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Medical educator

Kirana Mansukhlal Bhatt, Kenyan medical educator.

Background

Bhatt, Kirana Mansukhlal was born on December 8, 1947 in Nyeri, Kenya. Daughter of Mansukhlal Manishanker and Hemlata Mansukhlal (Jani) Bhatt.

Education

Bachelor of Medicine, BChir, University Nairobi, Kenya, 1973. Master in Medicine, University Nairobi, 1978. Doctor of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, Royal College Physicians, London, 1987.

Master of Science in Clinical Tropical Medicine, London School Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, 1987.

Career

Medical officer Ministry of Health, Nairobi, 1973-1975. Senior house officer Kenyatta National Hospital, 1975-1978. Lecturer University Nairobi, 1979-1986, senior lecturer, 1986-1995, associate professor, since 1995.

Membership

Member panel of judges MEPHA Malaria award, Switzerland, 1994. Member Malaria Control Program, Ministry of Health, Kenya, since 1988. Member advisory committee Kenya Red Cross, since 1991.

Chairman Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome/sexually transmitted disease subcommittee, Kenya, since 1994. Member Kenya Medical Association, Kenya Association Physicians, Kenya St. Johns Ambulance (rlwys. division since 1975, Serving Sister award 1983).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading, gardening, visiting historic places.

Connections

father:
Mansukhlal Manishanker Bhatt

mother:
Hemlata Mansukhlal (Jani) Bhatt