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Architecture and Engineering
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Architecture and Engineering
Manufacturing Engineering
julius.ogola@uonbi.ac.ke
0733952777
BSc, M.Eng, PhD , Special Skills: Use of Scientific mgt for optimal usage of resources in both service & manufacturing orgs
Energy use modeling, advanced manufacturing , Technologies & innovation of technologies in the sector Consultancy Capacity: Informal metal working sector, Design of mechanical services in building Research/Consultancy Networks: With local Universities & Naguya University in Japan
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Architecture and Engineering
Land Economics
crispuskiamba@gmail.com
0722480008
B.A, MSc, PhD
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Architecture and Engineering
Land Taxation, Urban Economics, Property Valuation
wolima@uonbi.ac.ke
0722777598
BA, MA, PhD
Housing studies, Land Policy & Management, Property Taxation Research/ Consultancy Networks: Africa & Europe Collaborators Consultancy Capacity: Active in Valuation
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Architecture and Engineering
Housing Quality
owiti.kakumu@uonbi.ac.ke
0721510834
B.A, M.A, PhD
Housing quality indicators, building cost indicators, housing policy and appropriate building materials.
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Architecture and Engineering
Construction Industry
hgichunge@uonbi.ac.ke
0722835750
BA, MSc, PhD Special Skills: Project Management/ Arbitration
Quantity Surveying
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Architecture and Engineering
Urban Planning
eorge_ngugi@hotmail.com
0722-823149
BA, MA, PhD
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Architecture and Engineering
Regional development Theory and techniquesRegional/ sub-national development planning and development participatory methodologies in development planning and practice human settlements planning development and management
endegwa@uonbi.ac.ke
254-2-718548
BA, MA, PhD
Policy Analysis and Implementation; Regional/District Planning; Land and Ethnic Conflicts; Ethnicity and Regional Development
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Architecture and Engineering
Land Economist
sakach@uonbi.ac.ke
0733 – 616038
BA, MA, PhD
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Architecture and Engineering
Urban Planning, Design and execution
imkaranja@uonbi.ac.ke
0715754873
BA, MA, PhD
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Biological and Physical Sciences
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Biological and Physical Sciences
Chemistry
wandigas@uonbi.ac.ke
0722-81615
BSc, MSc, PhD
Studying sources and sinks of biogenic gases; persistent organochlorine pesticides in the tropics; trace metals concentration in various environmental media; complexes of Group VB metals with sulfur and oxygen binding ligands; and climate change and health
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Biological and Physical Sciences
Chemistry
rmmunavu@uonbi.ac.ke
0733-621878
BSc, MSc, PhD
discover and develop appropriate chemical processes for the conversion of locally available resources into useful materials.
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Biological and Physical Sciences
Physical Chemistry
dorata@uonbi.ac.ke
0722-752267
BSc, PhD
Surface Modified Electrodes Consultancy Capacity: Chemical/ Research & Modelling
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Biological and Physical Sciences
Organic Chemistry
jmidiwo@uonbi.ac.ke
0722-776682
BSc, MSc, PhD, Special Skills: Spectpscopy of natural molecules
Natural products Consultancy Capacity: Environmental Analysis Research/ Consultancy Networks: ISP
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Biological and Physical Sciences
Chemistry
ayenesew@uonbi.ac.ke
0733-832576
BSc, MSc, PhD, Special Skills: Spectroscopy
Medicinal Plants Consultancy Capacity: Drug Analysis Research/ Consultancy Networks: Member of NAPRECA and WIDE NETWORK OF COLLABORATION (FAAS, MRSC)
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Biological and Physical Sciences
Geology
opiyo-akech@uonbi.ac.ke
0722768535
BSc, MSc, PhD
Geochemical of ignecious roots Consultancy Capacity: Geotechnical Investigation, ESIAs Research/Consultancy Networks: Consultancy firm Chairman earth view Geoconsultants
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Biological and Physical Sciences
Geology
jbarongo@uonbi.ac.ke
0722756598
BSc, MSc, PhD
Application of geophysical, GIS and Remote sensing techniques in mineral, groundwater, geothermal, geotechnical and geoenvironmental investigations, Computer modelling and inversion of geophysical data, Development of geophysical data processing and interpretation software, Hydrogeology and groundwater modelling
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Biological and Physical Sciences
