LecturerLocation: Block 230/ 223
MSc Nursing - Oncology and Palliative Care (2018) - University of Witwatersrand, South Africa
Diploma in Palliative Care (2014) - University of Makerere, Uganda
Bachelor of Nursing Science (2004) - University of Botswana
Ms Joyce Vuyiswa Khutjwe is a Lecturer at the University of Botswana's School of Nursing. She obtained her MSc in Nursing (Oncology and Palliative Care) from the University of Witwatersrand in South Africa; Diploma in Palliative Care from Makerere University in Uganda, and a Bachelor of Nursing Science from the University of Botswana. Her MSc research project was on the "The Incidence and Effects of Lower Limb Lymphedema in Women Treated with Radiotherapy for Gynaecological Cancer at an Academic Hospital in Johannesburg" . She joined the University of Botswana in March 2019,after practising as a clinical nurse specialist (Adult-Gerontology Oncology and Palliative Care) at Princess Marina Hospital.
i) Basic Nursing Concepts and Skills
ii) Adults and Older Adults Health
iii) Oncology and Palliative Care
Treatment for gynaecologic cancers and lower limb lymphedema
Self care management post cancer treatment
Deaf people and access to health care services
Healthy Lifestyle Practices Towards Prevention of Non-Communicable Diseases among Men in Gaborone
Khutjwe, J.V., Maree, J.E. & Mafutha, N.G. (2020). The Incidence and Effects of Lower Limb Lymphedema in Women Treated with Radiotherapy for Gynaecological Cancer in South Africa. Journal of Lymphoedema,15 (1), 55-59.