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Jane Katusiime, M.Sc.

Jane Katusiime, M.Sc.


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Jane holds a bachelor’s degree in computer science from Mbarara University of Science and Technology (MUST) and a master's in computer science from Malmö University, Sweden. In her master’s thesis, she investigated how mobile phones can be used to reduce maternal mortality in Uganda and Tanzania.

She is a lecturer at the faculty of computing and informatics at MUST. 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.

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