KMA Young Doctors Network (KMA-YDN)

What is KMA Young Doctors Network ?

Young Doctors Network is a committee under the Kenya Medical Association, launched at the KMA@50 AGM in April 2018. The committee was formed to increase participation of the younger professionals in the association and mentor & un-tap the potential of these professionals.

Mission

To connect, develop and support Young Doctors by providing opportunities to explore and develop personal and professional growth.

KMA YDN GOALS

  • Promote the health and wellbeing of young doctors, including mental health.
  • Provide a forum for young doctors to share experiences, challenges and solutions in the medical profession.
  • Provide young doctors with a platform to engage in advocacy and policy making including participating in boards.
  • Ensure young doctors have fair and adequate representation in Kenya Medical Association.
  • Promote the Continuous Medical Education and career progression among young doctors.
  • Provide an avenue for young doctors to collaborate with other-like minded

Membership Eligibility

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Any doctor registered in Kenya and is under the age of 40 years.
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Any doctor registered in Kenya and is within 5 years of completing undergraduate studies.
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Any registered KMA Member under the age of 40 years or is within 5 years of completing undergraduate studies can register as a member of the KMA Young Doctors Network.
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KMA Young Doctors Network Convener

Dr. Marie-Claire Wangari

MBChB

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KMA Young Doctors Network Co - Convener

Dr. Brenda Obondo

MBChB, MBA - Health Leadership & Management

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Immediate Past KMA Young Doctors Network Convener

Dr. Lyndah Kemunto

MBChB ( University of Nairobi ) and a Master of Business Administration in Healthcare Management ( Strathmore University ).

KMA YDN Workplan 2022 - 2024

  • Sustainability through projects
  • Mental Health & well-being
  • Acting Local and Thinking Global through international exposure to opportunities
  • Membership recruitment and Mentorship for the future of KMA
  • Visibility through communications

Our Working Groups

  • Career development Committee
  • Communication & Networking
  • Mental Health
  • Mentorship and Membership
  • Projects
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Upcoming Activities

Call for KMA YDN Working Group Members
Call for KMA YDN Working Group Members

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254 722 275 695

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ydn@kma.co.ke

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