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UON, Main Campus

(From Left Dr. Magutu Peterson, Prof. James Machoki , Prof. Julius Ogeng’o,Prof Symon W. Guthua and Dr Walter Odhiambo)

Prof Symon W. Guthua of the department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Oral Pathology and Oral Medicine emerged the best in the academic staff category during the inaugural annual University of Nairobi Staff award ceremony held at the University main campus on 17th December 2018.

Prof. Guthua scored 99.1% in the staff performance appraisal which not only made him the top ranked in the College of Health Sciences but the best in the entire University. The award came with a certificate which was presented by the University of Nairobi council chairperson, Prof.  Julia Ojiambo as well as cash appreciation.

Professor Guthua is a full Professor of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and is the senior-most academic member of staff in the department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Oral Pathology and Oral Medicine where he has served for more than thirty years.

The department is very proud of Professor Guthua’s exemplary academic leadership that traverses all areas of the University and departmental mandate including professional discipline, teaching, research, publication and surgical management of patients.He has supervised several postgraduate research projects and continues to mentor academic staff and students in the department.

We congratulate Professor Guthua on yet another achievement that puts our department ahead and look forward to his continued guidance as we aim to achieve our vision of becoming a model department in the University of Nairobi.

Expiry Date: 
Sat, 2022-12-31 (All day)