Title/Qualifications: Lecturer (PhD)
Department/Unit/Section: Medical Surgical Nursing And Preclinical Sciences
Contact Address: Box 38584-00623 Nairobi
Position: Lecturer
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Area Of Specialization: Nursing Leadership And Management
Research Interest: Nursing Management
Google Scholar Account: Dr Grace Kirigo Githemo
ORCID ID: https://orcid.org/0000-0003-2241-5453

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  • Mtuankure, J. M., Kyalo, A. M., & Githemo, G. (2023). Knowledge of the administration of medications among undergraduate nursing students in selected clinical sites in Kenya. African Journal of Health Sciences35(6), 757–767. https://doi.org/10.4314/ajhs.v35i6.10
  • Ndungu, P. W., Albanus, M., & Grace, G. (2022). Adult cardiopulmonary resuscitation skills among senior diploma nursing students in selected nursing colleges in Kenya: a cross sectional study. East Africa Medical journal, 99(9) 5212-5220
  • Mtuankure, J. M., Kyalo, A. M., & Githemo, G. (2022). medication administration competency among undergraduate nursing students in selected county referral hospitals in kenya. East Africa Medical journal 99(8), 5077–5085.
  • Ndungu, P. W., Albanus, M., & Githemo, G. (2022). Knowledge of Adult Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation among Nursing Students in Selected Nursing Colleges in Kenya. African Journal of Health Sciences35(5), 564–573.
  • Ronoh, L. C., Githemo, G. K., & Bett, S. C. (2022). Psychosocial Burden and its Determinants among Caregivers of Children with Colostomy at a National Referral Hospital in Kenya11(4), 55–64. https://doi.org/10.9790/1959-
  • Nduati, J. M., Githemo, G. K., & Ameyo, J. W. (2022). Determinants of Kidney Transplantation Uptake among Chronic Kidney Disease Patients on Haemodialysis at Selected National Referral Hospitals in Kenya. International Journal of Recent Advances in Multidisciplinary Topics 3(8), 99–108.
  •  Maureeen, Y., Githemo, G., & Jonathan, W. (2022). Patient Factors Influencing The use of Peritoneal Dialysis For Management Of End Stage Renal Disease at a National Hospital In Kenya. Kenyan Journal of Nursing &Midwifery, 2021; 6 (1):49-61
  • Kariuki, Githemo G, Ngugi J (2022). Determinants of Neonatal Care Practices Among Postnatal Mothers at The Kiambu And Thika Hospitals ,Kenyan Journal of Nursing &Midwifery 7(1), 47–69.
  • Mugi, E., Githemo, G., & Wala, J. (2021). Psychological Stressors among Hemodialysis Patients in Selected County Dialysis Centre ’ s in Kenya. Nursing and Primary Care, 5(1), 1–6.
  • Nyahera, D. K., Githemo, G., & Onsongo, L. N. (2021). Quality Of Life For Kidney Donors After Donation At A National Referal and Teaching Hospital in Kenya.  Kenyan Journal of Nursing &Midwifery, 2021; 6 (1): 23-3123–31.
  • Nyambura, A., Githemo, G., & Wala, J. (2021). Patient-related factors that influence adherence to post- kidney transplant treatment among kidney allograft recipients at a National Referal Hospital in Kenya.. Kenyan Journal of Nursing &Midwifery, 2021; 6 (1):49-61 ©Numid
  • Githemo K.G.,Karani  A., Ogutu, M., & Gachoka, H. (2017). Patient ’ s Participation in Nursing Care : an Integration of Orems Theory to the Nursing Process at Two Public Hospitals in Kenya. Nursing and health care international journal , 1(3) 1–13.
  • Githemo G., Karani, A., Ogutu, M., & Gachoka, H. (2017). Nurses knowledge , Perspectives and Practice of the nursing Process in Two Public Hospitals in Kenya : an Interventional Study. Journal of Nursing and health care 2(2), 1–7.
  • Githemo G, Karani A.K, Ogutu, M., & Gachoka, H. (2018). Evaluation of Patient Satisfaction with Nursing Care at Two Public Hospitals in Kenya : An Interventional Study. Nursing and health care international journal,2(4)  1–8.


  • HNS 801: Advanced Practice Nursing and Theories
  • HNS 838: Health Systems Management
  • HNS 426: Health Services management
  • HNS 356: Introduction to Nursing Management
  • HNS 357: Nursing Management and Leadership Concepts
  • HNS 388: Health services management and Health Economics


  • Dr Grace Githemo, Dr. Mena Cayetana Ramos and Dr. Sachita Shah: The Butterfly effect. Presented at the International Maternal and Newborn Health Conference held in Capetown South Africa 8th-11th May 2023
  • Githemo. G; (22nd-24th May 2018): Patient ’ s Participation in Nursing Care : An Integration of Orems Theory to the Nursing Process in the care of fistula survivors. Paper presented in the first International Reproductive Health Conference held at Kenyatta University conference Center
  •  Githemo, G. (20th August 2013). Teaching nursing leadership and management. Paper Presented during the Nursing council of Kenya symposium and the Panafric Hotel, Nairobi
  • Githemo, G. (September 2007). Utilization of performance appraisal results by nurse managers in public hospitals. Paper presented at the national Nurses Association national conference at in Nairobi