Meteorology
logallo@uonbi.ac.ke
0722526809
BSc, MSc, PhD, Special Skills: Capacity Building
Climate modeling & Climate Change Research/ Consultancy Networks: Global, Regional & National Consultancy Capacity: Meteorology
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Biological and Physical Sciences
Water Climate & Climate Change
fmutua@uonbi.ac.ke
0700794339
BSc, MSc, PhD
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Biological and Physical Sciences
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Biological and Physical Sciences
Plasma Physics
rgenga@uonbi.ac.ke
0733495467
BSc, MSc, PhD
Strongly coupled plasma physics
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Biological and Physical Sciences
Solid State Physics
mwabora@uonbi.ac.ke
0722709507
BSc, MSc, PhD, Special Skills: Peer reviewer for academic programmes, Commission for University Education
Solar Energy materials, Material science, Nanotechnology Consultancy Capacity: Energy, education Research/ Consultancy Networks: Materials science & solar energy network for eastern and southern Africa, sustainable Electricity network
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Biological and Physical Sciences
Hydrobiology
kmavuti@uonbi.ac.ke
0721609493
BSc, MSc, PhD
Hydrobiology & Fisheries Consultancy Capacity: Water resources use & management
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Biological and Physical Sciences
Genetics.
tmukiama@uonbi.ac.ke
0729880032
BSc, MSc, PhD, Special Skills: Gene cloning, participatory methodologies
Molecular & Population Genetics Consultancy capacity: Biotechnology, Natural Resources
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Biological and Physical Sciences
Microbiology
fbmwaura@uonbi.ac.ke
0722 393 237
BSc, MSc, PhD
Diversity of aerobic endospore - forming bacteria in local habits. Bioremediation of polluted environments/detoxification of environmental pollutants. Agronomic and Economic Evaluation of Soya Beans (Glycine max L.) and Sesbania sp. in paddy soil fertility replenishment
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Biological and Physical Sciences
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Biological and Physical Sciences
Fungal Taxonomy and Biodiversity Conservation
mibey@uonbi.ac.ke
0706061999
BSc, MSc, PhD
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Biological and Physical Sciences
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Biological and Physical Sciences
Fisheries and Marine Biologist
mjntiba@uonbi.ac.ke
0722 583 969
BSc, MSc, PhD
The interaction land, freshwater and the marine ecosystems as a basis for socio-economic development of Kenya and the larger East Africa
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Biological and Physical Sciences
Entomology
rmukabana@uonbi.ac.ke
0715 036 366
BSc, MSc, PhD
Vector biology and control ecology of disease, Bio – control field work
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Biological and Physical Sciences
Parasite Physiology
gkaaya@uonbi.ac.ke
0711 708 087
BSc, MSc, PhD
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Biological and Physical Sciences
Information Systems
waema@uonbi.ac.ke
0722-517323
BSc, MSc, PhD
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Biological and Physical Sciences
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Biological and Physical Sciences
Health Systems, Strengthening Information systems
waiganjo@uonbi.ac.ke
0733-788598
BSc, MSc, PhD
Health Information systems/ICTAD, Urban Mobility Research/ Consultancy: USAID/GIZ, Health system strengthening, Urban Mobility, Data Science
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Biological and Physical Sciences
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Biological and Physical Sciences
Pure Mathematics
khalagai@uonbi.ac.ke
0722-866110
BSc, MSc, PhD
Operator theory in Hilbert Spaces Consultancy Capacity: High Research/ consultancy Networks: Other Universities both local & international
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Biological and Physical Sciences
Designs of Experiments, Survey Sampling
manene@uonbi.ac.ke
0734-621612
BSc, MSc, PhD
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Biological and Physical Sciences
Actuarial Science, Financial Mathematics & Statistics
pweke@uonbi.ac.ke
0722-317855
BSc, MSc, PhD
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Biological and Physical Sciences
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Biological and Physical Sciences
Chemistry
bbhatt@uonbi.ac.ke
0722-293957
BSc, MSc, PhD
Vernonia Galamensis oil, Solid phase peptide synthesis of Glucogen analugues in search for antidiabetic drugs
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Biological and Physical Sciences
Chemistry
jonyari@uonbi.ac.ke
0724-144904
BSc, MSc, PhD
Chemistry
