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Forms for Nomination of Examiners - Academic Year 2015/16

Proposal Writing Workshop

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Mentors Team: Dr. Julius Oyugi, Dr. Teresa Kinyari, Dr. Onesmus Gachuno, Dr. John Kinuthia and Dr. Walter Odhiambo, Dr. Alfred Osoti

Secretariat Team: Collins Owek (Program Manager), Francis Njiri (M&E Manager), Raphael Kinuthia (Training Coordinator), Susan Wanja (Skills Lab Manager), Samuel Runo (Program Accountant), Linda Nyaga (Administrative Assistant)

The Proposal Writing Workshop took place from October 28-November 2, 2013 at Maanzoni Lodge. The purpose of the workshop was to promote research on the pilot decentralized training sites for funding.  Twenty-three (23) participants from Busia District Hospital (4), Kisii Level 5 District Hospital (4), Garissa Provincial General Hospital (3) and Kitui District Hospital (4), Pumwani Maternity Hospital (4) and Karatina District Hospital (4) were trained.  Each group came up with 1 research question from 2 proposed research questions.

At the end of the training, sites appoint a Principal Investigator and a Deputy Principal Investigator of their Research Team to oversee the roll-out of the research activity at the health facility.  The selected PI's are;

Busia District Hospital

  • PI  Dr. J. Ambuchi
  • Deputy PI  Dr. B. Kigen

Kisii Level 5 District Hospital

  • PI  Dr. E. Ondari
  • Deputy PI  Dr. L. Masese

Garissa Provincial General Hospital

  • PI  Dr. P. Mburugu
  • Deputy PI Dr. E. Siwo

Kitui District Hospital

  • PI   Dr. M. Dullo
  • Deputy PI Dr. M Mabirya

Karatina District Hospital

  • PI  Dr. B. Ngari
  • Deputy PI  C. Kinyua

Pumwani Maternity Hospital

  • PI  Dr. L. Okoko
  • Deputy PI Mrs. E. Kiambati

Naivasha District Hospital

  • PI Dr. K.Shisanya
  • Deputy PI Dr. H.W. Kariuki

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