Welcome to the Kenya Paediatric Association

Welcome to the official website of the Kenya Paediatric Association (KPA). 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 Association’s commitment to its members is to support and enhance their professional growth to enable them deliver excellent services that will give children quality, healthy lives. Membership in the association also includes researchers, paediatricians in training and any other cadres of health workers as associates.

The KPA is a society dully exempt from Registration under section 10 of the Society's Act, Cap 108, Laws of Kenya. The Certificate of Exemption is number 1944 issued on 19th December 1968.

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The Eastern Africa Academy of Childhood Disability

The Eastern African Academy of Childhood Disability (EAACD) is composed of professionals with clinical and scientific interest in the problems and treatment of childhood disability and who work towards improving the health of these children. Members are drawn from the following countries: Burundi, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Kenya, Rwanda, Sudan, South Sudan, Tanzania and Uganda.

The EAACD vision is to ensure every child with disability and their families in the Eastern African region live healthier and happier lives. The mission of the EAACD is to be a multi-professional academy of childhood disability in Eastern Africa that aims to improve the health and participation of children with disabilities, through dissemination of knowledge, promotion and implementation of innovative, high quality evidence based practice, advocacy at national and regional levels and relevant service provision training. The Academy also aims to foster collaboration and provide links between professionals working in the field of childhood disabilities in Eastern Africa and other parts of the world. To join the academy Kenya Paediatrics Association members can write directly to the regional coordinator Dr. Aurangzeb Qureshi on aurangzeb.qureshi@akhst.org.

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