MCHNLA Africa Academy Impact

You can review all the MCHNLA Africa project posters by visiting the MCHNLA Africa Community on the Virginia Henderson Global Nursing e-Repository.

Malawi nurse leads effort to decrease neonate hypothermia

Malawi nurse leads effort to decrease neonate hypothermia Edith Tewesa lead a project that has significantly decreased the incidence of hypothermia in neonates at Queen Elizabeth Central Hospital (QECH) in Blantyre, Malawi. Edith, senior nursing officer at Ministry of Health Malawi, developed the project as one of 12 Mentees in the 2016-17 Maternal-Child Health Nurse Leadership Academy Africa (MCHNLA Africa).

Influence through lifelong learning: I developed leadership skills I didn’t think I’d ever have!


Nomvuzo W. Diamini, mentee in the 2014-2015 Cohort of MCHNLA Africa, shares her story of Influence through lifelong learning. As an Academy participant she has learned to empowers others.

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