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Dr THOMAS ARIBA OGADA

Background

  • OGADA, Dr THOMAS ARIBA was born on January 12, 1936 in Eldoret, Kenya.

  • Education

    • Makerere University, Uganda, 1951-1957, LMS, Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (EA). Postgraduate Medical School, London, 1962, Member of the Royal College of Physicians (Cardiology). Royal College of Physicians, Edinburgh & Glasgow, 1962-1963, Member of the Royal College of Physicians Edinburgh, Member of the Royal College of Physicians Glasgow.

      McGill University, 1968-1970, Rch Doctor ol Medicine. Spoken languages: Luo, Kiswahli, English.

    Career

    • Ambassador, Permanent Representative of Kenya, Geneva, Mission of Kenya since 1989. Director of Medical Professor of Medical & Cardiologist-in-Chief, College of Health Sciences, University of Nairobi, Kenya, since 1974. World Health Organization Medical Officer, Nigeria & Burundi, 1985-1990.

      World Health Organization Medical Officer, Cardiovascular Diseases Programme, Geneva, 1978-1979. Professor of Medical & Head of Cardiology Service, University Teaching Hospital, University of Zambia, 1974-1975. Associate Proofessor of Medical, University College of Health Sciences, Kenya, 1970-1974.

      Postdoctoral Clinical & Rch Fellow in Medical, McGill University, Canada, 1968-1970. Registrar & Fellow in Medical, University of Edinburgh, Scotland, 1962-1963.

    Membership

    Member: Vice President, Pan African Society of Cardiology. Royal Society of Medicine. Past President, Association of Physicians of East and Central Africa.

    Personality

    Interests

    Cardiovascular medicine, internal medicine, international health. Health systems management. Health resources development and management.

    Public health administration and management. Golf, swimming; gardening.

    Connections

    • Spouse Margaret, National of Kenya.
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    Born January 12, 1936
    Nationality

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