Shiraku, Jessica

Shiraku, Jessica
Country
Kenya
Bio
Jessica Shiraku Dip PT MSc HC (Kenya) Jessica is the Chief Physiotherapist and Head of Rehabilitative services in one of the leading private Hospital in East and central Africa called the Nairobi hospital. She is also a CPC member on the current W.C.P.T Geneva conference. a Graduate of the Kenya Medical training college and Kenyatta university in Nairobi Kenya. Jessica has worked as Physiotherapist for over 20 years mainly in clinical setting but recently shifted into research. In 2017 one of her papers was accepted and presented in WCPT. Capetown. She is key player in Kenya Society of Physiotherapist and was involved in formulating the current B.Sc program for Physiotherapist in Kenyan universities. Her recent research on Health Service delivery by healthcare workers in Nairobi County is on the stage of publication. She is a key player in health policy and strategy formulation for the Hospital. Jessica is wide traveled as she is also the team Chief Physiotherapist for the Kenyan Athletics. She a holder of two awards one from Ontario Canada in recognition for health promotion in the Kenyan slums and another in formulation of Ethics and Values at the Nairobi Hospital.