Julius Alexander Ogeng’o has been appointed to the position of Professor of Human Anatomy. He is an acknowledged Human Anatomist, with BSc, PhD and MD degrees in Human Anatomy.
Hassan Saidi has been promoted to professor of Human Anatomy after a successful evaluation.
Prof. Hassan Saidi and Prof. julius Ogeng'o have been promoted to full Professors of Anatomy. Prof. Hassan Saidi is a general surgeon, current chairman of the department and associate dean preclinical departments, School of Medicine. Prof. Julius Ogeng'o is the current head of CESSP, and former managing director of UNES. The department of Human Anatomy congratulates Prof. Saidi and Prof. Ogeng'o on their promotion.
Dr. Paul Bundi a resident in the Department of Clinical Medicine presented to the faculty and students a Doctor of Philosophy in Human Anatomy concept paper on the Histomorphometric and Cytoarchitectural Changes in the Prefrontal Cortex of the Rat following Chronic Khat use. In his study, he aims to determine the changes in neuronal architecture and density, as well as astrocyte morphology in rats PFC after long-term use of khat (miraa). Members found the study interesting. He was advised to work on the proposed corrections and present again.
Prof. Van der Zee (Left), Dr. Mandela (Center), Dr. Mwachaka (Right)
Prof. Ruth Nduati a pediatrician and researcher at the University of Nairobi presented to the department a talk on the opportunities for clinical research. She highlighted the different levels of the research continuum, namely; Discovery; development, delivery and improved health outcomes.
Seven B.Sc. Anatomy students graduated in a colorful ceremony during the 52nd graduation celebration of the University of Nairobi. This were Ms. Beth Githambo, Evans Monari, Amir Nur, Ms. Swafiya El Busaidy, Chadwink Ochieng and Brian Bundi.
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Dr. Ndung’u Attends the International Master Class laparascopic hands on workshop, in Klinikum Mittelbaden gGmbH of university of Heidelberg.