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Biological and Physical Sciences
Separation techniques: Experience in use of HPLC, gas chromatography utilizing liquids, gases and super critical fluids, Indoor-Air sampling techniques: Assembled state of the art apparatus in the Department of Chemistry, Computers: Experience in: -Operating Systems; Word processing packages (MS-Word, Spreadsheets (Lotus 123,Excel, QuotroPro); Desktop publishing (Page maker, Corel draw); Database III, FoxBASE, FoxPro,SPSS), Appropriate Technologies: Adoption of innovative electrical generation for lighting: solar and thermal electric generator utilising biomass energy for powering radio and mobile charging, Establishment of nursery and plantation for indigenous trees and medicinal plant species
jkithinji@uonbi.ac.ke
0722-850702
BSc, MSc, PhD
Separation techniques: Experience in use of HPLC, gas chromatography utilizing liquids, gases and super critical fluids, Indoor-Air sampling techniques: Assembled state of the art apparatus in the Department of Chemistry, Computers: Experience in: -Operating Systems; Word processing packages (MS-Word, Spreadsheets (Lotus 123,Excel, QuotroPro); Desktop publishing (Page maker, Corel draw); Database III, FoxBASE, FoxPro,SPSS), Appropriate Technologies: Adoption of innovative electrical generation for lighting: solar and thermal electric generator utilising biomass energy for powering radio and mobile charging, Establishment of nursery and plantation for indigenous trees and medicinal plant species
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Biological and Physical Sciences
Organic Chemistry
ayusuf@uonbi.ac.ke
0733-799608
BSc, MSc, PhD
Organic Chemistry
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Biological and Physical Sciences
Inorganic Chemistry, Environment/Analytical
kkariuki@uonbi.ac.ke
0722-831418
BSc, MSc, PhD
Research Interests: Natural Resources – water quality, industrial crops quality Consultancy Capacity: Laboratory & Equipment
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Biological and Physical Sciences
Industrial Chemistry
hnnjenga@uonbi.ac.ke
0722-610895
BSc, MSc, PhD
Product & process development in industrial Research areas Consultancy Capacity: Productivity Improvement, Product improvement
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Biological and Physical Sciences
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Biological and Physical Sciences
Chemistry
lkerubo@uobi.ac.ke
0721-797175
BSc, MSc, PhD
Natural Products Chemistry
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Biological and Physical Sciences
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Biological and Physical Sciences
Geochemistry, Mineralogy and Environmental Geology
cnyamai@uonbi.ac.ke
0722813873
BSc, MSc., Ph.D, Member FGSK
Geochemistry & Environmental Geology, Mineralogy & Economic Geology, Igneous and Metamorphic Petrology, Surface-and ground-water chemistry and dynamics, Geology, structural and tectono-metamorphic evolution of the Neoproterozoic Mozambique belt in Kenya
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Biological and Physical Sciences
Geology/Physical Geography
dolago@uonbi.ac.ke
0722768536
BSc, MSc, D.Phil
Geo environment, water resources, climate change
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Biological and Physical Sciences
Atmospheric Pollution, Climatology & climate change
jknganga@uonbi.ac.ke
0722524430
BSc, MSc, PhD
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Biological and Physical Sciences
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Biological and Physical Sciences
Environmental Meteorology
jmuthama@uonbi.ac.ke
0710244438
BSc, MSc, PhD
Air Quality, Climate Change, Environmental change, Sustainability Consultancy Capacity: Strategic Analysis, Environmental dynamics Special Skills: Environmental Change Analytics Research/ Consultancy Networks: IGAD, Kenya Meteorological Society
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Biological and Physical Sciences
Water Resources & Climate Change
aopere@uonbi.ac.ke
0722858660
BSc, MSc, PhD
Hydrology, Water Resources, Modeling & climate change
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Biological and Physical Sciences
High Energy Physics
0735202385
PhD High Energy, MSc Physics and Maths (Friendship, Moscow)
Nuclear Physics
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Biological and Physical Sciences
Diode laser spectroscopy; Electronic instrumentation systems; Modelling of low dimensional semiconductor devices
kaduki@uonbi.ac.ke
0722396632
BSc, MSc, DPhil
Diode laser spectroscopy with applications to trace gas monitoring. Design and development of diode laser spectroscopy systems. Design of instrumentation and control systems to support other research areas in the department. Theoretical investigation of electronic and optical properties of novel low dimensional structures and devices.
