Jacob Kariuki


Jacob Kariuki
Member since:
25 Oct, 2011


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


  • University of Massachusetts Boston

Work Location(s)

  • United States


  • English