College of Health Sciences Principal, Prof. Isaac Kibwage (R) shares a light moment with Prof. Elizabeth Obimbo (L) during the 56th University of Nairobi Graduation.
During the 56th University of Nairobi graduation ceremony held on December 2nd 2016, Professor Elizabeth Maleche Obimbo, Chair of the Department of Paediatrics & Child Health, was nominated to be Mace Bearer by the Vice Chancellor, Professor Peter Mbithi.
Prof. Obimbo led the Academic Procession during that special day to mark the start of the ceremony at the UoN Graduation Square located in main campus, Nairobi.
It was with great pride that we witnessed nineteen Masters of Medicine in Paediatrics & Child Health (MMed.PaedCH) students from our Department graduate and receive the power to read all that appertains to the field of Paediatrics & Child Health.
Prof. Elizabeth Obimbo holds the mace in readiness to lead the Academic Procession during the 56th UoN Graduation.
We also proudly witnessed 300 young medics graduate with a degree in Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBChB) who had passed all their requisite clinical rotations and examination, including Paediatrics.
Our hearty congratulations to all the graduands, it was an honour to teach and mentor you all. We wish you all the best as you embark on your careers as medical doctors and as paediatricians.