Prof. Marleen Temmerman
Professor and Chair,​
Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology,
Director of the Aga Khan University (AKU) Centre of Excellence in Women and Child Health, East Africa





Qualifications

MD (State University Ghent, Belgium) (1978)
MPH (Free University Brussels, Belgium) (1985)
PhD (Ghent University, Belgium) (1993)
MMed (1983)

Areas of interest
  • Women, adolescent, and child health and rights
Professional associations
  • Founding Director of the International Centre of Reproductive Health (ICRH) at Ghent University with sister research
  • organisations in Kenya and Mozambique
  • Kenya Obstetrical and Gynaecological Society
  • Associate member of the American College of Obstetrics and Gynaecologists
  • Advisory Board of Women Deliver (WD2019)
  • Scientific Advisory Committee of Kenya AIDS Research Coordination Mechanisms
  • Kenya Medical Women Association
  • Fellow of the African Academy of Sciences​​
Marleen is also a Professor of Obstetrics and Gynaecology at Aga Khan University in Nairobi. Read more about her HERE​​​​

Dr Felix Oindi
Consultant Obstetrician Gynaeologistand Laparoscorpic Surgeon at Aga Khan University Hospital​, Nairobi

Qualifications

​BSc (UoN) (2007)
MBChB (UoN) (2010)
MMed (AKU) (2017)



​Areas of interest
  • ​Minimal access surgery
  • Uterine fibroids
  • Endometriosis
  • Female sexual dysfunction
Professional associations
  • ​Kenya Obstetrical and Gynaecological Society
  • Kenya Society of Endoscopic Specialities
  • Certified instructor in the Advanced Life Support in Obstetrics (ALSO) programme


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Dr Claire G. Kinuthia
Consultant Obstetrician Gynaeologist at Aga Khan University Hospital​, Nairobi

Qualifications
MBChB (UoN) 2008
MMed (AKU) 2015




Area of interest
  • Minimally invasive gynaecological surgery
  • Health care business and health systems management
  • Facilitation of provision of quality reproductive health care
Professional associations
  • Kenya Society of Endoscopic Specialties (KESES)
  • The Kenya Obstetrics and Gynaecology Society (KOGS)
  • The Reproductive Health Network (RHN)
  • The Kenya Medical Association (KMA)


Dr Charles Muteshi
Consultant Obstetrician Gynaeologist​ and Fertility Specialist at Aga Khan University Hospital​, Nairobi

Qualifications

MBChB (Moi University) (2004)
MMed (AKU) (2011)
Clinical Research Fellowship (Reproductive Medicine and Fertility) University of Oxford, United Kingdom (2015)


Areas of interest
  • Endometriosis and in vitro fertilisation (IVF)
  • Fertility preservation for cancer patients
  • Recurrent implantation failure following IVF treatment
  • Early pregnancy and Recurrent Miscarriage
​Professional associations
  • British Fertility Society
  • Kenya Obstetrics and Gynaecology Society
  • Fertility and Andrology Society of Kenya
  • Kenya Society of Endoscopic Specialties
  • European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology


Dr Bob Otieno Achila
Consultant Obstetrician Gynaeologist​ at Aga Khan University Hospital​, Nairobi

Qualifications
MBChB (University of Nairobi) (2006)
MMED (Aga Khan University) (2014)
Fellowship in Urogynaecology (Hôpital Jeanne de Flandres, Lille, France) (2015)
MSc in Epidemiology (University of London) (2017)

Fellowship in gynaecologic Oncology (Oscar Lambret Cancer Centre, Lille, France) (2018)
International Fellowship in Urogynaecology (Kameda Medical Centre, Chiba prefecture, Japan) (2019)

Areas of interest
  • Urogynaecology
  • Female pelvic medicine and reconstructive surgery
  • Minimally invasive gynaecological surgery
  • Clinical research and Epidemiology

Professional associations
  • International Urogynecological Association (IUGA)
  • International Continence Society (ICS)
  • European Society for Gynecologic Oncology (ESGO)
  • International Society for Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology (ISUOG)
  • American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists (AAGL)

Dr Ingrid Helweg Gichere
Consultant Obstetrician Gynaeologist​​ at Aga Khan University Hospital​, Nairobi

Qualifications
​MBChB (University of Copenhagen, Denmark) (2005)
MMed (AKU) 2015




​Area of interest
  • Medical complications of pregnancy
  • Professional associations​
Kenya Medical Association
  • International Society of Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynaecology


Dr Khadija Warfa
Consultant Obstetrician Gynaeologist​ and Gyn-oncologist (Cervical cancer) at Aga Khan University Hospital​, Nairobi

Qualifications
MBChB , Khartoum University, School of Medicine (2006)
MMed Aga Khan University (2011)
Gynecologic oncology residency, University of Calgary school of Medicine (2015)


Area of interest
  • Women’s cancer
  • Barriers of care in women’s health
Professional Associations
  • European Society of Gynaecologic Oncology (ESGO)
  • Kenya Society of Obstetricians

Dr Mukaindo A. Mwaniki
Vice Chair, Obstetrics and Gynaecology &
Consultant Obstetrician Gynaeologist at Aga Khan University Hospital​, Nairobi

Qualifications

MBChB (UoN) (2004)
MMed (AKU) (2010)

