Afya ya Watoto Wetu

Health and wellbeing of children in Kenya

Afya ya Watoto Wetu

Health and wellbeing of children in Kenya

Welcome to Kenya Paediatric Association

Welcome to the official website of the Kenya Paediatric Association (KPA). KPA, is a nonprofit, non-partisan body of paediatric practitioners committed to professional excellence and timely, quality service delivery to the children we serve.

KPA is an association whose principal members are paediatricians practicing in Kenya and are committed to the optimal social health and wellbeing of infants and children in Kenya. Read More…

Paediatricians Note Stop Pneumonia Every Breath Counts

Facts Pneumonia kills about 2 children every single minute! EVERY SINGLE MINUTE!! Pneumonia can be caused by viruses, bacteria, or fungi. Pneumonia can be prevented. Pneumonia can be treated with antibiotics. What is pneumonia? In very simple terms,...

8 Reasons Why Babies Cry Overnight

Newborns do not sleep through the night most of the time. They usually wake up a couple of times to feed. This might however be accompanied by crying spells that might causes distress to the parents. Babies mostly communicate through crying as they cannot...

Learning Resources

Browse through our online library of research articles in various areas of paediatric medicine.

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View our gallery including photos of past KPA events and conferences.

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Parents Resources

Read through our useful links in child health for parents and families.

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