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
Associate Editor
Kisii, Kenya
bahaty@annalsofafricansurgery.com

Miss Bahaty Riogi is a Breast Oncoplastic Fellow with NHS Partnership Trust and a general surgeon at Kisii Teaching and Referral Hospital. Her interests are in General & Breast Surgery and clinical research.

Dr Aruyaru is a general surgeon at Consolata Hospital, Nyeri, Kenya. He has published in a wide range of international and regional journals, and 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.

Dr. Okello is a Plastic Surgery Registrar (pursuing a Master of Medicine in Plastic, Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgery) at the Department of Surgery, University of Nairobi, Kenya. He is also a Medical Officer at the Kenyatta National Hospital, Nairobi, Kenya. His interests include Breast Surgery (Aesthetic & Oncoplastic Surgery), Aesthetic Surgery, Reconstructive Microsurgery and Clinical Research.

Dr. Benjamin Nj‚Äčihia is a General Surgeon based at St. Francis Community Hospital, Kasarani. His research interests are Surgical Oncology in the African Context as well as Trauma. In his spare time he enjoys playing guitar and swimming.

Dr. Michael Mwachiro is a surgical endoscopist 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.

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

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, Tenwek Hospital & Brown University, USA

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

Paul Odula, BSc (Hons), MBCHB, MMed, FCS, PhD, Nairobi University, Kenya