Dr. Andrew Odhiambo
The Secretary of KESHO and Consultant Medical Oncologist & Deputy Program Director/Lecturer, University of Nairobi
MBChB, MMed, MedOnc(UK),FCP (ECSA), Consultant Medical Oncologist & Lecturer University of Nairobi (UON).
Dr. Andrew is a Consultant Medical Oncologist & Deputy Program Director/Lecturer (Medical Oncology Fellowship Program) at the University of Nairobi. Dr. Andrew holds a Master’s degree in Internal Medicine from the University of Nairobi. He has attended a preceptorship training in Haematological Oncology & Infectious Diseases from the University of Maryland Marleen & Stewart Greenbaum Cancer Centre in the United States. He later did his Fellowship in Medical Oncology in the United Kingdom and was certified by the Federation of Royal College of Physicians of the United Kingdom as well as the Association of Cancer Physicians and the European Society for Medical Oncology. He is also a Fellow of the East, Central & Southern Africa College of Physicians.
He is the Secretary of Kenya Society of Haematology & Oncology (KESHO) and a also a member of ASCO, ESMO, AORTIC & ECSACOP. Dr. Andrew serves as an expert advisor for local and international bodies i.e. MOH, Kenya Cancer Prevention TWG, ASCO & NCCN Cancer Treatment Guidelines Committees.
Dr Andrew was awarded the prestigious Business Daily Africa Top 40 under 40 men in the year 2017. He is passionate about cancer education and awareness especially through digital platforms. He has over 50 appearances in mainstream local and international TV and print media promoting cancer awareness. Key areas of sub-specialization and interest include Breast Cancer, Colon & Stomach cancer, Pancreatic & Bile Duct cancer, Sarcoma, Cancer or Unknown Primary, as well as newer treatments i.e. Immunotherapy & Targeted therapy for Colon, Skin, Lung, Kidney cancers etc. For his full profile, please visit www.drandrewodhiambo.com