PhD (Epidemiology) KU,MMed(Obstetrics &Gynaecology) UON,MBChB
Department/Unit/Section: Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Contact Address:
43851-00100, Nairobi, Kenya
Senior Lecturer
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ORCID ID: https://orcid.org/0000-0001-7167-3008

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Area of Specialization

  • Obstetrics &Gynaecology
  • Epidemiology

Research Interests

  • Hospital acquired infections &Surgical site infections
  • Quality improvement in health
  • Epidemiology and control of cancer of cervix

Referred Journals

  • Wanyoro A.K., (2009): Towards achieving Millennium Development Goal Number 5: Maternal mortality at Thika District Hospital, Kenya. A one year review. International Journal of Gynecology & Obstetrics 107S2 (2009) S93–S396.
  • Wanyoro A.K., (2009): Barriers to achieving Millennium Development Goal Number 5: One year review of ruptured uterus at Thika district hospital, central province, Kenya. International Journal of Gynecology & Obstetrics 107S2 (2009) S93–S396.
  • Wanyoro A.K., (2010): One year review of ruptured uteri in Thika District Hospital. Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology East and Central Africa.
  • Wanyoro A.K., (2010): Maternal Mortality at Thika District Hospital, Kenya. Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology East and Central Africa.
  • F.N. Karanja, A.K. Wanyoro, (2011): Understanding the spatial prevalence of cervical cancer using GIS in Nairobi, Kenya: AGSE conference August 15-19 Nairobi, published online by AGSE.
  • Karanja FN, Wanyoro AK. (2011): The spatial prevalence of Maternal Mortality, A Case of Central Province in Kenya.
  • Aiken, AM; Karuri, DM; Wanyoro, AK; Macleod, J (2012): Interventional studies for preventing surgical site infections in sub-Saharan Africa - A systematic review. International journal of surgery, 10 (5). pp. 242-9. ISSN 1743-9191 DOI: 10.1016/j.ijsu.2012.04.004
  • Aiken AM, Wanyoro AK, Mwangi J, Juma F, Mugoya IK, J. Anthony Scott. (2013): Changing Use of Surgical Antibiotic Prophylaxis in Thika Hospital, Kenya: A Quality Improvement Intervention with an Interrupted Time Series Design. PLoS ONE 8(11): e78942. doi: 10.1371/ journal.pone.0078942
  • Wanyoro A.K, Kabiru E, Bukusi E (2015): Cervical Cancer Screening Adherence And The SMS: Screening Adherence And Availability Of The Mobile Phone SMS In Women Attending The Outpatient Clinic At Thika Hospital. The East and Central African Medical Journal 2015(2)1
  • Jeremy M. Njiru, Margret N. Keraka, Anthony K. Wanyoro (2016): Challenges to Visual Cervical Cancer Screening Service Integration and Utilization in Imenti South Sub-County Reproductive Health Care System, Meru County – Kenya. Imperial Journal of Interdisciplinary Research (IJIR) Vol-2, Issue-5, 2016 ISSN: 2454-1362, http://www.onlinejournal.in
  • Judith Lukorito, Anthony Wanyoro, Harun Kimani (2017): Uptake of Cervical Cancer Screening among HIV Positive Women in Comprehensive Care Centres in Nairobi, Kenya. Research in Obstetrics and Gynecology 2017, 5(1): 1-6 DOI: 10.5923/j.rog.20170501.01
  • Jenna L. Mueller, Elizabeth Asma, Christopher T. Lam, Marlee S. Krieger, Jennifer E. Gallagher, Alaattin Erkanli, Roopa Hariprasad, J.S. Malliga, Lisa C. Muasher, Bariki Mchome, Olola Oneko, Peyton Taylor, Gino Venegas, Anthony Wanyoro, Ravi Mehrotra, John W. Schmitt, and Nimmi Ramanujam (2017): International Image Concordance Study to Compare a Point-of-Care Tampon Colposcope With a Standard-of-Care Colposcope. Journal of Lower Genital Tract Disease • Volume 21, Number 2, April 2017.
