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Grace Adira Murilla, Kenyan chemist. Member of Natural Product Research East Central Africa, General Council University Glasgow.

Background

Murilla, Grace Adira was born on February 9, 1951 in Kakamega, Kenya. Daughter of Evans Frederick and Lydia Aima Sabwa.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Nairobi, 1975. Master of Science, Loughborough University of Technology, England, 1985. Doctor of Philosophy, University Glasgow, England, 1996.

Career

Analyst III, senior analyst Government Chemists Department, Nairobi, Kenya, 1975—1987. Senior research officer to chief research officer Kenya Trypanosomiasis Research Institute, Kikuyu, since 1988, deputy director, 1998—2004. Center director Kenya Trypanosomiasis Research Center, since 2004.

Visiting scientist Royal Society, England, 2001. Expert member Radiation Protection Board, Nairobi, 2000—2002. Member National Health Research and Development Center, 2001—2003, National Gender Advisory Board, 2002—2004, National Committee Health, 2002—2004.

Trainer World Health Organization Africa, since 2001. Review Theriogenology Journal, since 2002. Presenter in field.

Membership

Member of Natural Product Research East Central Africa, General Council University Glasgow.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Squash, aerobics.

Connections

Married Stephen Otingu Murilla, September 6, 1975. Children: Lynette Njemo, Eric Otingu, Angella Daisy, Kennedy Sabwa.

father:
Evans Frederick

mother:
Lydia Aima Sabwa

spouse:
Stephen Otingu Murilla

child:
Lynette Njemo Murilla

child:
Eric Otingu Murilla

child:
Angella Daisy Murilla

child:
Kennedy Sabwa Murilla