An Initiative of German Industry for Future Leaders from Subsaharan Africa

Monica Mirigo


Pharmacist

The greatest risk is to risk nothing at all.

Name: Monica Mirigo
Country of Origin: Kenya
Language Skills: English, Swahili, French, German
Education/Academic
Qualification:
Bachelor in Pharmacy (BPharm)
Company/Institution: Gertrude’s Children’s Hospital, Nairobi, Kenya
Sector of Industry: Healthcare
Professional Position: Antimicrobial Stewardship and Clinical Trial pharmacist
Company Profile: Gertrude’s Children’s Hospital is the Largest Paediatric Hospital in East and Central Africa. It was founded in 1947 and is a company size of 500 – 1000 employees. It is a non-profit organisation, chartered with responsibilities such as providing health services, fostering good health, carrying out research and teaching healthcare professionals. The main hospital is located in Muthaiga, which is a 24 hour service for both Inpatients and Outpatients. It is spread out to 14 Satellite Clinics in various parts of Nairobi and suburbs, Speciality clinics, and a Professional Training Centre.
Partner Company in
Germany:
Merck KGaA