Areas of interest
  • Health systems
  • Training, clinical practice and research
  • Quality in healthcare
  • Mentorship in healthcare
  • Broadly, health systems challenges in Maternal, Newborn, Child and Adolescent Health
Professional associations
  • Kenya Obstetrical and Gynaecological Society​​
Dr Mukaindo is also an Assistant Professor of Obstetrics & Gynaecology at Aga Khan University in Nairobi. Read more about him HERE​

Dr Sikolia Wanyonyi
Consultant Obstetrician Gynaeologist and Foetal Medicine Specialist at Aga Khan University Hospital​, Nairobi

Qualifications
MBChB (Moi University) (2003)
MMed-OB/GYN(Aga Khan University, Nairobi) (2010)
MRCOG- UK (2011)​
Fellowship Fetal Medicine/quality control in ultrasound-University of Oxford (2014)
International Masters in Maternal Fetal Medicine (University of Barcelona, Spain ) (2019)
Dip Maternal Fetal Medicine (Fetal Medicine Foundation, Barcelona, Spain) (2019)

Areas of interest
  • Foetal medicine with emphasis on foetal growth
  • Prenatal diagnosis
​Professional associations
  • Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists, UK.
  • International Society for Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynaecology, and the Foetal Medicine Foundation.
  • Kenya Obstetrical and Gynaecological Society​
Dr Wanyonyi is also an Assistant Professor of Obstetrics and Gynaecology & Foetal Medicine at Aga Khan University in Nairobi. Read more about him HERE

Dr Patricia Muthaura

Consultant Obstetrician Gynaeologist​ and Laparoscorpic Surgeon at Aga Khan University Hospital​, Nairobi


Qualifications

Doctor of Medicine. MD (Howard University College of Medicine, Washington DC) (2000)

Residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology,Pennsylvania Hospital, University of Pennsylvania Health systems (2004)
American Board of Obstetrics and Gynaecology. Board Certified (2006 to current)
Fellow of the American College of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, FACOG (2007)
​Post Graduate Diploma, PGDip (Cardiff University, UK) (2014)

Areas of interest
  • Cervical cancer screening and prevention
  • Medical education
Professional associations
  • Fellow, American Congress of Obstetrics and Gynaecology
  • Kenya Obstetrical and Gynaecological Society​


Dr Muthaura is also an Assistant Professor of Obstetrics & Gynaecology at Aga Khan University in Nairobi. Read more about her HERE

Dr Johnstone Shabaya Miheso
Consultant Obstetrician Gynaeologist​​ and Urogynaecologist at Aga Khan University Hospital​, Nairobi

Qualifications
MBChB (Moi University) (1999)
DFFP (UK) (2006)
MRCOG (UK) (2007)
Certificate of completion of specialized training (CCT) UK (2011)

Areas of interest
  • Urogynaecology and pelvic floor surgery
  • Minimal access surgery
  • Urodynamics testing​
Professional associations​
  • Kenya Obstetrical and Gynaecological Society.
  • British Society of Urogynaecologists and British Society of Gynaecological Endoscopists
  • Kenya Medical Association
  • Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists
Dr Miheso is also an Assistant Professor of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, and Urogynaecology at Aga Khan University in Nairobi. Read more about him HERE

Dr Joseph Wangira Musana
Consultant Obstetrician Gynaeologist​ at Aga Khan University Hospital​, Nairobi

Qualifications
MBChB (UoN) (1998)
MMed (UoN) (2005)
AdvDip (Lund University, Sweden) (2009)
Advanced Training in Clinical Research Certificate (ATCR)- University of California San Francisco UCSF) USA (2016)
Transdisciplinary Postdoctoral Research Fellowship in
Preterm Birth- University of California San Francisco (UCSF) USA (2017)

Areas of interest​
  • Prenatal stress among vulnerable populations
  • Reproductive health and mental health
  • Perinatal HIV
  • Neonatal, infant, and child outcomes
Professional associations
  • Kenya Medical Association (KMA)
  • Kenya Obstetrical and Gynaecological Society (KOGS)
Dr Musana is also an Assistant Professor of Obstetrics and  Gynaecology at Aga Khan University in Nairobi. Read more about him HERE

Dr Timona Obura
Consultant Obstetrician Gynaeologist​ and Laparoscorpic Surgeon at Aga Khan University Hospital​, Nairobi

Qualifications
MBChB (1994)
MMed (UoN) (2002)
AdvDip (University of Surrey, UK) (2009)


Areas of interest
  • ​Endoscopic surgery
  • Professional associations
  • Kenya Society of Endoscopic Specialities
Dr Obura is also an Assistant Professor of Obstetrics and  Gynaecology at Aga Khan University in Nairobi. Read more about him HERE

Dr ​Steve Mutiso
Consultant Obstetrician Gynaeologist​ and Laparoscorpic Surgeon at Aga Khan University Hospital​, Nairobi

Qualifications
BSc (UoN) (2008)
MBChB (UoN) ( 2011)
MMed (AKU) (2017)
Cert. MIGS (Minimally Invasive Gynaecological Surgery).​

Areas of interest
  • ​Minimal invasive gynaecological surgery (laparoscopy)
  • Endometriosis and fibroids
​Professional associations
  • Kenya Obstetrical and Gynaecological Society (KOGs)
  • Training Faculty, Kenya Society for Endoscopic Specialties (KESES)
  • Kenya Society for Endoscopic Specialties (KESES)
  • International Federation of Gynaecologists and Obstetricians​