IT & Data Quality Officer
Cynthia Kabagambe has a background in software engineering. She holds a Bsc in Software Engineering from Makerere University and a Postgraduate Diploma in M&E. She is pursuing MSc in Information Systems.
Cynthia heads the ICT and Data Quality role at PCAU. She manages PCAU’s mHealth Palliative Care Surveillance which utilizes mobile devices to collect data from health facilities.
She is the lead PCAU staff for offering Technical Support to the Ministry of Health on strengthening palliative care data. PCAU’s role in integrating palliative care data into Uganda’s Health Management Information System (HMIS) and District Health Information System (DHIS2) has been recognized by WHO as a great example in their publication on Assessing the development of palliative care worldwide: a set of actionable indicators, 2021.