Jacob Kariuki

About

Jacob Kariuki
Member since:
25 Oct, 2011

Bio

Jacob Kigo Kariuki, RN/BSN holds a Bachelor’s degree in Nursing from University of Eastern Africa, Baraton in Kenya. After graduating in 2008, worked in Kenya for 3yrs before joining UMass Boston as a doctoral student in the Nursing Population Health program. As a nurse educator in Kenya, was involved in CVD research and worked with Nursing students to screen and follow up patients suffering from CVD. Main interest in cardiovascular health and research, with focus on understanding population specific risk factors and culturally relevant interventions.

Role(s) / Profession(s)

  • Researcher
  • Student

Organization(s)

  • University of Massachusetts Boston

Work Location(s)

  • United States

Language(s)

  • English