Lucy Mkandawire-Valhmu

Associate Professor
College of Nursing

Tracking Our Truth: In the fall of 2020, the U.S. Department of Justice Professor Lucy Mkwandawire-Valhmu and her research team $2 million to support advocacy and provide forensic care for American Indian violence victims in the state of Wisconsin. Working with partners throughout the state, the grant focuses on bringing agencies together to ensure women access the help they need and deserve.

Research Interests

  • violence in the lives of women in Southern Africa
  • health care of immigrants and refugees
  • community health nursing and utilization and application of feminist methodology particularly in research with third world women.