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Medical researcher

Peter Odada Sumba, Kenyan medical researcher. Certified Kenya Medical Training College, Nairobi, Kenya, 1981, in geografic medicine University Council, 2010. Recipient Travel award, ASTMH, 2007; Research grant, National Institutes of Health, 2008. Chairman Association Kenya Medical Laboratory Science Officers, Kisumu, 1988—2000.

Background

Sumba, Peter Odada was born on December 20, 1955 in Kisumu, Nyanza, Kenya. Son of Sumba Jakoyier Osiro and Cyprine Auma Sumba.

Education

Diploma, Nairobi University, Kenya, 1986. Master in Public Health, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, 2004. Doctor of Philosophy, Kenyatta University, Kenya, 2010.

Career

Laboratory technologist Ministry Health, Mombasa, Kenya, 1981—1982, assistant lecturer parasitology, medical entomology Nakuru, Kenya, 1982—1985. Senior research scientist Kenya Medical Research Institute, Kisumu, Kenya, since 1986. Project manager KEMRI-CWRU-State University of New York-UMASS Malaria-Cancer projects, Kisumu, since 1999.

Achievements

  • Certified Kenya Medical Training College, Nairobi, Kenya, 1981, in geografic medicine University Council, 2010.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Chairman Association Kenya Medical Laboratory Science Officers, Kisumu, 1988—2000.

Connections

Married Charity Wangari Muiga. Children: Jacob Otieno Odada, Samuel Muiga Odada, Cyprine Auma Odada, Charles Aol Sumba Odada, Eunice Kerigo Odada.

father:
Sumba Jakoyier Osiro

mother:
Cyprine Auma Sumba

spouse:
Charity Wangari Muiga

child:
Jacob Otieno Odada Sumba

child:
Samuel Muiga Odada Sumba

child:
Cyprine Auma Odada Sumba

child:
Charles Aol Sumba Odada Sumba

child:
Eunice Kerigo Odada Sumba