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I am a Kenyan by nationality and a Veterinarian by profession. I am an Associate Professor of  Veterinary   Internal Medicine, Department of Clinical Studies in the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine. I have experience in teaching and research in   Food animal medicine, wildlife diseases,   Food Animal production management and Ethnoveterinary medicine. I have experience in large animal ambulatory clinics and herd health and Research in medicinal plant products. I have a PhD in Clinical Studies from University of Nairobi, an  MSc  from University of Edinburgh, Scotland  and  a Bachelor of Veterinary Medicine from the  University of Nairobi. I was appointed as  the Chairman of the Department of Clinical Studies in July 2015,  Associate Professor  in  November  2014, after having previously  been appointed as a Senior Lecturer,  Farm Manager  of the  University of Nairobi, Veterinary Farm,  a Lecturer in the Department of Clinical Studies  and Farm manager and Clinician at  Benedictine Monastery Farm, Tigoni. I have published 32 papers in peer reviewed journals and read 48 articles in scientific conferences and workshops. I have supervised 3 PhDs and 7 masters students to completion and  over 10 undergraduate special projects. I am currently involved in the supervision of 2 PhD students and  1 Masters Students. I have attended a number of conferences and workshops.  I am also   currently involved in research on Moringa oleifera a project funded by  Carnegie foundation through RISE AFFNET. I am a member of a number of  Faculty committees.

 

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