Dr Alfred Murage is a Consultant Gynecologist and Fertility Specialist. He has had specialized fertility training in the UK. He provides the full range of Fertility treatments at Harley Street Fertility Centre in Nairobi. Fertility treatments provided range from simple measures to advanced assisted reproductive techniques with IVF, ICSI, Sperm & Egg Donor programs and Fertility preservation.
He is a Fellow of The Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists , UK, (FRCOG). He also Chairs The Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists’ (RCOG) educational and clinical programs in Kenya.
Dr Murage is the Interim Secretary of the Kenya Fertility Society, and is spearheading initiatives for Fertility Treatment Regulation and a National Fertility Registry in Kenya. He is also involved in developing novel initiatives to make IVF treatment more affordable and accessible to needy couples in Kenya, and the wider East African region. He was awarded a recognition plaque in 2015 by the Kenya Obstetrics and Gynecology Society (KOGS), in conjunction with the African Federation of Obstetrics and Gynecology (AFOG), for his contribution in the field of Assisted Reproduction.
He has been an Assistant Professor, Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology at the Aga Khan University Hospital, Nairobi Kenya. He was the Section Head of Infertility in the Obstetrics and Gynecology department. Prior to this, he was the Program Director of the postgraduate training program in Obstetrics & Gynecology. He maintains active academic activities and collaborative research in Reproductive Medicine and women’s health in general. Prior to returning to Kenya, Dr Murage worked as a Consultant in the National Health Service (NHS), UK .
Dr Murage also plays an active role in collaborative projects with other organizations working in the field of Reproductive Health. He has been involved in collaborative initiatives with the WHO, JHPIEGO, Centre for Maternal and Newborn Health, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, UK (LSTM), Jacaranda Health and with the Division of Reproductive Health (Kenya).
Beyond Fertility, Dr Murage’s other ambitious objective is to contribute to reduction in maternal deaths in developing countries to levels comparable to the developed world. He is currently involved in a collaborative project to improve maternal health outcomes in one of the Counties in Kenya. He has an unwavering conviction that every Woman (and Man), is entitled to the best care, every day.
Dr Murage is also an accomplished writer. He pens health columns in The Standard Newspapers and The Nairobian (Kenya) in matters of Reproductive and general health. He has also published a book (Tales from a Gynecologist) which is a must read for those who enjoy medical humor and satire.