Name: Grace Kobusinge

Gender: Female

Title: Lecturer

Department: Information Systems

Highest Qualification: PhD in Informatics


Alt. Email: N/A

Phone: +256 (0) 392 000180

Mobile: +256 (0) 782 480799

Office Hours: 09:00 AM – 04:00 PM


Profile Summary

Grace Kobusinge (PhD in Informatics, University of Gothenburg), is an Assistant Lecturer at the College of Computing and Information Sciences, Makerere University -Uganda. She holds a bachelor’s degree of Science (BSc. Computer Science) of Mbarara University of Science and Technology and a Master’s degree – Msc. Management of Information Systems, of Makerere University.

Research Publications

Kobusinge, G., Mugwanya, R., Pessi, K., & Koutsikouri, D. (2018, November). The (Missing?) Role of Health Information Systems
(HIS) in Patient Care Coordination and Continuity (PCCC): The Case of Uganda. Lecture Notes of the Institute for Computer Sciences, Social Informatics and Telecommunications Engineering, vol 275. Springer, Cham.

Kobusinge, G., Pessi, K., Koutskouri, D., & Mugwanya, R. (2018). An Implementation Process of Interoperability: A Case Study of Health Information Systems (HIS). (ISD2018 Proceedings). Lund, Sweden: Lund University.

Kobusinge, G. (2020). Contextual Factors influencing the Design and Management of Health Information Systems Interoperability. In Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Information Technology Convergence and Services (ITCSE 2020).

Kobusinge, G. (2020, January). Putting Interoperability on Health-information-systems’ Implementation Agenda. In Proceedings of the 53rd Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences.

Kobusinge, G. (2020). Managing as Designing: Transforming Digital Healthcare Interoperability. AMCIS 2020 Proceedings. 2.

Teaching Interests

Both undergraduate/graduate programs:

  • Health Informatics
  • Research Methodology
  • Information systems strategic management

Research Interests

  • Health Informatics
  • Health Information systems interoperability
  • Information systems interoperability
  • Knowledge management
  • Research Methodology
  • Information systems
  • Strategic management
  • Human computer Interaction
  • ICT4D

Professional Body Memberships

  • Association of Information Systems: – AIS
  • Health Informatics Research Group- Makerere University
  • Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS),
  • The Research School of Management and IT – Uppsala University

Students Supervised

Many undergraduate students (over 50) since 2011

Office Address

Makerere University
Block A, Level 3,
Information Systems Department – First Office