Johnson Muema

Hello, I am Dr. Johnson Muema

Johnson Muema MusomiI am a Public Health Specialist with a wide experience in administration of health services as well as programme management, monitoring and evaluation.
My love for people and calling in health makes me passionate about my work. Born in 1958, I am Kenyan, married with three children and my current city is Embu, Kenya. I am also a Christian. You may explore my website to learn more about me.

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Public Health Specialist

Public Health Specialist with wide experience in the administration of health services as well as programme management, monitoring and evaluation.

Regional Outreach Programme Manager

Worked as a Regional Outreach Programme Manager for AMREF and in charge of a Regional Programme involving 150 hospitals in 8 countries.

Worked in Ministry of Health

Worked at the Ministry of Health in Kenya, Botswana and Namibia at different levels (from District to National).

Technical Advisor and Deputy Manager

Worked as a Technical Advisor and Deputy Manager in GTZ, implementing Family Planning and related Reproductive Health Services in the Ministry of Health, Kenya.

Worked as a Regional Coordinator & Management Advisor

Worked as Regional Coordinator for Kavango Regional Health Management Team in Namibia and Regional Management Advisor for Health and Social Sector Support Programme, a Namibia - Finland development cooperation.

Experienced Planner

Experienced in different planning methods including Strategic planning and different Ministry of Health planning methods in Kenya, Botswana and Namibia.

Involvement in HIV/AIDS/STD/TB Programmes

Been involved in HIV/AIDS/STD/TB control and prevention programmes, Malaria, family planning promotion/monitoring and environmental health activities extensively both at the policy and implementation level.

Practical experience in Health Related Research

Very good practical experience in Health Related Research at different levels and settings.

Outreach Programme Manager

Nov 2003 - Mar 2013African Medical and Research Foundation (AMREF), Kenya

Regional Outreach Programme Manager managing a regional flying doctors Outreach service covering a total of 150 hospitals in 8 Eastern African countries. Coordinating Outreach work in partnership with Ministries of Health, University Teaching Hospitals, Outreach Hospitals, Organisations and Management/Health Teams at Hospital, District and Regional levels. Fund raising, planning, reporting and coordinating donors with an average budget of millions of USD annually.

Management Advisor

Feb 2000 - Oct 2003National Research and Development Centre for Welfare and Health, Finland

Regional Management Advisor in the Health and Social Sector Support Programme, a Namibia - Finland development cooperation, in Kunene and Oshikoto Regions, Namibia.

Public Health Specialist

May 1999 - Jan 2000Ministry of Health, Botswana

Public Health Specialist in the Epidemiology and Disease control unit, Community Health Services, Gaborone, Botswana and Public Health Specialist, Southern District Council, Kanye, Botswana.

Health Management Co-ordinator

Feb 1998 - April 1999North East Regional Health Directorate, Namibia

Regional Health Management Team Co-ordinator, Kavango Region and Head, Division of Community Medicine, North East Regional Health Directorate, Rundu, Namibia.

Organizing Chairman and Presenter at Conferences

2008 - 2010

Organizing Chairman for International Society of Fistula Surgeons (ISOFS) conference hosted through AMREF Outreach Programme (Jan - Aug 2010). Presented a paper on factors contributing to low uptake of maternal health services in Kenyan safe motherhood pilot districts during the conference.
Organizing Chairman for Pan African Anaesthesia Conference/Symposia hosted through AMREF Outreach Programme (2008 - 2010). Presented a paper on AMREF Outreach Flying Doctors Model during the conference.

Guidelines for Ministry of Health

2006 - 2008

Facilitated and participated in development of different guidelines used by Ministry of Health services in Kenya. Included Guidelines for improving health care services, Hospital supervision tools and Hospital self evaluation standard tools.

Supervisor for Masters in Public Health theses

2001 - 2002

Supervisor for two MPH theses, Tumaini Univeristy Students, Tanzania. One on Factors related to peri-natal mortality in Hardap region and the other on Factors related to low immunization coverage among children aged 12 - 23 months in Opuwo district, Kunene Region, Namibia.

M.P.H. Thesis, University of Nairobi

Jun 1992

Knowledge, Attitudes and Practices of water protection and sanitation in relation to faecal coliform contamination at Ngwata location, Machakos District, Kenya.

University of Nairobi

1990 – 1992

Master of Public Health (M.P.H), College of Health Sciences, University of Nairobi, Kenya

University of Nairobi

1981 -1987

Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (M.B.Ch.B), College of Health Sciences, University of Nairobi, Kenya

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