  • Wanyoro A. K. Kabiru E.W., (2017): Use of Mobile Phone Short Text Message Service to Enhance Cervical Cancer Screening at Thika Level 5 Hospital, Kiambu County, Kenya: A Randomized Controlled Trial. Research in Obstetrics and Gynecology 2017, 5(1): 10-20DOI: 10.5923/j.rog.20170501.03
  • Francis M. Muoki, Prof. Ephantus W. Kabiru, Dr. Anthony K. Wanyoro (2017): Management of Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus by Diabetic Clients in Nyandarua South Sub – County, Kenya. Global Journal of Health Science, ISSN 2519-0210 (Online) www.iprjb.org, Vol.2, Issue 2 No.3, pp 35 – 53.
  • Agnes Wavinya Nzioka, Akunga Daniel Nyagetiria, Wanyoro Anthony Karanja (2018) Individual Attributes Influencing Cervical Cancer Screening Services in Selected Health Facilities in Machakos County: Journal of Cancer Treatment and Research. Vol. 6, No. 1, 2018, pp. 1-6. doi: 10.11648/j.jctr.20180601.11
  • Ryan Keating, Rikita Merai, Paul Mubiri, Darious Kajjo, Christopher Otare, David Mugume, Fitti Weissglas, Peter Waiswa, Phelgona Otieno, Leah Kirumbi, Anthony Wanyoro, Gertrude Namazzi, Kevin Achola, Roger Myrick,Elizabeth Butrick, Dilys Walker (2019). Assessing effects of a data quality strengthening campaign on completeness of key fields in facility-based maternity registers in Kenya and Uganda. East African Journal of Applied Health Monitoring and Evaluation Issue 3 February 2019page 36-42
  • Angie Sway, Peter Nthumba, Joseph Solomkin, Giorgio Tarchini, Ronald Gibbs, Yanhan Ren, Anthony Wanyoro (2019): Burden of surgical site infection following caesarean section in sub-Saharan Africa: a narrative review. International Journal of Women’s Health 2019:11 309–318
  • Juma, E., Keraka, M., & Wanyoro, A. (2019). Clinical Phenotypes Associated With Preterm Births at Jaramogi Oginga Odinga Teaching and Referral Hospital in Kisumu County, Kenya. International Journal of CurrentAspects,3(III),175-186. http://journals.ijcab.org/journals/index.php/ijcab/article/view/38
  • Mwangi Edith, Warutere Peterson, Wanyoro Anthony, Koome Gilbert: (2019): Influence of Menopause on Work Productivity among Health Workers in Public Hospitals in Kiambu County, Kenya: J. Health Sci. 32(1):27-33
  • Joseph W. Musana, Craig R. Cohen, Miriam Kuppermann, Roy Gerona, Anthony Wanyoro, David Aguilar, Nicole Santos, Marleen Temmerman & Sandra J. Weiss (2019) Association of differential symptoms of stress to hair cortisol and cortisone concentrations among pregnant women in Kenya, Stress,DOI1080/10253890.2019.1696305
  • Angie Sway, Anthony Wanyoro, Peter Nthumba, Alexander Aiken, Patrick Ching, Anna Maruta, Revathi Gunturu, and Joseph Solomkin (2020). Prospective Cohort Study on Timing of Antimicrobial Prophylaxis for Post-Cesarean Surgical Site InfectionsSurgical Infections.Aug 2020.552-557.http://doi.org/10.1089/sur.2018.226
  • Shaheen Mehtar, Anthony Wanyoro, Folasade Ogunsola,Emmanuel A. Ameh, Peter Nthumba, Claire Kilpatrick, GunturuRevathi, Anastasia Antoniadou, Helen Giamarelou, AnuchaApisarnthanarak, John W. Ramatowski, Victor D. xsRosenthal, JulieStorr, Tamer Saied Osman, Joseph S. Solomkin (2020) .Implementation of Surgical Site Infection Surveillance in Low- and Middle-Income Countries A Position Statement for the International Society for Infectious Diseases. Available from: https://www.researchgate.net/publication/343183296
  • Wanyoro A, Ogolla D, Merai R, Otare C, Simotwo R, Mutindi G, Mumo E, Walker D.Otieno P (2020). Outcome of data quality assessments of maternity records across 17 health facilities in Migori County, Western Kenya. Journal of Global Health Reports. 2020;4:e2020104. doi:10.29392/001c.1811