Kaboni Whitney Gondwe


Kaboni Whitney Gondwe
Member since:
21 Jan, 2015


Kaboni Whitney Gondwe, PhD, GH, UCM, RN, RM is a nurse-midwife originally from Malawi. She completed her BSN and University Certificate in Midwifery in 2006 and 2008 respectively from from University of Malawi, Kamuzu College of Nursing . She later completed her Masters in Nursing Administration and Nursing Education from Ohio University on a Fulbright Scholarship. She completed her PhD in Nursing and Doctoral Certificate in Global Health from Duke University and her research focused on "Emotional Responses and Mother-Infant Interactions of Mothers of Early-Preterm, Late-Preterm, and Full-term infants in Malawi", She is a registered as an RN both in US and Malawi and registered as a registered midwife in Malawi. Her research interest are maternal mental health and mother-infant relationship, perinatal substance abuse, global health, and health care systems.

Role(s) / Profession(s)

  • Academic
  • Midwife
  • Nurse
  • Researcher


  • Duke University School of Nursing
  • University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Work Location(s)

  • Malawi
  • United States

Population(s) Served

  • Children
  • Immigrant
  • Migrant
  • Minorities
  • Other vulnerable populations