Dr. Anne Kihara
President African Federation of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
President Emeritus Kenya Obstetrics and Gynecological Society
Consultant Obstetrician and Gynecologist
Senior Lecturer University of Nairobi Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Kenya
EDUCATION/TRAINING INSTITUTION AND LOCATION DEGREE YEAR(s) FIELD OF STUDY
Medicines Sans Frontiers – Luxembourg and International Union against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease, France Fellowship 2014 Operational Research
College of Health Sciences, Manitoba Certification 2010 Research Capacity in MNCH
University of Nairobi, Kenya MMed 1999 Obstetrics and Gynecology
University of Nairobi, Kenya MBChB 1990 Medicine and Surgery
A. Personal statement
Am the President of the African Federation of Obstetricians and Gynecologists and the Immediate Past President of the Kenya Obstetrical and Gynecological Society a position held for four years.
Additionally am a Senior Lecturer, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology University of Nairobi and Consultant Gynecologist Kenyatta National Hospital in Kenya. Areas of interest include provision of leadership and advocacy in SRHR; conducting of implementation science in Women’s health and rights.
B. Positions and Honors
August 2013 to-date Senior Lecturer, University of Nairobi College of Health Sciences, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
2006 to August 2013 Lecturer, University of Nairobi College of Health Sciences, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
C. Contribution to science
Have supervised to date 32 postgraduate students in their Master Degree program in Obstetrics and Gynecology; have 41 publications in peer reviewed journals. Been a keynote speaker, made scientific presentations and participated in several reproductive health forums/ conferences both locally and Internationally.