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Cardiothoracic surgery educator

Barasa Otsyula Khwa-Otsyula, Kenyan cardiothoracic surgery educator. Diplomate in cardiothoracic surgery. Member Kenya Medical Association, Association Surgeons East Africa, Kenya Cardiac Society.

Background

Khwa-Otsyula, Barasa Otsyula was born on February 17, 1947 in Busia Dist, Kenya. Son of Yona and Flora Ilavusa (Alukwe) Otsyula.

Education

Bachelor of Medicine, ChB, University Nairobi, Kenya, 1975. Master of Medicine (Surgery), University Nairobi, Kenya, 1980.

Career

Medical officer Kenya Ministry Health, Nairobi, 1975-1980, consultant surgeon, 1980-1981. Registrar in cardiothoracic surgery Birmingham (England) Health Authority, 1981-1984. Cardiothoracic surgeon Kenyatta National Hospital, Nairobi, 1984-1992, consultant surgeon, since 1984.

Senior lecturer cardiothoracic surgery Moi University, Eldoret, Kenya, 1992-1995, associate professor Kenya, since 1995. Consultant surgeon Naibori Hospital, since 1985, Aga Khan Hospital, Nairobi, since 1985, Eldoret District Hospital, since 1992.

Achievements

  • Diplomate in cardiothoracic surgery.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to East Africa Medical Journal.

Membership

Member Kenya Medical Association, Association Surgeons East Africa, Kenya Cardiac Society.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Watching football, gardening.

Connections

Married Mary Vuhya Busu, September 1979. Children: Nekoye, Majiba, Makokha.

father:
Yona Otsyula

mother:
Flora Ilavusa (Alukwe) Otsyula

spouse:
Mary Vuhya Busu

child:
Nekoye Khwa-Otsyula

child:
Majiba Khwa-Otsyula

child:
Makokha Khwa-Otsyula