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Voices of Hope From Rural Rwanda: Three Oncology Nurse Leaders Emerge

Lori Buswell

Denis Umuhizi

Vedaste Hategekimana

Clemence Muhayimana

Stephanie Kennell-Heiling

Africa, cancer care, nursing education, sustainability, low-income countries, twinning
ONF 2016, 43(5), 661-664. DOI: 10.1188/16.ONF.661-664

Committed, longitudinal, and respectful partnerships between low- and high-income countries can significantly strengthen cancer care capacity and oncology nursing. This article describes a partnership between the United States and Rwanda and the impact the program has had on three Rwandan oncology nurses.

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