Shitsama Nyamweya

Dr Shitsama Nyamweya born (1985 is a Kenyan consultant neurosurgeon at the Kenyatta National Referral Hospital. She is one of a handful of women neurosurgeons in the country.

Shitsama Nyamweya


  • When I was studying neurosurgery, I didn't have any women role models to look up to or approach for advice. This was a major challenge. That's why I want to be there for others now. I want them to know that if I did it, they also can.
  • Whatever you do in life do it to your best because it gives you more opportunities and more doors open. [citation needed]

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