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consultant , Nursing educator

Theresa mary Awuor Odero, Kenyan nursing educator, consultant. Recipient Citizen Santa Cruz City, Mayor Santa Cruz, California, 1989, Letter Recommendation, Minister Health Republic Kenya, Nairobi, 1989; grantee, World Health Organization, British Council, England, United States Development Agency.

Background

Odero, Theresa mary Awuor was born on September 13, 1952 in Migori, Nyanza, Kenya. Daughter of Peter and Suslia Aoko Oywer.

Education

Master of Science in Health Education & Health Promotion, Leeds Metropolitan University, England, 1994. Postgraduate diploma in Health Education & Health Promotion, Leeds Metropolitan University, England, 1993. Bachelor of Science in Nursing, American World University, Nairobi, 2008.

Career

Registered nurse Ministry Health, Nairobi, 1975—1988, registered midwife, 1987—1988, critical care nurse, 1983—1984, public health education officer, 1989—1990, dir, division health education, head office, 1990—1996. Assistant professor Aga Khan University, 2001—2003, academy head, 2001—2003. Lecturer University Nairobi, since 1996.

Member Board Adult Education, Nairobi, 1979—1990, Ministry Health Senior Management Committee, Nairobi, 1990—1996, Ministry Health Information Education and Communication Committee, Nairobi, 2004—2005. Specialist Health Education Network AMREF, Nairobi, 1979—1995, Aids Central Programme Secretariat International Electrotechnical Commission, Nairobi, 1990—1996. Consultant Breast Feeding Information Group, Nairobi, 1996—1999, Development Curriculum Health Promotion Africa, Dar es Salaam, Kenya, 2007.

Resource person Ministry Health Information Education and Communication Strategy Formulation, Nairobi, 2006. Consultant Ministry Health Development Public Health Education Materials Epilepsy Management, 1990.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor chapters to books, articles to professional research journals.

Membership

Supporter democracy Orange Democratic Party, Kenya, 2007. Member of African Honor Society Nursing Sigma Theta Tao International, National Nurses Association (life).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Swimming, reading, music.

Connections

Married Perez Wellington Joseph Odero, 1976. Children: Jacqueline Joseph, Diana Osano, Samuel Oyier, Elizabeth Akinyi.

father:
Peter Oywer

mother:
Suslia Aoko Oywer

spouse:
Perez Wellington Joseph Odero

child:
Jacqueline Joseph Odero

child:
Diana Osano Odero

child:
Samuel Oyier Odero

child:
Elizabeth Akinyi Odero