Rose Kamaga Begani

          Mrs. Rose Kamaga Begani


          Department of Environmental Health

          Faculty of Medicine & Health Sciences

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Tel: (675) 4222937  Ext: 733
(675) 422 1870


Location: FMHS Building/ Rm 18

Research interest:

  • Water quality
  • Food safety particularly the HACCP and its application
  • Health risk assessments of environmental contaminants and pollutants

Research Profile:

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Rose Begani is a qualified Environmental Health Officer who has served as an EHO in various health agencies in PNG. Prior to taking up teaching duties she served as an EHO and Quarantine Officer in Kiunga and Daru from 1992 to 1995. She was attached with the Nimamar Development Authority in Lihir as an EHO from 1998 to 2000. In 2002 Rose favorably joined the former college of Allied health sciences as a Tutor in environmental health studies until the amalgamation of the college with DWU in 2006 when Rose and her colleagues transferred to be part of the academic staff of DWU.

She was instrumental and played a significant role in the development of the Program Specification Document (PSD) for the Bachelor of Environmental Health. She has also played a key role in the review of the BEH curriculum apart from teaching and research supervision for under graduate students in the department. Rose’s notable achievements include the publication of research articles in international Journals-Scientific Research Publishing around the subjects of methyl mercury toxicity and titanium dioxide. She has also published a number of articles in the DWU contemporary research journal.  

Research Projects:


Madang Campus

PO Box 483,
Madang 511
Papua New Guinea

[email protected]

Tel: (+675) 424 1800
       (+675) 422 2937
       (+675) 7111 0002

Port Moresby Campus

DWU POM Campus
PO Box 582
Konedobu, NCD 131

[email protected]

Tel: (+675) 325 5668
       (+675) 7091 5741


Wewak Campus

St. Benedict’s campus,
PO Box 542
Kaindi, Wewak, ESP 531

[email protected]

Tel: (+675) 456 2327
       (+675) 456 3243

Fax: (+675) 456 2331


Rabaul Campus

c/- OLSH Kabaleo
P.O. Box 138
Kokopo, ENB 613

[email protected]

Tel: (+675) 982 8213
Fax: (+675) 982 8339


Tabubil Campus

c/- DWU POM Campus
PO Box 582
Konedobu, NCD 131


Tel: (+675) 325 5668
       (+675) 7091 5741

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