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Biological and Physical Sciences
Physics
fnyongesa@uonbi.ac.ke
0721742930
BSc, MSc, PhD ,Special Skills: Material characterization and application
Material Science Consultancy Capacity: Training & Research Research/Consultancy Networks: ARUA, MSSEESA, SOLAR ENERGY
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Biological and Physical Sciences
Remote Sensing & Geographic Information System (GIS)
collins@uonbi.ac.ke
0721105061
BSc, MSc, PhD,Special Skills: Knowledge in satellite image processing & interpretation
Application of remote sensing & GIS in environmental management
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Biological and Physical Sciences
Entomology / Applied Parasitology
foyieke@uonbi.ac.ke
: 0734 696 357
BSc, MSc, PhD
Insect pests in relation to Bt Maize in Kenya, Tsetse fly control, Mosquito control. jigger control
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Biological and Physical Sciences
Biological Sciences
gnyamasyo@uonbi.ac.ke
0722 874 591
BSc, MSc, PhD, Special Skills: Biodiversity Conservation Convention
Entomology Consultancy Capacity: Environmental protection Genetic Resources Research/Consultancy Networks: Bee Keeping, Multi-lateral Environmental agreements (MEAS)
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Biological and Physical Sciences
Animal Physiology
jkabaru@uonbi.ac.ke
0722 582 800
BSc, MSc, PhD, Special Skills: Toxicology & Ecotoxicology
Biological Natural Products Consultancy Capacity: Natural Products, Laboratory Animal Breeding Research/Consultancy Networks: Pesticide Research
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Biological and Physical Sciences
Entomology
pndegwa@uonbi.ac.ke
0721946348
BSc, MSc, PhD, Special skills: Vector Ecology
Medical & Veterinary Entomology Consultancy Capacity: Vector control & surveillance Research/Consultancy: ICIPE/KEMRI/KARLO
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Biological and Physical Sciences
Mycology
dorisokoth@yahoo.com
0720 006 908
BSc, MSc, PhD
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Biological and Physical Sciences
Aquatic Biology/ Benthic Ecology and biodiversity/ Environmental Expert Registered with National Environmental Management Authority (NEMA)
amuthumbi@uonbi.ac.ke
0722 249 506
BSc, MSc, PhD
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Biological and Physical Sciences
Ecology
ngichuki@uonbi.ac.ke
0721 680 664
BSc, MSc, PhD
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Biological and Physical Sciences
roboko@uonbi.ac.ke
0722-320525
Computer Science PhD, MSc. Computer Science (Free University of Brussels)
Technology supported learning: e- and m-learning, instructional design, monitoring and evaluation of technology supported learning projects, adaptive user interfaces for learning, technologies for informal learning and knowledge management such as for small scale farmers
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Biological and Physical Sciences
Applied Mathematics
signh@uonbi.ac.ke
0772-132436
BSc, MSc, PhD
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Biological and Physical Sciences
Applied Mathematics
moindi@uonbi.ac.ke
0726-153791
BSc, MSc, PhD
Geometry, Relativity & Financial analysis
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Biological and Physical Sciences
Pure Mathematics
nzimbi@uonbi.ac.ke
0715-925762
BSc. MSc., PhD
Mathematical Analysis, Functional Analysis
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Biological and Physical Sciences
Actuarial Science & financial Mathematics
pngare@uonbi.ac.ke
0719-267569
BSc, MSc, PhD, Special Skills: Financial Modelling, Data Analysis, Computing
Actuarial Science, Finance, Econometrics & Probability Consultancy Capacity: Team Leadership in project implementation Research/Consultancy Networks: Member of the actuarial society of Kenya (TASK), EAUMP
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Education and External Studies
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Education and External Studies
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Education and External Studies
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Education and External Studies
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Education and External Studies
