Oliver Waithaka Mbuthia

Name: Oliver Waithaka Mbuthia
Country: Kenya
Job and highest qualification: Lab Officer, MSc & MPH (Infectious Disease)
Summary: Masters’ degrees in infectious diseases and public health, currently pursuing a PhD. His focus has been on laboratory science but he has expressed interest in pursuing a career path involving engagement of groups at risk of HIV infection within the community, including adolescents and young adults. Has several published manuscripts in peer reviewed journals.
Aim(s): To bridge gaps in public health and to formulate sustainable-efficient long-term models that are applicable in Kenya and beyond.
Mentor: Philip Smith