Editors

Dr. James Kigera
Editor-in-Chief
Nairobi, Kenya
kigera@annalsofafricansurgery.com

Dr. Kigera is a consultant orthopedic surgeon and a lecturer in the University of Nairobi’s School of Medicine. He has a passion for teaching and for research in basic sciences, medical education and orthopedics.

Dr. Bahaty Riogi
Assistant Editor
Kisii, Kenya
bahaty@annalsofafricansurgery.com

Dr. Bahaty is a general surgeon at Kisii Teaching and Referral Hospital. Her interests include breast, minimal invasive surgery and clinical research.

Dr. Michael Mwachiro is a surgery resident at Tenwek Hospital, Bomet. He has active research interests in Gastrointestinal Endoscopy and oncology particularly esophageal cancer focusing on epidemiology, early detection and palliation.

Dr. Philip Mwachaka is a Lecturer at the Department of Human Anatomy, University of Nairobi, Kenya. He is an anatomist interested in neuroscience research, currently pursuing Master of Medicine (Neurosurgery) at the University of Nairobi, Kenya. He is a holder of MSc.

Dr Aruyaru is a general surgeon at Consolata Hospital, Nyeri, Kenya. He has research and publishing interest in medical education and global surgery. He has a wide range of publications in various international and regional journals. His current research interests are in global surgery and improving access to surgical care while his clinical practice interests are in digestive hepatobiliary, colorectal and trauma surgery. He is a member of the Surgical society of Kenya, Kenya Hernia Society and the Cochrane Breast Cancer Working Group.

Editorial Board/Advisors

Abraham Haileamlak, EIC EJHS, Jimma University, Ethiopia

Abebe Bekele, Addis Ababa a University, Ethiopia

Christine Laine, MD, FACP, EIC Annals of Internal Medicine, USA

John Tarpley, MD, FACS, Vanderbilt University, USA

Joseph Solomkin, MD, FACS University of Cincinnati, USA

Margaret Tarpley, Vanderbilt University, USA

Moses Galukande, MD, MMed, PhD, Makerere University, Uganda

Mushtaq Ahmed, MD, FACS, Aga Khan University, Tanzania

Peter Nthumba, MBCHB, MMeD, FCS, Kijabe Hospital, Kenya

Steve Ogendo, MBCHB, MMeD, FCS, Maseno University, Kenya

EJ van Lanen, Publisher, Elsevier, Germany

Ronald Wasike , MBCHB, MMeD, FRCS-C, Aga Khan University, Kenya

Russel White, MD, FACS, Teneek Hospital & Brown University, USA

Erisa Mwaka, MBChB, MMed, PhD, Makerere University, Uganda