Coming closer to the end of my internship and departure date, I have been working closely with the research team to finish our collaborative research proposal, designed to capture the experiences of mothers caring for newborns in the Neonatal Intensi (More)
The past two weeks have been busy, but just as rewarding as ever. I began the month with being asked to assist Dr. Edwards and Dr. Holroyd with their research project on stress and [caption id="attachment_250" align="alignright" width="163"] A fel (More)
Since my last blog, I have continued to do more learning, and we have officially reached the halfway mark of the internship! Where did the time go? We spent time at Aga Khan University School of Nursing and Midwifery (AKU SONAM) and worked on vari (More)
[caption id="attachment_163" align="alignright" width="169"] Figure 1: intern Maja and I, after we observed a Caesarean section at Case Hospital, Kampala[/caption] As I write this reflection and think to myself oli otya or how I am doing, I realiz (More)
The past two weeks have been fantastic. Our first week was composed of getting adjusted to the country. On our first day, we went to dinner with Mary, our local supervisor, and got a warm welcome. The next day, Agnes, the Human Resources Coordinator (More)