Lynah Makuyana

Lynah MakuyanaLynah Makuyana
Phone : +263 772 287312

Research publication

  • Mufunda E., Makuyana L. (2016) Obesity: A potential Pandemic for the 21st Century among youths in Zimbabwe. journal of Diabetes Mellitus. Volume 6. Pages 136 – 145.
  • Chipfuwa T., Manwere A., KuchengaM.M., Makuyana L. Mwanza E., Makado E., Chimutso R.P. (2014) Awareness and Uptake of the female condom in women aged 18 -49 years in Bindura District, Mashonaland Central Province, Zimbabwe.Volume 13 (1) Pages 75 – 80

Summary of major research projects

  • Beyond the Mental Health Review Tribunal decision: a case of Discharged mentally ill patients in Zimbabwe. Focus: Community Mental Health,  Collaboration – Zimbabwe Prison Services, Funding- Internal. (Research in Progress)
  • The Aftermath of a Disaster: An assessment of Water, Sanitation, Health and hygienesituation in Muzarabani, Zimbabwe. Katsinde C.S., Makuyana L. Mufunda E., Gwisai R.D., Richakara M., Kadema G.K. Focus: Water, sanitation, Health and Hygiene. Collaboration  – FAES, ZOU,  Funding – Internal (Research in progress)

List of extension services

  1. Ingutsheni Central Hospital Prize Giving ceremony for Psychiatric Nurses – presenter of prizes – 3 October, 2014
  2. Curriculum Review Workshop Africa University 8 – 10 October, 2014
  3. Training of trainers on Standardized guidelines on the Management of Survivors of Sexual Abuse: 23 -27 February, 2015.
  4. Operational Research in mental Health workshop. College of Health Sciences, department of Psychiatry. U.Z. 11 June 2015
  5. Community Health promotion and Education. TM Supermarket. Bindura 19 September 2015.
  6. Annual Health Research Forum: Crowne Plaza Hotel, Harare 20 November 2015
  7. Mental health discharge plan guidelines workshop: MSF Holland, Harare, 30 -31 March, 2016.
  8. Marking Psychiatric Nurses Final Examination: Nurses Council  01- 07 June 2016
  9. Training of Trainers mhGap: Jameson Hotel, Harare, 25 June – 1 July 2016
  10. Stakeholders Orientation Workshop: Parirenyatwa Goup of Hospitals: Facilitator on the Mental Health Act 1 July, 2016


Bindura Provincial Hospital and Optinova Africa P.L.