Dr. James Kigera
Nairobi, Kenya

Dr. Kigera is a consultant orthopedic surgeon and a lecturer in the University of Nairobi’s School of Medicine. He has a passion for teaching and for research in basic sciences, medical education and orthopedics.

Dr. Bahaty Riogi
Associate Editor
Kisii, Kenya

Miss Bahaty Riogi is a Breast Oncoplastic Fellow with NHS Partnership Trust and a general surgeon at Kisii Teaching and Referral Hospital. Her interests are in General & Breast Surgery and clinical research.

Dr Aruyaru is a general surgeon at Consolata Hospital, Nyeri, Kenya. He has published in a wide range of international and regional journals, and his current research interests are in global surgery and improving access to surgical care, while his clinical practice interests are in digestive hepatobiliary, colorectal and trauma surgery. He is a member of the Surgical Society of Kenya, Kenya Hernia Society and the Cochrane Breast Cancer Working Group.

Dr. Okello is a Plastic Surgery Registrar (pursuing a Master of Medicine in Plastic, Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgery) at the Department of Surgery, University of Nairobi, Kenya. He is also a Medical Officer at the Kenyatta National Hospital, Nairobi, Kenya. His interests include Breast Surgery (Aesthetic & Oncoplastic Surgery), Aesthetic Surgery, Reconstructive Microsurgery and Clinical Research.

Dr. Benjamin Nj​ihia is a General Surgeon based at St. Francis Community Hospital, Kasarani. His research interests are Surgical Oncology in the African Context as well as Trauma. In his spare time he enjoys playing guitar and swimming.

Dr. Michael Mwachiro is a surgical endoscopist at Tenwek Hospital, Bomet. He has active research interests in Gastrointestinal Endoscopy and oncology particularly esophageal cancer focusing on epidemiology, early detection and palliation.

Dr. Philip Mwachaka is a Lecturer at the Department of Human Anatomy, University of Nairobi, Kenya. He is an anatomist interested in neuroscience research, currently pursuing Master of Medicine (Neurosurgery) at the University of Nairobi, Kenya. He is a holder of MSc.

Mrs. Dali Mwagore
Guest Copy Editor
Nairobi, Kenya

Dali Mwagore has over 25 years of experience in information, communication and knowledge management for development. She worked for 9 years at the The World Agroforestry Centre, where she edited extension and research publications and managed the production of the Centre’s flagship publication, Agroforestry Today. Between 2002 and 2014 she was managing editor of Pachyderm, a peer-reviewed journal of the IUCN.

Editorial Board/Advisors

Abraham Haileamlak, EIC EJHS, Jimma University, Ethiopia

Abebe Bekele, Addis Ababa a University, Ethiopia

Christine Laine, MD, FACP, EIC Annals of Internal Medicine, USA

John Tarpley, MD, FACS, Vanderbilt University, USA

Joseph Solomkin, MD, FACS University of Cincinnati, USA

Margaret Tarpley, Vanderbilt University, USA

Moses Galukande, MD, MMed, PhD, Makerere University, Uganda

Peter Nthumba, MBCHB, MMed, FCS, Kijabe Hospital, Kenya

Steve Ogendo, MBCHB, MMed, FCS, Maseno University, Kenya

EJ van Lanen, Senior Publisher, Elsevier, Germany

Ronald Wasike , MBCHB, MMed, FRCS-C, Aga Khan University, Kenya

Russel White, MD, FACS, Tenwek Hospital & Brown University, USA

Erisa Mwaka, MBChB, MMed, PhD, Makerere University, Uganda

Paul Odula, BSc (Hons), MBCHB, MMed, FCS, PhD, Nairobi University, Kenya

Prem Yohannan, MBBS, MS(Orthopaedic Surgery), FCS (ECSA) Eduardo Mondlane University, Mozambique