Dr Eugene Kalman Genga is a lecturer in the department of clinical Medicine and Therapeutics, School of Medicine, University of Nairobi. Dr Eugene received his medical degree from the University of Nairobi and completed his residency in internal medicine at the University of Nairobi. He obtained a fellowship and gained experience in rheumatology in Aintree University Hospital in Liverpool under Prof Robert Moots.
He also had rheumatology training at Sancheti Orthopaedic Hospital, Pune, India.
He enrolled in the two-year European League Against Rheumatism (EULAR) course where he sat and
passed the exit exam. He is a proud old Cambrian of Nairobi School in Kenya that instilled in him the
value of serving others, hard work and being all round person. He believes in the concept of
“student-athlete”. This concept has made him a better professional at work and a better person. He
has played basketball for club (University of Nairobi and COOP bank clubs) and country winning
various titles both locally and internationally. His highlights include was representing the country in
the National team (2007,2011), part of the COOP bank team that represented East Africa club
championships 2009 in Rwanda, winning the Kenya premier league (2010-2013) and the East Africa
club regional tournament (2009-2010). He won various tournaments as part University of Nairobi
team (Terrorists) and was captain in his final year as a medical student where they finished fourth in
the Kenya premier basketball league. He currently coaches and runs a “student-athlete programme”
with the Nairobi School and University of Nairobi basketball teams.
Dr Eugene is a practicing physician in Nairobi and has publications in peer reviewed journals .As a
lecturer he has given a number of presentations to audiences of all types on a wide variety of topics.
He has served as the vice-secretary of Arthrheuma society of Kenya and treasurer to the UWEZO
foundation. He has a keen interest in rheumatology . He has worked under the pupillage of Prof G.O.
Oyoo and Prof C.F Otieno.
||MBCHB, MMED(internal medicine), cert clinical rheumatology