Latest News in Paediatrics & Child Health

The first residents in the medical exchange program honoring Ambassador Chris Stevens came from the University of Nairobi. From left to right: Dr. Anne Stevens, Mr. Loyal Moore, Dr. Maneesh Batra, Dr. Bruder Stapleton, and visiting residents Dr. Jemimah Karingi Mugo and Dr. Douglas Kinuthia Gaitho.



Location
Seattle
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Dr. Thomas Ngwiri (L) presents a certificate to Dr. Douglas Gaitho (R), one of the recipients of Prof. Hillman Award.

Dr. Ambrose Agweyu and Dr. Douglas Gaitho from the Department of Paediatics and Child Health were the recipients of Prof. Hillman Award.



Location
Eldoret, Kenya
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Department of Paediatrics and Child Health staff pose for a photo during the workshop.

The Department of Paediatrics and Child Health at the University of Nairobi College of Health Sciences held a workshop at Lukenya Getaway from 21st - 23rd June, 2016.



Location
Magharini sub County in Malindi
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Dr. Rashmi Kumar delivers a talk at the Pan African Thoracic Society (PATS) conference.

Dr. Rashmi Kumar was invited to give a talk at the Pan African Thoracic Society (PATS) conference.



Location
Nairobi
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Dr. Rashmi Kumar makes a presentation at the World Federation of Intensive and Critical Care Society (WFICCS) conference in Seoul, Korea.

 



Location
Seoul, Korea
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Dr. Ahmed Laving, a lecturer at the Department of Paediatrics and Child Health attended the the first Pediatric Gastroenterology Hepatobiliary & Transplant Conference held at NIMS University in Jaipur, India in February 2016.

He attended the conference following an invitation to give a talk on "use of anti-emetics in acute gastroenteritis in children".



Location
Seoul, Korea
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The Partnership for Health Research and Training in Kenya (P-HERT) is pleased to announce applications for a 2-year Research Capacity Building program.

P-HERT is a grant awarded to the University of Nairobi by the US National Institutes of Health.



Location
College of Health Sciences
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Prof. Ruth Nduati with her walk companions at end point.Happy we are nearer to meeting the goal of eliminating new paediatric HIV infections and keeping women alive as they give life to others.

 



Location
Nairobi
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Prof Nduati member of Measles Technical working group out in Magharini sub County in Malindi to support the measles rubella tetanus supplemental immunization in in 2016. 34 children received the vaccine in this homestead.

 



Location
Magharini sub County in Malindi
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Dr. Ahmed Laving, a lecturer at the Department of Paediatrics and Child Health was invited to give a talk on 'Tropical diseases affecting the GIT' at the ESPGHAN goes to Africa' post graduate course in Cape Town, South Africa in October 2015.

The delegates were pediatricians from various African countries attending 5 day training on pediatric gastroenterology, hepatology & nutrition.



Location
Cape Town
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