Program Director, Department of Medicine, The Aga Khan University

Education

Master in Advanced Oncology University of Ulm, Germany, 2013 to date
Master of Medicine in Internal Medicine Aga Khan University in Nairobi 2010
Bachelor of Medicine Bachelor of Surgery University of Nairobi 2004

Training

Certificate in Medical Oncology Royal College of Physicians (UK)January 2013
European Society of Medical Oncology Certification 2012
Membership of the Royal College of Physicians (UK) 2011

Current areas of teaching

Principles of internal medicine
Principles of oncology
Clinical examination skills
Research interests

Breast cancer
Eradication of cervical cancer
Chronic myeloid leukemia

Experience

Full time Faculty and Consultant Oncologist, Aga Khan University in Nairobi 2013 to date
Specialist Registrar, Department of Medical Oncology, Barts and the London National Health Services trust 2011 to 2013
Instructor, Department of Medicine, Aga Khan University in Nairobi, 2009-2011
Senior House Officer, Coast Provincial General Hospital, 2004-2005

Professional associations

Member, American Society of Medical Oncology
Member, European Society for Medical Oncology
Member, Kenya Society of Hematologists and Oncologists
Member, Kenya Physicians Association
Member, Kenya Medical Association (KMA)
Member, Kenya Association of Muslim Medical Practicioners
Awards and honours

International Development and Education Award (IDEA) from Conquer Cancer Foundation of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) 2011
Prof Ndetei Award for the best undergraduate student in Psychiatry, University of Nairobi
2003

Experience

  • –present
    Program Director, Department of Medicine, The Aga Khan University