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microbiologist , researcher

Sam Mungai Kariuki, Kenyan microbiologist, researcher. Research grantee British Society Antimicrobial Chemotherapy, 1995-1996, Wellcome Trust, 1997-2000, International Society Infectious Diseases, 1998. Fellow Royal Society Tropical Medicine and Hygiene.

Background

Kariuki, Sam Mungai was born on July 24, 1963 in Nakuru, Kenya. Son of Zephania Kariuki Gacoka and Hellen Wambui Kariuki.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy in Microbiology, Liverpool University, England, 1997.

Career

Research scientist Kenya Medical Research Institute, Nairobi, 1991-1996, senior research scientist, since 1997.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Reviewer, East Africa Medical Journal, since 1997. Contributor numerous articles to professional journals, including Emerging Infectious Diseases, Journal Antimicrobial Chemotherapy, transactions Royal Society Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, others.

Membership

Fellow Royal Society Tropical Medicine and Hygiene.

Connections

Married Triza Wambui Karanja Mungai. Children: Victor Kariuki, Edwin Karanja.

father:
Zephania Kariuki Gacoka

mother:
Hellen Wambui Kariuki

spouse:
Triza Wambui Karanja Mungai

child:
Victor Kariuki

child:
Edwin Karanja Kariuki