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educator , consultant , Psychiatrist , researcher

David Musyimi Ndetei, Kenyan psychiatrist, educator, consultant, researcher. Certified psychiatrist, family-marital-sex therapist. Member Kenya Medical Association (director Voice of Kenya Health Program), Kenya Psychiatric Association, African Psychiatric Association, African Association Family and Sex Therapists, Royal College Psychiatrists United Kingdom.

Background

Ndetei, David Musyimi was born on January 1, 1948 in Machakos, Kenya. Son of John and Esther (Kamba) Ndetei.

Education

Bachelor of Medicine, ChB, University Nairobi, Kenya, 1974. Doctor of Medicine, University Nairobi, 1985. Diploma in Psychological Medicine, University London, 1978.

Career

Intern Ministry of Health, Kenya, 1975-1976, resident in psychiatry Kenya, 1976-1977. Registrar in psychiatry Institute Psychiatry, London, 1977-1981. Lecturer psychiatry University Nairobi, 1981-1983, senior lecturer, 1983-1988, professor, since 1988.

Consultant Kenyatta National Hospital, Mathare Hospital, Nairobi Hospital, since 1981.

Achievements

  • Certified psychiatrist, family-marital-sex therapist.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Columnist weekly medical column Kenyan Daily Nation. Contributor articles to international, professional journals.

Membership

Member Kenya Medical Association (director Voice of Kenya Health Program), Kenya Psychiatric Association, African Psychiatric Association, African Association Family and Sex Therapists, Royal College Psychiatrists United Kingdom.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Writing.

Connections

Married Rose Mbithe Mulwa. Children: Mutindi, Nzuki, Wayua, Mulwa.

father:
John Ndetei

mother:
Esther (Kamba) Ndetei

spouse:
Rose Mbithe Mulwa

child:
Mutindi Ndetei

child:
Nzuki Ndetei

child:
Wayua Ndetei

child:
Mulwa Ndetei