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Medical institute administrator

William Lore, Kenyan medical institute administrator. World Health Organization fellow in cardiology, Gothenburg University, Sweden, 1981-1982; World Health Organization fellow in cardiovascular epidemiology, Hartenark, The Netherlands, 1986, Ndola, Zambia, 1986; British Council fellow in cardiology, Edinburgh, 1987.


Lore, William was born on April 16, 1943 in Gem, Siaya, Kenya. Son of Jacob and Rhoda (Agina) Ogwayo.


Bachelor Medicine, B Surgery, Makerere Medical School, Kampala, Uganda, 1970.


Intern, New Mulago Hospital, Kampala, 1970-1971; resident in internal medicine, Kenyatta National Hospital, Nairobi, Kenya, 1971-1973; postgraduate student, Edinburgh (Scotland) U., 1974-1975; resident, registrar in internal medicine, National Health Svc., Edinburgh and Glasgow, 1975-1977; lecturer in internal medicine, U. Nairobi, 1977-1983; senior lecturer in internal medicine, U. Nairobi, 1984-1989; assoc professor medicine, Moi U., Eldoret, Kenya, 1989-1992; professor medicine, Moi U., Eldoret, Kenya, 1992-1995; chief executive, director, Institute Health Research and Health Superior vena cava syndrome, Nairobi, since 1996. Consultant physician Kenyatta National Hospital, 19977-90, Moi U. Tchg. Hospital, 1990-1995; consultant physician/ethicist Kenya Medical Research Institute, Nairobi, 1985-1990.


  • Other Work

    • Author: Topics in Clinical Practice of Medicine, 1994. Editor: Health, Law and Ethics, 1992, Cardiology in the Tropics, 1990. Editor-in-chief Eastern African Medical Journal, since 1995.


Fellow Royal College Physicians (Edinburgh, Glasgow, London), International College Angiology, American College Angiology. Member Kenya Medical Association, Kenya National Committee for Prevention of Alcoholism and Drug Dependency (chairman since 1988), Kenya Association Physicians (founder. Vice chairman 1995-1996), Rotary (director international affairs, Eldoret branch 1991-1992), Freemasons (inner guard, junior deacon Progress Lodge, Nairobi 1995, 96, senior deacon 1996, 97), Kenya Medical Association (national chairman 1992-1996).


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: reading, charity work.


Married Catherine Akidi Lalobo Lore, October 30, 1971. Children: Rosemary Achieng Lore-Ayah, Apollo Milton Ogwayo Lore, Tezira Ayugi Lore.

Jacob Ogwayo

Rhoda (Agina) Ogwayo

Catherine Akidi Lalobo Lore

Rosemary Achieng Lore-Ayah Lore

Tezira Ayugi Lore

Apollo Milton Ogwayo Lore