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Parasitologist

Claire Njeri Wamae, Kenyan parasitologist. Member American Society Tropical Medicine & Hygiene (travel award grantee 1995), East African Society Parasitologists. Grantee United Nations Development Programme/World Bank/World Health Organization, Switzerland, 1983-1985, 90-95.

Background

Wamae, Claire Njeri was born on June 16, 1956 in Nairobi, Kenya. Daughter of Francis Kanyeri and Justina (Muringa) Wamae.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Bowling Green State University, 1980. Master of Science in Public Health, Tulane University, 1985. Doctor of Philosophy, Tulane University, 1995.

Career

Parasitologist, Min. Health, Nairobi, 1981-1983; from research officer to senior research officer, Kenya Medical Research Institute, Nairobi, since 1985. Guest researcher Centers for Disease Control, Atlanta, 1995.

Membership

Grantee United Nations Development Programme/World Bank/World Health Organization, Switzerland, 1983-1985, 90-95.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: cooking, swimming.

Connections

1 child, Wambui.

father:
Francis Kanyeri Wamae

mother:
Justina (Muringa) Wamae

child:
Wambui Wamae