Erick Njenga, MBChB, MMed
Dr Erick Njenga is a diabetologist who graduated with an MBChB degree from the University of Nairobi in 2007 and an MMed degree in Internal Medicine from the Aga Khan University in 2014. He received a Diploma in Diabetes from the University of South Wales in the UK in 2017. He is Chair of the Kenya Association of Physicians, Nairobi Chapter, in addition to being the Treasurer and Financial Liaison for the Kenya Diabetes Study Group. Dr Njenga also holds the position of Secretary for the newly enacted Task Working Group (TWG) for diabetes to facilitate incorporation of a diabetes careodel for the planned universal health care roll out.
Dr Njenga’s current research interest is in the area of sexual dysfunction in type 2 diabetes and around gestational diabetes. He is involved in countrywide training on non-communicable diseases (NCD) in collaboration with the Department of NCD in the Ministry of Health, the Kenya Diabetes Study Group, and the Diabetes Management Institute of Kenya.