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Christopher (Chris) J Makwero

Christopher J Makwero



2015-present: Joint PhD Candidate
University of St Andrews, Scotland and University of Malawi College of Medicine
Provisional title: Examining community governance interventions in improving maternal, neonatal and child health outcomes: a case of community participation in Malawi

2010: Masters in Development Studies
University of the Free State, South Africa
Mini-Dissertation title: Catastrophic health expenditure and impoverishment in Malawian households

1997: Bachelor of Business Administration (Major in Accounting)
Andrews University, Michigan USA

Professional experience

2012-Present: Lecturer in Health Systems Management
2007- 2011: Senior Accountant in Healthcare Industry
2003-2006: Accountant in Healthcare Industry
2000-2001: Accountant in Manufacturing (Sodium Silicate) Industry
1997-2000: Finance and Administration manager in Statutory Corporation on Social and Disability welfare

Research interests

Accountability and governance issues, Global Health implementation, Interdisciplinary research, Healthcare financing, Healthcare policy making


Dr Shona Russell
Professor Huw Davies
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