Separated conjoined twins, Blessings and Favour when they were taken for a day out of hospital on Valentine's Day.
The conjoined twins who were separated by a medical team from the University of Nairobi (UoN) College of Health Sciences (CHS) and Kenyatta
Separation of conjoined twins.
Standing from left: Professor Peter Amollo Odhiambo, Gerald Kabogota and Mr. Thadeus Shigela. Seated is Professor Charles Nyamiti scholar, author, musician and Professor of Theology at the Catholic University of East Africa in Nairobi.
By: Professor Peter Amollo Odhiambo
The separated twins, Blessing and Favour playing with their mother in the ward. Inset: Dr. Fred Kambuni (L) and Dr. Chris Musau (R), the two were awarded the Order of the Moran of the Burning Spear (MBS) by President Uhuru Kenyatta after leading a medical team that successfully separated the twins in November.
The twin girls, Blessing and Favour who were separated early last month in a landmark operation. They are recovering well six weeks after the surgery.
The twins who were separated by a medical team from the University of Nairobi and Kenyatta National Hospital six weeks ago are recovering well.
University of Nairobi surgeon among 1,823 Initiated
into American College of Surgeons
Dr. Daniel Kinyuru Ojuka was among 1,823 Initiates from around the world who
became Fellows of the American College of Surgeons (FACS) during the Convocation ceremony at the College’s 2016 annual Clinical Congress in Washington, DC, in October 2016. The year 2016 class of Initiates was among one of the largest ever admitted into the College.
College of Health Sciences
The KNH/UoN 18th Symposium: New Frontiers in Surgery was held on 24th Nov, 2016 at the College of health Sciences Lecture Theater III.
Below is a list of the various Presenters and the topics addressed.
CHS, KNH Campus
Members of the joint team pose for a group photo after successfully conducting the 23-hour operation to separate conjoined twins at Kenyatta National Hospital on Wednesday, November 2, 2016.
Kenyatta National Hospital (KNH) main theatre
CConjoined twins are \
From left: Prof. Stanley Khainga, Dr. Adan Abdullahi and Dr. Kimani Wanjeri, all from the University of Nairobi, College of Health Sciences, Department of Surgery.