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Dr THOMAS ARIBA OGADA

Background

OGADA, Dr THOMAS ARIBA was born on January 12, 1936 in Eldoret, Kenya.

Education

Makerere University, Uganda, 1951-1957, LMS, Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (EA). Postgraduate Medical School, London, 1962, Member of the Royal College of Physicians (Cardiology). Royal College of Physicians, Edinburgh & Glasgow, 1962-1963, Member of the Royal College of Physicians Edinburgh, Member of the Royal College of Physicians Glasgow.

McGill University, 1968-1970, Rch Doctor ol Medicine. Spoken languages: Luo, Kiswahli, English.

Career

Ambassador, Permanent Representative of Kenya, Geneva, Mission of Kenya since 1989. Director of Medical Professor of Medical & Cardiologist-in-Chief, College of Health Sciences, University of Nairobi, Kenya, since 1974. World Health Organization Medical Officer, Nigeria & Burundi, 1985-1990.

World Health Organization Medical Officer, Cardiovascular Diseases Programme, Geneva, 1978-1979. Professor of Medical & Head of Cardiology Service, University Teaching Hospital, University of Zambia, 1974-1975. Associate Proofessor of Medical, University College of Health Sciences, Kenya, 1970-1974.

Postdoctoral Clinical & Rch Fellow in Medical, McGill University, Canada, 1968-1970. Registrar & Fellow in Medical, University of Edinburgh, Scotland, 1962-1963.

Membership

Member: Vice President, Pan African Society of Cardiology. Royal Society of Medicine. Past President, Association of Physicians of East and Central Africa.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Cardiovascular medicine, internal medicine, international health. Health systems management. Health resources development and management.

    Public health administration and management. Golf, swimming; gardening.

Connections

Spouse Margaret, National of Kenya.

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Margaret