Infectious Diseases and HIV

The Section of Infectious Disease (ID) has three full-time and one part-time faculty member who are nationally and internationally recognized for their work in a variety of ID sub-specialties most notably in research related to HIV medicine focusing on novel therapies, co-infection with other viruses such as HPV, the epidemiology and epigenetics of HIV, HIV drug resistance, and response to antiretroviral therapy (ART). In addition our Section plays a crucial role in the hospital by managing the antimicrobial stewardship program, monitoring antibiotics resistance patterns, and ensuring that appropriate antibiotics are used to enhance patient care and safety

Education and Research


Our Section meets the institution’s educational objectives in various ways. Read more about it here



Our faculty, both locally and internationally trained, are experts in the field of infectious disease and HIV medicine. Meet our Faculty.

Patient Care

The Section of Infectious Diseases strives in ensuring excellent patient care and patient safety. We pride ourselves in the services we provide which include:  Read More

Contact Us


Physical Address
Doctors Plaza, Fifth Floor Room 523-4

Postal Address
Aga Khan University Hospital
3rd Parklands Avenue
P.O. Box 30270-00100
Nairobi, Kenya

Landline: +254 (20) 3662788/2029
Mobile:     +254 (0) 731-376521 or 733-750038