Ongoing Research Projects

The following is a list of the active graduate students who are working on projects with World Spine Care:

  • Candice Armstrong, M. Tech (chiro) Student
    • Topic: A demographic and disease profile of Chiropractic patients attending the World Spine Care clinics in Mahalapye and Shoshong, Botswana
    • Degree: M. Tech (chiro)
    • University/Institute: Chiropractic and Somatology, Durban University of Technology
    • Research Location: Shoshong and Mahalapye, Botswana
    • E-mail: candicearmstrong0@gmail.com
  • Mufudzi Chihambakwe, M. Tech (chiro) student
    • Topic: The perception of selected stakeholders of the integration of World Spine Care into the health care system of Botswana
    • Degree: M. Tech (chiro)
    • University/Institute: Chiropractic and Somatology, Durban University of Technology
    • E-mail: muffychihambakwe@gmail.com
  • Louisa Onyewadume, M.D. student
    • Topic: A retrospective analysis of patients who underwent spine surgery at Princess Marina, Gaborone Private, and Bokamoso Private Hospitals to determine relationship between post-surgery surgical site HIV seropositive status.
    • Degree: Doctor of Medicine (M.D.)
    • University/Institute: Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine / University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center Neurosurgery Department
    • Research Locations: Princess Marina Hospital, Gaborone Private Hospital, Bokamoso Private Hospital, Gaborone, Botswana
    • E-mail: lxo45@case.edu