South Valley University

European Society of Paediatric Endocrinology, Gertrude Hospital & University of Nairobi:

The Department of Paediatrics AKUH and ESPE have entered a partnership in Paediatric Endocrinology fellowship training between Gertrude Children's Hospital, Department of Paediatrics University of Nairobi.  Fellows operate clinics in the three hospitals in the company of rotating ESPE tutors who are leaders in the field. The tutors give regular visiting lectures in the institutions. Funding from 2007-2010 was by the World Diabetes Federation with Gertrude Hospital as the host institution. Trainees from Sub-Sahara Africa are accepted, with a second lot in session for the 15 month long fellowship.​