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gynecologist , Obstetrician , researcher

James Njogu Kiarie, Kenyan obstetrician, gynecologist, researcher. Achievements include research in prevention of mother-to-child transmission of Human Immunodeficiency Virus. Member of Kenya Ob-Gyn. Society.

Background

Kiarie, James Njogu was born on February 8, 1963 in Nakuru, Kenya. Son of Joshua Kiarie Njoroge and Rebecca Warugi Kiarie.

Education

Bachelor of Medicine, BChir, University Nairobi, Kenya, 1989. Master in Medicine (Ob-Gyn.), University Nairobi, 1996. Master in Public Health (Epidemiology), University Washington, 2002.

Career

Medical officer intern Nyeri (Kenya) Provincial Hospital, 1989—1990. Medical officer Mweiga Mission Hospital, 1991—1992. Senior house officer Kenyatta National Hospital, Nairobi, 1992—1996, consultant obstetrician gynecologist, 1996—2004, head department obstetrics-gynecology, since 2004.

Research scientist University Washington, Seattle, since 2003.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in prevention of mother-to-child transmission of Human Immunodeficiency Virus.

Membership

Member of Kenya Ob-Gyn.

Connections

Married Florence Nyawira Isaac. Children: Wycliffe Kiarie Njogu, Joy Warugi Njogu, Precious Njoki Njogu.

father:
Joshua Kiarie Njoroge

mother:
Rebecca Warugi Kiarie

spouse:
Florence Nyawira Isaac

child:
Wycliffe Kiarie Njogu Kiarie

child:
Joy Warugi Njogu Kiarie

child:
Precious Njoki Njogu Kiarie