Anders Barasa

Senior Instructor
Department of Medicine

Telephone: 254 20 3662117


Research Thesis, Medicine/Cardiology, Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Sweden, 2009 to date
Doctor of Medicine, Master of Medicine and Surgery, Copenhagen University Medical Faculty, Panum Instituttet, Denmark, 2004
Bachelor of Arts degree in Counseling Psychology, United States International University–Africa Nairobi, Kenya, 1995


Doctor of Medicine, Specialist in Cardiology, Swedish Board of Health, 2013
Cardiology Board Review Exam, Swedish Society of Cardiology, 2013
Doctor of Medicine, specialist in Internal Medicine, Swedish Board of Health, 2012

Current areas of teaching

General cardiology - special areas of interest are ECG, echocardiography, hypertension and heart failure

Research interests



Full time Faculty and Consultant Cardiologisit, Department of Medicine, Aga Khan University in Nairobi, 2014 to date
Locum Consultant Physician, Department of Internal Medicine and Department of Emergency Medicine, Sundsvall, Sweden 2011 – 2014
Cardiology fellow, later Staff Specialist / Specialist in Internal Medicine/Lecturer, General Cardiology, Department of Cardiology and Department of Internal Medicine, Cardiac ward Östra, Sahgrenska University Hospital, Sweden 2011 – 2013
Senior House Officer, Department of Cardiology, Copenhagen Hospital, Bispebjerg, Denmark 2007
Junior House officer, Department of Cardiology/Endocrinology, Frederiksberg Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark 2005 – 2006

Professional associations

Member, European Society of Cardiology
Member, European Association of Vascular Imaging
Member, Kenya Cardiac Society
Member, Swedish Society of Cardiology

Awards and honours

Investigator Award Grant, Cardiovascular Clinical Trials Forum, Paris, 2011

Created on:04/26/2016 Last modified:11/03/2022