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Dr. Jane Katusiime

Jane Katusiime, M.Sc.


Address: Rudower Chaussee 25, Room 3.405
Phone: +49 30 2093-3183

Jane holds a bachelor’s degree in computer science from Mbarara University of Science and Technology (MUST), a master's in computer science from Malmö University, Sweden and a PhD in computer science from Humboldt Universität zu Berlin. She joined the research group of Prof. Pinkwart in December 2015 on a KAAD grant to conduct PhD studies and successfully defended her PhD in September 2021. Her research focused on designing and evaluating a multimedia intervention for illiterate and semi-illiterate pregnant women in developing countries with Uganda as a case study. Her research interests include mobile computing, ICT for development and health informatics with a strong focus on low resource settings. She has been a co-investigator on two research projects (MatHealth and MobileMomCare), both of which were funded by the German ministry of education and research (BMBF).

Research Projects



Journal Articles by J. Katusiime

Conference Papers

J. Katusiime and N. Pinkwart
A Mobile App for Illiterate and Semi-illiterate Pregnant Women- A User Centered Approach
Human-Computer Interaction -- INTERACT 2019, Springer International Publishing, 2019, ISBN 978-3-030-29390-1
J. Katusiime and N. Pinkwart
The T2RoL Access Control Model for Mobile Health Systems in Developing Countries
Proceedings of the IADIS International Conference e-Health 2017 (part of MCCSIS 2017), 2017, ISBN 978-989-8533-65-4