantz G. Intimate partner violence and its contribution to mental disorders in men and women in the post genocide Rwanda. Findings from a population based study. BMC Psychiatry 14 (1):315. DOI: 10.1186/s12888-014-0315-7 3. Umubyeyi A., Mogren I, Ntaganira J and Krantz G. Women are considerably more exposed to intimate partner violence than men in Rwanda: results from a population-based, cross-sectional study. BMC Women’s Health 2014, 14:99. DOI: 10.1186/1472-6874-14-99 4. Umubyeyi A., Mogren I, Ntaganira J, Krantz G. The contribution of intimate partner violence to mental disorders in young men and women in Rwanda, a population based study from December 2011 to January 2012. First published online on 31 October 2014, European Journal of Public Health. DOI: cku165.072 5. Rugigana E, Nyirazinyoye L, Umubyeyi A. Ntahobakulira I., Prioritization of disasters and their management in Rwanda. East Afr J Public Health 2013 Jun; 10 (2): 428-38. Pubmed ID: 25130023 6. J.B. Ntuyahaga, Gasana K. Guillaume, Umubyeyi A. Analyse des causes de non-utilisation de moustiquaire de lit impregnee chez les femmes enceintes: Cas du centre de santé de Rugarama dans le district de Gatsibo. Rwanda Medical Journal, Dec 2010. Volume 68 (4): 21-25. 7. Muhoza N. Dieudonne, Rutayisire P. Claver, Umubyeyi A. Measuring the Success of Family Planning Initiatives in Rwanda: A Multivariate Decomposition Analysis. DHS working paper published in February 2013 and available at 8. Westoff Charles F., Ngabo F., Munyanshongore C., Umubyeyi A., Kagame E. A Dramatic Change in Reproductive Behavior. DHS working paper published in August 2013 and available at