Dr Stephen Ombok Muhudhia

Head of Biomedical Ethics and Clinical Ethics at The Nairobi Hospital
Dr Stephen Ombok Muhudhia

Dr Stephen Ombok Muhudhia

Head of Biomedical Ethics and Clinical Ethics at The Nairobi Hospital
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Biography

Dr Muhudhia is an Adjuct Professor of Bioethics, Trinity International University, Illinois, USA, and Director of Africa Bioethics Initiative. He was the “International Bioethics Scholar of the Year 2018” Trinity International University.

He is the Head of Biomedical Ethics and Clinical Ethics at The Nairobi Hospital, and Chair of the Hospital’s Clinical Ethics Committee. Dr Muhudhia is a member of the Scientific and Ethics Review Unit (SERU) of the Kenya Medical Research Institute

And also serves as faculty for Cbec-KEMRI Bioethics Training Initiative which conducts training on clinical, public health and research ethics.

He has a Masters degree in Bioethics and Health Law from the University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa and Post Graduate Diploma in Biomedical Ethics from Sindh Institute of Urology and Transplant, Pakistan.

Dr Muhudhia is a specialist paediatrician based at The Nairobi Hospital, Kenya and a visiting consultant paediatrician to Gertrude’s Children’s Hospital, Aga Khan University Hospital and M.P. Shah Hospital.

He served on the Board of World Vision Kenya and was the Vice Chair for 3 years. He served as Country Director for Life in Abundance Kenya (LIA Kenya), a health and development NGO, from 2005 to 2008.

He is a member of the Institute of Directors of Kenya. He has a certificate in Corporate Governance and a certificate in Advanced Leadership from the Haggai Institute, Singapore.

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