Leonard Mzee Ngunga, MBChB, MMed, FRCP (Edinburgh)
Dr Mzee Ngunga received a MBChB degree from the University of Nairobi in 2001 and an MMed degree in Internal Medicine from Aga Khan University in 2008. He later pursued a fellowship in Interventional Cardiology at the University of Alberta in Edmonton, Canada, which he completed in 2012. He joined as a Fellow in the Royal College of Physicians (FRCP) of Edinburgh in 2019.
Dr Ngunga is the Assistant Secretary of the Kenya Cardiac Society (KCS) and serves as its Chair of the Echocardiography Taskforce. At Aga Khan University, he is the Cardiology Fellowship Director and Head of the Cardiac Care Unit. He is the recent winner of the prestigious Paul Dudley White International Scholar Award from the American Heart Association. Dr Ngunga is currently studying cardiac arrest in Kenya and is initiating a registry to study patients with heart failure, acute coronary syndrome, vascular thromboembolism, and atrial fibrillation.