Mackuline is a Palliative Care Nurse and Medical Anthropologist with over 12 years’ experience in palliative care development. She is passionate about improving health outcomes through research and evidence-based practice; and the use of technology.

Before Joining KEHPCA, Mackuline worked with the African Palliative Care Association. She has provided technical support and management for more than 10 multi-partnership and multi-country projects in African countries including Botswana, Eswatini, Ghana, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Rwanda, South Africa, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe as well as Kenya.

She has been involved in palliative care policy reviews and development, research and development of palliative care information, education and communication materials, and e-learning at national and regional levels.

Mackuline holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing, Diploma in Palliative Care, and is completing a Masters in Medical Anthropology.