Assistant Lecturer

Assistant Lecturer

Ms. Marie Chantal UWIMANA

Ms. Marie Chantal UWIMANA is a registered midwife, currently Assistant Lecturer at the University of Rwanda, College of Medicine and Health Sciences and she a Head of Midwifery department. She is actively involved in developing and delivering modules to be taught to midwifery and nursing students. Her research interest is maternal and child health. She completed her midwifery training in Rwanda (1997-2000)and she got her honor’s degree in Nursing and master’s Degree(20011) in nursing management from the University of Kwa Zulu Natal in the Republic of South Africa.


  1. Higher Education Degrees: MD National University of Rwanda (2008) and MPH (2013)-National University of Rwanda School of Public Health
  2. Doctoral Degree: At preliminary stage of studies in Entertainment Education area
  3. Academic Post: Research and Teaching Assistant (December 2010-October 2014), Assistant Lectirer (November 2014-Present)
  4. Specialist Certification:
  • Advanced training in Leadership, Management and Governance by Yale School of Public Health


  • 2012: Examiner in Rwanda National Council for Nurses and Midwives (RNCNM).
  • 2012: Training on E-learning program, the use of Moodle platform by National University of Rwanda.
  • 2011: Training on effective teaching by Ministry of Health (MoH), Rwanda in collaboration with JHPIEGO and MCHIP.
  • 2010 : Training on leadership management by CEFOCK/ KHI


Bachelors degree in sociology, University libre de Kigali, Kigali, Rwanda, February 2004
MPH, University of Rwanda, College of Medicine and Health science, School of Public Health, Kigali, Rwanda, December 2009
PhD candidate in Public Health, College of Medicine and Health science, School of Public Health,Kigali, Rwanda, since 2012