Tutorial fellow

MS. JANE GATWIRI MBIJIWE

Master of Science: Food Nutrition and Dietetics

Bachelor of Science: Food Nutrition and Dietetics

Email: Jane. Mbijiwe@mksu.ac.ke/gmbijiwe@gmail.com

Address: P.O. BOX 29161-00100

Nairobi

Education

Doctor of Philosophy in Foods, Science and Nutrition– Ongoing

Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology, Kenya

Master of Science in Foods, Nutrition and Dietetics – 2012-2017

Kenyatta University, Nairobi, Kenya

Thesis Title: Physical Activity, Dietary Practices and Nutrition Status of Hypertensive Patients Attending Kiambu District Hospital, Kiambu County, Kenya

 Bachelor of Science (Foods, Nutrition and Dietetics) – 2002-2006

Kenyatta University, Nairobi, Kenya

Higher National Diploma in Human Resources Management – 2011-2012

Institute of Human Resource Management, Nairobi, Kenya 

 Certificate in Intellectual Property Management-2012

           World Intellectual Property Organisation

Work Experience

2018-to date     Tutorial Fellow Machakos University – Full time

2012-2014       Lecturer, Mount Kenya University – Part time

Publications:

Mbijiwe J, Chege P, Munyaka A. (2017). Relationship between body mass index and blood pressure level in hypertensive patients attending Kiambu District Hospital, Kenya. International Journal of Health Science Research; 7(10):224-229. www.ijhsr.org/IJHSR_Vol.7_Issue.10_Oct2017/31.pdf  (ISSN: 2249-9571)

 Professional Affiliations

  • Registered Nutritionists/Dietician- G/1154/13

 Conference/ Workshops

  • Presented research findings 35th Workshop at Kenyatta University on 30th November 2017