Conference Presentations

  • 21-23, Oct, 2019 Dorcus Mbithe, Francis Mundia John Gachoya Contamination of Meat with Heavy Metal in Butchery in Selected Outlets in Nairobi County, Kenya Kenyatta University, Biennial Conference, Nairobi Kenyatta University/Self
  • 20-24, May, 2019 Christine Njuguna, Dorcus Mbithe & Patrick Kamande Understanding The Challenges Faced By Food Vendors in Three Markets in Selected Informal
    Settlements in Nairobi County. A Crisis or opportunity? International food Safety conference, Kenyatta University, Nairobi Kenyatta University/Self
  • 20-24, May, 2019 Dorcus Mbithe, Christine Njuguna & Patrick Kamande Food Safety Related Knowledge, Attitude and Practices among Food Marketers and Traders in Nairobi City’s Informal Settlements, Kenya International food Safety conference, Kenyatta University, Nairobi Kenyatta University/Self
  • 20-24, May, 2019 Dorcus Mbithe Knowledge gaps in promoting behaviour change communication (BCC) in food safety among farming households in Kenya International food Safety conference, Kenyatta University, Nairobi Kenyatta University/Self
  • 23-24th November, 2016, Dorcus Mbithe D. Kigaru: Comparison of Nutritional Status by Different Nutrition Assessment Methods and Implications on Nutrition Counseling Decisions SUN/ARN Conference, Kenya School of Government, Kabete, Nairobi, Kenya,Scaling Up Nutrition (SUN) Academic Research Network/Kenyatta University
  • 25-29th May 2015,Dorcus Mbithe D. Kigaru:Nutrition Knowledge, Attitude and Practices among Urban Primary School Children in Nairobi City,Kenya FANUS Conference,Arusha, Tanzania,IAEA/ Kenyatta University
  • 25-29th May 2015,Dorcus Mbithe D. Kigaru/Prof. Judith Kimiywe:Exprecienceing of piloting the FAO ENACT Nutrition Education progamme in Kenya FANUS Conference.Arusha, Tanzania,FAO/IAEA/ Kenyatta University
  • 6th March 2015,Dorcus Mbithe:The Potential of Nutrition Education in Schools in Addressing Malnutrition: Experiences and Opportunities: Nutrition in the school curriculum,Hilton Hotel, Nairobi, Kenya
  • World Food Programme (WFP) and Ministry of Health, Kenya
  • 3rd December,2014,Dorcus Mbithe D. Kigaru:Applying Nuclear Techniques To Design And Evaluate Interventions To Reduce Obesity And Related Health Risks: Project RAF6042,Silver Springs Hotel, Nairobi, Kenya,The world Health Organization (WHO) and Ministry of Health, Kenya
  • 20 – 25TH July 2014,Dorcus Mbithe – member of Panel of experts A4NH Symposium on Food and Nutrition Security in Africa: Nutrition Networks in Africa; Challenges and Opportunities for Sustainability (ANEC VI) GIMPA centre, Accra, Ghana,International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
  • 7-11th April 2014,Dorcus Mbithe, the Kenya Experience,Organization ‚Education for Effective Nutrition in Action (ENACT) Post-Piloting Workshop‛ILRI Addis Ababa, Ethipia,Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO)
  • 10th-14th March 2014,Dorcus Mbithe:School Health and Nutrition: The Case Of The ‘Healthy Learning Programme In Kenya North Coast Beach Hotel, Mombasa, Kenya VVOB/Self
  • 23-34 July 2012,Mbithe Dorcus David, Judith Kimiywe and Judith Waudo:Nutritional Knowledge, Attitude and Practices and Nutritional Status of School-Going Children in Machakos District, Kenya Singapore
  • Kenyatta University & Human Sciences Research Council, Cape Town, South Africa
  • 23-34 July 2012,Nelia P Steyn, Whadi-ah Parker, Johanna H Nel, Ayah Rosemary, Dorcus Mbithe,The nutrition transition and adequacy of the diet of pregnant women in Kenya Singapore,Human Sciences Research Council, Cape Town, south Africa
  • 12-15th Sept. 2011,Dorcus Mbithe David:Gender Roles and the Effects of Nutrition Education Interventions on Pupils' Nutrition Knowledge and Practice in Primary Schools, Machakos, Kenya Abuja, Nigeria FANUS Conference Kenyatta University, INF, FANUS 2011
  • 9th Dec. 2011,Dorcus Mbithe David The trials, tribulations and triumphs of TDR in the context of nutrition research in Sub-Saharan Africa Bergen, Norway Hemil-senteret, Fall Research Seminar University of Bergen, Norway
  • 1st April, 2009,Dorcus Mbithe David:The role of nutrition in the management of illnesses Mbagathi District Hospital, Nairobi Kenya Ministry of Medical Services/ Mbagathi Distr. Hospital, Nairobi, Kenya
  • 25-26th March 2009,Dorcus Mbithe David:A Review of The Solutions To Zinc Deficiencies In Developing Countries: Contextualising Action International Zinc Conference Windsor Hotel, Nairobi, Kenya
  • Tropical Soil Biology and Fertility (TSBF)/ (CIAT)
  • 25-26th March 2009,Dorcus Mbithe:Food Accessibility Parameters As Predictors Of Food Consumption Patterns In Suba District International Zinc Conference Windsor Hotel, Nairobi, Kenya TSBF/CIAT/ Self
  • 13-16th October, 2008,Dorcus Mbithe David:The Effect of Nutrition Education Interventions on Pupils' Nutrition Knowledge and Practice In Primary Schools, Machakos District, Kenya the Third African Epidemiological Conference – ANEC III, Cairo, Egypt Kenyatta University/Self
  • 20-23 June, 2007,Dorcus Mbithe David, Judith Kimiywe, Judith Waudo, John A. Orodho:Nutritional Knowledge, Practices and Nutritional and Health Status of Primary School Children in Machakos District, Kenya ISBNPA Conference In Oslo, Norway International Society of Behavioural Nutrition and Physical Activity – ISBNPA
  • September, 2007,Dorcus Mbithe David:Addressing Anaemia: Food Based Approaches CENER Centre for Nutrition Education & Research, Nairobi CENER, Kenya/Self
  • Sept. 2011 V.Nyapera, Dorcus Mbithe, Sophie Ochola:Nutrition Knowledge, Attitudes And Practices of Children from Nkoile And Isinya Primary Schools, Kajiado, Kenya,The National Museums of Kenya 2011 National Food Fair,The National Museum of Kenya
  • March 2008 D.Mbithe J. Kimiywe, J. Waudo, F.Kiplamai P. Maundum:Correlations of Consumption Patterns of Underutilized Plant Species with other Variables among Major Ethnic Groups in Urban and Peri-Urban Nairobi Arusha (Tanzania) conference on Underutilised Plant Species Kenyatta University/ Bioversity International
  • 28th Oct. 2009,Dorcus Mbithe David:Nutrition Education - Opportunities and Gaps in Schools,The National Museums of Kenya,The National Museums of Kenya/VVOB
  • 20-24th July 2010,Dorcus Mbithe & Prof. Judith Kimiywe:Support Schools Against Hunger: Family And Community Involvement In Nutrition Education,First Pan-African Family Strengths International Conference Mombasa, Kenya Kenyatta University
  • 4th August 2012,Dorcus Mbithe:Diabetes: The problem in Kenya and the World,The Nairobi Club, Nairobi, Kenya,Centre for Nutrition Education & Research (CENER)
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