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researcher , food safety educator

Anakalo Alfred Shitandi, Kenyan food safety educator, researcher. Coordinator promotion of youth music and education Angelican Church Kenya, 1994—2002; Member of African Crop Science Society, Teachers Service Commission, Institute Microbiologists, Njoro Golf Club.

Background

Shitandi, Anakalo Alfred was born on March 20, 1963 in Kisumu, Rift Valley, Kenya. Son of Wabuti Wycliffe and Rose Nelima Shitandi.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Egerton, Kenya, 1994. Master of Science, SLU, Sweden, 2000. Doctor of Philosophy, SLU, Sweden, 2004.

Career

Training and research assistant Egerton University Njoro, Kenya, 1994—2000, lecturer food science Kenya, 2002—2005, senior lecturer and researcher food science Kenya, 2005—2006. Post doctoral researcher University Western Cape, Cape Town, South Africa, 2004.

Achievements

  • Achievements include development of risk assessment tool for control of antimicrobial residues in low-income countries. Research in computer prediction of allelic diversity in methicillinase resistant staphylococcus aureus bu modeling flourescent amplified fragment length polymorphisms using five sequenced genomes. Research in investigating the microbial diversity of bioremediation systems employing alkaline fly ash to treat acid mine drainage.

    Research in optimization of a microbiological method as a control method for inhibitory substances in raw milk amongst small scale farmers in Kenya.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor scientific papers in field to professional journals.

Membership

Coordinator promotion of youth music and education Angelican Church Kenya, 1994—2002. Member of African Crop Science Society, Teachers Service Commission, Institute Microbiologists, Njoro Golf Club.

Connections

Married Gathoni Marion Kihumbu, December 23, 1989. Children: Abijah Anakalo, Absaloms Babu Anakalo.

father:
Wabuti Wycliffe

mother:
Rose Nelima Shitandi

spouse:
Gathoni Marion Kihumbu

child:
Abijah Anakalo Shitandi

child:
Absaloms Babu Anakalo Shitandi