Corazon-Paciente-Kenya

Kamano, Jemima

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Jemima Kamano, MD

ASSOCIATE PROGRAM MANAGER | AMPATH (Moi University, Moi Teaching and Referral Hospital and a consortium of North American academic health centers led by Indiana University working in partnership with the Government of Kenya)
LECTURER | Medicine. Moi University School of Medicine (Kenya)
Specialties: Internal Medicine, NCD deseases

Biography:

The ongoing projects Dr. Kamano is working on are the following:

-Integrating Diabetes and hypertension care into existing Primary and HIV care programs in western Kenya.
-Bridging Income Generation with Group Integrated Care.
-Cardiovascular risk profile in patients attending medical outpatient clinics in western Kenya.
-Optimizing Linkage and Retention to Hypertension Care in Rural Kenya.
-Prevalence of obesity and overweight among children and adolescents in Eldoret, Kenya: what are associated risk factors and co-morbidities.
-Prevalence of erectile dysfunction among  male  patients with diabetes in care at MTRH, and associated factors.

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Clinical Focus
Current healthcare and research focus of Dr. Kamano is in the implementation of integrated NCD care within existing primary care and HIV care programs.
Education
MBcHB  Nairobi University School of Medicine
MMed     Nairobi University School of Medicine

Additional Information

Publications
Dr. Kamano has published several papers on aspects of these projects:
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/myncbi/browse/collection/48803986/?sort=date&direction=ascending