Welcome to Kenya Paediatric Association
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.
The Kenya Paediatric Research Consortium (KEPRECON), the research and projects implementing arm of Kenya Paediatric Association (KPA) is a Non-Governmental Organization set up to promote Paediatric research, care and training for the better health of children in urban and rural communities. Subscribers to the organization are paediatricians, health workers and other professionals who have experience and interest in child health research.
This course equips health workers – medical doctors, nurses, midwives and clinical officers/physician assistants – the locally applicable knowledge and skills required to care for seriously ill newborns, infants and children.
NEST360° will reduce the neonatal mortality rate by optimizing a bundle of effective and affordable devices, training clinicians and biomedical engineers, developing locally-owned data to drive quality of care.
Commited to “End preventable deaths” and “Keep every child alive,” from possible serious bacterial infections (PSBI) in young infants. The Ponya Mtoto project is made possible through USAID, implemented in partnership with Population Council, KEPRECON and Mount Kenya University (MKU)
News & Events
Dear Member, You are invited to a Infectious Diseases Webinar scheduled for Thursday 25th November 2021 starting 7.00pm. The Topic: Management of Community Acquired Pneumonia in Paediatric Patients - will be presented by Dr. Adeel Shah and moderated by Dr. Christine...
Dear Member, You are invited to webinar on: Best Kangaroo Mother Care (KMC) Practices scheduled for Wednesday 17th November 2021 starting 2.00pm to 4.00pm. Please plan to attend. Link to register:...
Dear Member, You are invited to the World Pneumonia Day Webinar scheduled for Friday 12th November 2021 starting 7.00pm. The Topic: Management of Childhood Pneumonia in Kenyan Health Facilities - will be presented by Prof. Grace Irimu and Prof. Ambrose Agweyu and...
Dear Member, You are invited to a Rheumatology Webinar scheduled for Thursday 4th November 2021 starting 7.00pm. The Topic: Unmasking a Fatal JIA Complication - will be presented by Dr. Angela Migowa and moderated by Dr. Lawrence Owino. Please plan to attend. Here's...
Our Annual Scientific Conference 2021 was the first fully virtual KPA conference held from 24th - 26th August 2021.Kenya Paediatric Association is a membership organization whose motto is "Afya ya Watoto Wetu" meaning “the health of our children”. We...