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educator , epidemiologist , consultant , researcher

Alloys Sigar Stevens Orago, Kenyan immunopathologist, researcher, public health consultant, epidemiologist, educator. Fellow British Council, London, 1983; grantee O.D.A., London, 1988, American Society Microbiology, 1992. Member British Society Immunology (Journal award 1989), Royal College Tropical Medical Hygiene, Kenya Society for Immunology, Institute Biology United Kingdom (chartered biologist).

Background

Orago, Alloys Sigar Stevens was born on August 20, 1951 in Nakuru, Kenya. Son of Stephen Agunja and Juliana Adero (Wahong'o) Orago.

Education

Bachelor of Education/Sc, University Nairobi, Kenya, 1975. Master of Science, Aberdeen University, Scotland, 1984. Doctor of Philosophy, London Hospital School Medicine, 1991.

Career

Graduate lecturer Kenyatta University, Nairobi, 1979-1986, assistant lecturer, 1986-1988, lecturer, 1988-1992, senior lecturer, 1992-1994, associate professor immunology, 1994—2000, professor clinical immunology and epidemiology of infectious diseases, since 2000, head department, since 1995, director, head School Health Sciences, since 2002. Deputy director National Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome Control Council Kenya, since 2005. Consultant Migori Hospital, Nairobi, since 1991.

Board directors Westlines Services, Nairobi, since 1993.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional publications.

Membership

Member British Society Immunology (Journal award 1989), Royal College Tropical Medical Hygiene, Kenya Society for Immunology, Institute Biology United Kingdom (chartered biologist).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Athletics, soccer, music, Karate, sports.

Connections

Married Matabel Anyango Auma, November 6, 1976. Children: Edward, Allan, Christine, Diana.

father:
Stephen Agunja Orago

mother:
Juliana Adero (Wahong'o) Orago

spouse:
Matabel Anyango Auma

child:
Edward Orago

child:
Allan Orago

child:
Christine Orago

child:
Diana Orago