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Dr. Wachuka Gathigia Njoroge


Title/Qualifications: 
Ph.D
Department/Unit/Section:
Medical Laboratory Science
Contact Address:
Box 43844 00-100
Position:
Lecturer

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I am a lecturer at Kenyatta University, Department of Medical Laboratory Science. I earned my Doctorate degree from Kenyatta University in 2014 specializing in Laboratory Management. I have a Masters degree in Applied Immunology from Brunel University of West London and an HND in Medical Laboratory Science, Clinical Chemistry from Bristol Polytechnic, England.

I have vast teaching and training experience having started to train Laboratory workers at the Kenya Polytechnic in 1983. I have taught in several departments at the Kenyatta University namely, Biochemistry, Nutrition and Dietetics, Nursing, Department of Gender and Development studies and the Medical Laboratory Science Department. I currently teach Laboratory Maanagement, Clinical Chemistry, Bioethics, Basic Biochemistry, First Aid and Epidemiology

Area of Specialization: Laboratory Management
Research Interests:
Laboratory Management , HIV/AIDS and Applied Immunology, Clinical Chemistry

Book

The Mugikuyu woman, Neno publishers and book sellers (ISBN 978-9966-804-71-6). KNL/LIB/1376/Vol. 1
23/01/2019

Publications

  • Mageto, VM; Mathenge, SM; Njorge, W; Uropathogens antibiotics resistance patterns among type 2 diabetic patients in Kisii Teaching and Referal Hospital, Kenya Pan African Medical Journal 2018;30:286
  • Peris Murugi Mureithi, Dr. Syprine Otieno, Dr.Wachuka Njoroge; Relationship between sources of reproductive information and prevalence of risky sexual behaviour among secondary school adolescents in Thika West Sub-County, Kiambu County, May 2019
  • Njenga, KJ; Kahato, MN; Magutu, V; Njoroge, W; Evaluation of Anemia Among Defered Prespective Blood Donors at Kenyatta National Hospital, Kenya JMSCR Volume 7 issue 1 January 2019
  • Scholastica Gatwiri Mathenge, Wachuka Gathigia Njoroge, Onesmus Muia Mutuku ; Assessment of selected antibiotics in untreated wastewater and vegetables in urban and peri-urban farms in eastern Nairobi city, Kenya, July 2018
  • Mathenge, SG; Njoroge, WG; Mutuku, OM; Assesment of Selected Heavy Metals in Soil and Untreated Waste Water Used For Irrigation in Urban and Peri-Urban Farms in Eastern Nairobi City County, Kenya JMSCR Volimme 6 issue 8 August 2018
  • Njoroge, W; Assesment of Laboratory Practitioners Competency in Kenya JMSCR Volume 6 issue 8 August 2018
  • Dr.Wachuka Njoroge; Assessment of the Quality of Medical Laboratory Service Provision in Kenya, October 2014

Administrative positions held to date

  • Warden Non-Resident Female Students
  • Fourth Year class Advisor

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