Research Scientist

Dr. Rhona Mijumbi is a public health physician, and health policy analyst and evaluator based at Makerere University, College of Health Sciences. A graduate of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics (Makerere University, Uganda) and of International Public Health (University of Queensland, Australia), Dr. Mijumbi is also a doctoral candidate of health policy at Makerere University having completed her coursework at McMaster University, Canada. She is an experienced researcher and knowledge translation specialist, having led the establishment of the REACH Policy Initiative (Uganda) rapid response service for health systems evidence, the first of its kind in a low and middle income country. She is involved in a number of ongoing researches focused on health systems and policy in low income countries.