Nairobi Primary, Precious Blood Riruta, University of Nairobi, Open University
Bsc. Biochemistry, Msc. Biochemistry
University of Nairobi, Institute of Primate Research
KEMRI-Wellcome Trust Kilifi
Im a PHD student looking for ways to make more effective vaccines
My Typical Day
Conducting experiments and analyzing the data but more often than not trying to make experiments work
How would you describe yourself in 3 words?
outgoing, adventurous, pragmatic
What was your favourite subject at school?
What did you want to be after you left school?
I took french classes at Alliance francaise after high school
Were you ever in trouble at school?
Ofcourse!!! I was always top five in the noisemakers list
If you weren't a scientist, what would you be?
Who is your favourite singer or band?
This changes all the time..right now its a band called Need to breathe
What's your favourite food?
Chapo and beans
What is the most fun thing you've done?
Quad biking in the desert and windsurfing..both were loads of fun
If you had 3 wishes for yourself what would they be? - be honest!
Eliminate disease, reverse climate change, travel around the world, eat what I want without getting fat!!
Tell us a joke.
The past, present and future walked into a bar. It was tense.