COVID Response

COVID Response

In Kenya, the wait is ending.  We are currently at 38 known cases and acknowledged community spread.  A few last international flights go out tonight, local produce markets are closed, matatus are limited to...
Dr. Evelyn Mbugua Announcement

Dr. Evelyn Mbugua Announcement

 I want to share some exciting news happening in Kijabe. Dr. Evelyn Mbugua will be stepping into Dr. Mardi Steere’s role as Director of Clinical Services.  A small part of this role will include joining the Friends of Kijabe board – we are...
Interview with a NICU mum

Interview with a NICU mum

This is your baby, he’s absolutely tiny, but he’s in the best of hands. Gabriel at 36 weeks The Friends of Kijabe podcast was created to share real voices of Kijabe Hospital heroes, speaking about faith, life and work at Kijabe.  Often these heroes...
Words of Encouragement

Words of Encouragement

“Compassion starts by understanding the hearts of others.”  – Joseph, Maternity “You have shown us that every mother and every child is precious, no matter the outcome.” – Dr. Steere “Even if Kenya forgets you,...
Art in Kijabe

Art in Kijabe

You’re doubtless familiar with term the Art of Medicine, made popular by Sir William Osler: “The practice of medicine is an art, based on science.” What would happen if the idea was around and medicine viewed as art?   Following is a visual...