Making it Happen Programme Kenya, Centre for Maternal and Newborn Health, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, UK
Sylvia Gichuru, Nurse Midwife (Registered Nurse-Midwife - BSc-Nursing, MSc Healthcare Management)
Technical Officer, Making it Happen Programme Kenya, Centre for Maternal and Newborn Health, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, UK
Sylvia was born and grew up in Kenya. She qualified and graduated as a nurse-midwife in the year 1999, graduated from University of Kenya Methodist University, Kenya with BSc-Nursing and from Kenyatta University, Kenya with MSc healthcare management. She has worked as a clinical instructor in midwifery and health quality improvement coordinator in various health care institutions within Kenya. Currently she is working as a technical officer responsible for 2 large regions in Kenya, coordinating the implementation of the Making it Happen programme, by the Centre for Maternal and Newborn health, Liverpool school of tropical medicine – Kenya.
She loves working with communities and governance executives, especially in initiatives that improve and promote health and quality of maternal and new-born health.
She has a great family, married with 2 adorable children.