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epidemiologist , researcher

Charles Owuora Obonyo, Kenyan epidemiologist, researcher. Achievements include research in relationship between antimalarial drug resistance and malarial anemia. Fellow International Training, Fogarty International Center National Institutes of Health, 2000. Member Gideons International, Kisumu, 2006; senior scout leader Kenya Scouts Association, 1983—1985; Member of International Epidemiology Association, Massachusetts Medical Association.

Background

Obonyo, Charles Owuora was born on June 17, 1965 in Homa Bay, Kenya. Son of Adrian Obonyo Owuora and Jane Odongo Obonyo.

Education

Master of Science, Erasmus University, Rotterdam, 1997. Doctor of Philosophy, Utrecht University, 2006.

Career

Clinical officer Kenyan Ministry Health, Siaya, 1989—1991, Kenya Medical Research Institute, Kisumu, 1991—1995, research officer, 1995—2004. Senior research officer Kenya Medical Research Officer, since 2004.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in relationship between antimalarial drug resistance and malarial anemia.

Membership

Member Gideons International, Kisumu, 2006. Senior scout leader Kenya Scouts Association, 1983—1985. Member of International Epidemiology Association, Massachusetts Medical Association.

Connections

Married Joanne Atieno Otieno, September 2, 1995. Children: Eve Stacey Amondi, Mercy Awuor, Joseph Trent Otieno.

father:
Adrian Obonyo Owuora

mother:
Jane Odongo Obonyo

spouse:
Joanne Atieno Otieno

child:
Eve Stacey Amondi Obonyo

child:
Mercy Awuor Obonyo

child:
Joseph Trent Otieno Obonyo