Rose Kamenwa

Dr Rose Kamenwa

Department of Paediatrics and Child Health
Tel: 254 20 3662 390
Fax: 254 20 3743 935
Cert. Lactation Management, Wellstart International, San Diego
Fellowship in Gastroentrology, UCSD and Childrens’ Medical Center, 2001
Cert. Pediatric Gastronterologist, NCH (Tokyo), 1995
MMed, University of Nairobi, 1991
MBCHB, University of Nairobi, 1983

Research Interests
Food Allergy and Gastrointestinal manifestations
H. Pylori infection in children
HIV and Gastrointestinal manifestations
Patterns of hepatitis in children
Micronutrient nutritional deficiency

Academic Specialisation
Paediatric Gastroenterology

Professional Experience
Feb 2011 to Date Full Time Faculty & Paediatric Gastroenterologist, Aga Khan University Hospital, Department of Paediatrics
2002 to Jan 2011 Part Time Faculty & Pediatric Gastroenterologist, Gertrude Garden Children’s Hospital Aga Khan University Hospital
2002 to 2007 Pediatric Gastroenterologist, Kenyatta National Hospital
1992 to 2007 Coordinator, Lactation Management Training Program, Kenyatta National Hospital, Nairobi
1991 to 2007 Pediatrician, Kenyatta National Hospital, Nairobi
1991 to Jan 2011 Honorary lecturer, Department of Paediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, University of Nairobi
1984 to 1987 Medical Officer (General Practitioner), Kenyatta National Hospital, Nairobi
1983 to 1984, Intern, Medical, Officer, Kenyatta National Hospital Nairobi, Kenya

Professional Associations
2009 to date: Allergy Society of Kenya
2008 to 2010: Kenya Paediatric Association
2005 to 2007: Rotavirus Surveillance Network Focal Person, KNH
2004 to 2007: Infection Control Committee, KNH
2005 to date: National Polio Certification Committee
2008 to March 2011 Preliminary Inquiry Committee, Kenya Medical& Dentists Board
North American Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition
Allergy Society of Kenya
World Allergy Society
Gastroenterology Society of Kenya
Kenya Pediatric Association
Kenya Medical Association
Kenya Medical Women’s Association

Created on:25/04/2013  Last modified:22/06/2014