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Education and External Studies
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Education and External Studies
Education
Wanjala_g@uonbi.ac.ke
0724-167604
BA, M.Ed, PhD
Education Policy, Education Planning, Education Administration Research/ Consultancy Networks: ADEA, Research Gate
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Education and External Studies
Sociology of Education & Gender issues in Education
0722-827690
B.Ed, B.A, M.ED, Ph.D
Sociological issues in education & gender issues in education
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Education and External Studies
Education
0722-610869
BA, M.Ed, PhD
e-learning
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Graduate School
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Graduate School
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Graduate School
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Deputy Vice - Chancellor (Academic Affairs)

Health Sciences
jogengo@uonbi.ac.ke

Health Sciences
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Health Sciences
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Health Sciences
Comparative studies of the biochemical and psycho physiological parameters.
vertistineb@uonbi.ac.ke
0733782206
BA, MSc, PhD
Comparative studies of the biochemical and psycho physiological parameters frequently associated with the development of stress disorders and hypertension in persons of African Descent. The vasoconstrictor/ vasodilator ratios in normal and in hypertensive persons.
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Health Sciences
Biochemistry, Immunochemistry, Tumor Immunology
mukuriaj@uonbi.ac.ke
0727364821
BSc, PhD, DVSc
Tumor Immunology
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Health Sciences
Biochemistry/Molecular Biology
0722394442
BSc, MSc, PhD
Use of Molecular Biology tools to address human and veterinary medical diseases such as trypanosomiasis, theilerosis and typhoid. Use of DNA typing in forensic Science.
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Health Sciences
Biochemistry/ Molecular Genetics
ednguu@uonbi.ac.ke
0722598467
BSc, MSc, PhD
Host-Pathogen Interactions (with tsetse trypanosome as the model)
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Health Sciences
Biochemistry, MOL BIO VIROLOGY
0733616602
BSc, MSc,PhD, Special Skills: Virology, Biochem, BRM
Molecular Virology, Bio-risk Management Consultancy Capacity: BRM, VIROLOGY,BIOTEC.BIOCHEM Research/Consultancy Networks: USAMRD-A
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Health Sciences
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Health Sciences
Cardiology
elijah.ogola@uonbi.ac.ke
0722 -737944
MBChB, MMed, FACC
Emergence of cardiovascular risk factors in Africa
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Health Sciences
Internal Medicine
eaogutu.otieno@gmail.com
0733-771859
MBChB, MMed
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Health Sciences
Internal Medicine
munyaotitus@yahoo.com
0722-718880
MBChB, MMed, DDV
Internal Medicine & Dermatology
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Health Sciences
Internal Medicine
joshuakayima@yahoo.com
0733-730650
MBChB, MMed
Diabetes nephropathy determinant of disease progression and differences between local situation and Western World, Acute nephritis prognosis, outcome and determinants of outcome progression of diseases, HIV nephropathy –Glomerular pathology, Pathologic Expression of Glomerular disease in patients with nephritis at Kenyatta National Hospital
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Health Sciences
Epidemiology
joshingetich@gmail.com
0722-516904
MBChB, MMed, MPH
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Health Sciences
Internal Medicine
cfotieno@yahoo.com
0722-752558
MBChB, MMed, Special Skills: Clinical & Research
Non-communicable diseases, Geriatrics, HIV Research/Consultancy Networks: Royal College of Physicians& Walter Reed
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Health Sciences
Internal Medicine
goyoo@uonbi.ac.ke
0722-522359
MBChB, MMed, FRCP
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Health Sciences
Human Pathology
jgithanga3@gmail.com
0721245721
MMed Path., MBChB
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