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Dr Stephen Muhudhia

Consultant Paeditrician


Consultant Pediatrician

Contact Info

Married, with four children

Medical School
Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBChB)-University of Nairobi 1978

Paediatric Training
Master of Medicine (Paediatrics and Child Health) M.Med -University of Nairobi 1985

Sub-Specialist Training

Masters of Science in Medicine (Bioethics and health Law). University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa, Jan 2017.

Post Graduate Diploma in Biomedical Ethics. Centre for Bioethics and Culture, Sindh Institute of Urology and Transplant, Karachi, Pakistan. 2016.

Certificate in Tropical Medicine – University of Nairobi 1984

UNESCO Ethics Teacher Training Course – UNESCO, Dec 2016.

Certificate in paediatric palliative care Kenya Hospice and palliative care association, 2011

Certificate in Paediatric Rheumatology – Indian Academy of Pediatrics, 2009. and  2012

Recognition and Practice Experience
Dr Stephen Muhudhia is a specialist paediatrician in private practice based at The Nairobi Hospital, Nairobi, Kenya. He has been in private practice as a specialist paediatrician since 1985. He has worked with and mentored many paediatricians over the years.

He is a visiting consultant paediatrician to Gertrude’s Children’s Hospital, The Aga Khan University Hospital, Mater Hospital, M.P. Shah Hospital and The Nairobi Hospital.

He has additional qualifications in Bioethics: a Masters degree in Bioethics and Health Law and a Post Graduate Diploma in Biomedical Ethics

Dr Muhudhia  is the Chair of Hospital Clinical Ethics Committee of The Nairobi Hospital and a member of the Research Ethics Review Committee (SERU) of the Kenya Medical Research Institute.

Dr Muhudhia served for six years on the Board of World Vision Kenya, a health and development NGO, and was the Vice Chair for 3 years. He completed his term on the Board in December 2016.

Dr Muhudhia is a member of the Institute of Directors of Kenya. He has a certificate in Corporate Governance from the Centre for Corporate Governance and a certificate in Advanced Leadership from the Haggai Institute, Singapore.

Medical interest

Dr Muhudhia has a keen interest in Medical Ethics. He sits on several medical ethics boards and is a visiting lecturer for Bioethics in several universities across the country.

Hobbies / Other interests

He is a member and elder at the CITAM Valley road church.