Dr. Nyanzi Daniel is a lecturer and acting Head of  the otolaryngology – head and neck Surgery Department of Kabale University. He is a holder of Bachelor of Medical Laboratory Science (MUST), Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery (MUST), Master of Medicine in Ear, Nose and Throat Surgery (MUST). He is a member of Young Otolaryngologists of the International Federation of Oto-rhino-laryngological Societies (YO-IFOS).

He is also a reviewer for the journal of African Health Sciences and an internal examiner for the department of Public Health of Kabale University. He has interest in prevention and treatment of common ear, nose and throat conditions. Currently focusing on developing a research career in preventable ear disease and hearing impairment at community level.


Master of Medicine in Ear, Nose and Throat Surgery – Mbarara University of Science and Technology  (MUST) – 2019.

Bachelor of Medicine & Surgery-MUST-2013.

Bachelor of Medical Laboratory Science-MUST-2007.

Research Interests

Community ear disease and hearing impairment


Daniel J. Nyanzi, Daniel Atwine, Ronald Kamoga, Caroline Birungi, Caroline A. Nansubuga, Victoria Nyaiteera, Doreen Nakku . (2023) . Tracheostomy-related indications, early complications and their predictors among patients in low resource settings: a prospective cohort study in the pre-COVID-19 era . BMC Surgery, [online] Volume . Available at: https://bmcsurg.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12893-023-01960-5
D. Atwine F. Abok R. Kyeyune S.N Atwine S. Logoose D.K Nanjebe D.J Nyanzi C. Birungi J.I Teta D. Musiime M. Kembabazi C. Akatukwasa E. Kemigisha . (2022) . Implementing a clinical study in a low resources settings . In: , BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING FOR SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT, pp. 193-214
D.J.Nyanzi, D.Atwine, R.Kamoga, C.Birungi, C.A.Nansubuga, V.Nyaiteera, D.Nakku . (2021) . Is Tracheostomy Safe?: Common Indications and Early Complications Among Ugandan Patients In A Pre-Covid-19 Era.
James O’Donovan1,2, Doreen Nakku3, Daniel Nyanzi4, Esther Nakasagga3,5, Rebecca Hamala2, Allan S. Namanda2, Kenneth Kabali2, Niall Winters1, Shelly Chadha6, Mahmood F. Bhutta7,8 . (2021) . Training, supervision and performance of Community Health Workers in the delivery of ear and hearing care to 321 community members in rural Uganda . Clinical otolaryngology


Dr. Nyanzi Daniel1,3, Edson Twinamatsiko2, Caroline Birungi3, Teta Joana3, Dr. Daniel Atwine3 January, 2022
Dr. Nyanzi Daniel James, MMED ENT1, Dr. Atwine Daniel, PhD2, Dr. Turyasingura Godwin, MMED-OBGY, MA. Demography1 August, 2021
Daniel J Nyanzi, MMED1,2, 5, Daniel Atwine, PhD2,5, Ronald Kamoga, MSc4, Caroline Birungi, MSc2, Caroline A Nansubuga, MBChB3, Victoria Nyaiteera, MMED5, Doreen Nakku, MMED5 December, 2017 → December, 2018


  1. Challenges faced by health workers in the management of HIV exposed/infected under 5-year-old children presenting at Kisoro hospital ART clinic
  2. Prevalence and factors associated with poor anti-retrovirus therapy adherence among HIV-positive adults at Mitooma HCIV.
  3. Knowledge, attitudes and uptake of covid – 19 vaccination among health centre staff at Kamukira HCIV.
  4. Determinants of drug non-adherence among mentally ill patients at Kabale regional Referral hospital, Uganda


No Presentations yet. Try again later

More Information