Benjamin Wachira

Assistant Professor
Department of Family Medicine

Telephone: 254 20 3662895

Education

Master of Medicine in Emergency Medicine, University of Cape Town, South Africa, 2012
Bachelor of Medicine Bachelor of Surgery, University of Nairobi, Kenya, 2005

Training

Fellow of the College of Emergency Medicine of South Africa, University of Cape Town, 2011
Diploma in Primary Emergency Care, University of Cape Town, 2007

Current areas of teaching

Emergency Medicine

Research interests

Emergency Medicine

Experience

Emergency Physician and Full time Faculty, Accident and Emergency Department, Aga Khan University Hospital in Nairobi, 2012–to date
Registrar in Emergency Medicine, METRO Emergency Medical Services, South Africa, 2008–2012
Locum doctor for the Air Ambulance Red Cross Air Mercy Services, Cape Town, 2008–2012
Locum doctor for Ground and Air Ambulance Services, African Medical Research Foundation Flying Doctor Service, Kenya, 2007 –2008
Senior House Officer, Accident and Emergency Department, Aga Khan University Hospital in Nairobi, 2007–2008

Professional associations

Member, American College of Emergency Physicians, 2008 to date
Member, College of Emergency Medicine of South Africa, 2007 to date
Executive Committee Member, African Federation for Emergency Medicine, 2013 to date

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