Andrew Kiragu

Andrew Kiragu – Minneapolis, Minnesota

Dr. Andrew Waititu Kiragu is the Medical Director of the Pediatric Intensive Care unit at HCMC. He is also an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at the University of Minnesota Medical School. He completed his undergraduate studies at Dalhousie University in Nova Scotia, Canada, and subsequently graduated from Howard University in Washington D.C. with an MD…

Ace Medical Services

Raphael M. Bibiu – Worcester, Massachusetts

Raphael Bibiu is the Co-Owner/Chief Operating Officer for Ace Medical Services.  A licensed practical nurse, he has parlayed his skills into running a successful medical services company. Founded in 2006, Ace Medical Services offers skilled (IV therapy, care coordination, wound care, psychiatric care, med monitoring, home health aide care, etc.) and unskilled (personal care, companion…

Evelyn Gathecha

Evelyn Gathecha – Baltimore, MD

Evelyn Gathecha, M.D., earned a medical degree for the Charles University First Faculty of Medicine (Universita Karlova) in Prague, Czech Republic. She completed a residency in internal medicine at St. Agnes Hospital in Baltimore, Maryland. She joined CIMS as an Academic Hospitalist Fellow in 2011. Dr. Gathecha is a member of American College of Physicians…

Dr. Maina Gatonye

Dr. Maina Gatonye – Miami, Florida

Dr. Maina Gatonye arrived in South Florida in 1994 to study pre-medicine and has called Miami his second home ever since. He attended St. Thomas University in Miami Gardens and graduated cum-laude at the top of his class. He then received a full scholarship to attend the prestigious Meharry Medical College in Nashville, TN, which…

2007 NAT'L URBAN LEAGUE WINNER

Lisa Kathumbi-Culbreath – Columbus, Ohio

Lisa Kathumbi-Culbreath personifies the very nature of a Kenyan Jewel. In an article posted by the University of Cincinnati in 2001, they highlighted her various achievements. As the winner of the C-ring -the university’s top award to a graduating female, she was selected on the basis of scholarship, campus leadership, service to the Cincinnati community,…

Muthoka Mutinga – Boston, Massachusetts

Dr. Mutinga matriculated through the Gastroenterology Fellowship Training Program at the Brigham and Women’s Hospital, following completion of his internship and residency at the same institution. He is now a member of the faculty at the Brigham and Women’s/Faulkner Hospital with his principal affiliation at the Faulkner Hospital. Dr. Mutinga has research interest in the…

Christine Thaiya

Christine Thaiya – Atlanta, Georgia

Christine Thaiya attended both college and dental school in the Ukraine, Russia. After graduation from Dental School, Dr. Thaiya had a two year Dental Internship in Nairobi, followed by advanced training in Washington, D.C. at Howard University, and then in Baltimore at the University of Maryland. It was here that she gained considerable experience in…