Dr Alfred Murage is a Consultant Gynecologist and Fertility Specialist. He is the Medical Director, Harley Street Fertility Centre, Nairobi Kenya. He is a Fellow of The Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (FRCOG), UK. He completed his specialized fertility training in the UK.
Dr Murage has academic collaborations with the University of Nairobi Kenya, facilitating Reproductive Medicine training to postgraduate residents on elective attachments at his Centre. He was an Assistant Professor, Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology at the Aga Khan University Hospital, Nairobi Kenya. He was then the Section Head of Infertility. Prior to this, he was the Program Director of the postgraduate training program in Obstetrics & Gynecology at the same University. His research interests and publications are focused on the prevailing local fertility problems. Dr Murage worked as a Consultant in the National Health Service (NHS) in the UK, before relocating back to Kenya.
Dr Murage is the Interim Secretary of the Fertility and Andrology Society of Kenya (FASK), and is involved with initiatives aimed at improving the practice of fertility in Kenya. He was part of a parliamentary advisory group tasked with drafting a fertility regulation framework in Kenya. He’s playing an active role within the African Network and Registry for Assisted Reproductive Technology (ANARA), facilitating Kenya’s participation in achieving ANARA’s goals. 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.
Dr Murage also plays an active role in collaborative initiatives with other organizations working in the field of Reproductive Health. He has been involved in projects with the WHO, JHPIEGO Kenya (an affiliate of Johns Hopkins University), Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine (Centre for Maternal and Newborn Health) UK, and with the Division of Reproductive Health Kenya.
Dr Murage is an accomplished writer. He pens Reproductive and general health columns in local Kenyan press (The Standard on Saturday, and The Nairobian weekly). He has also published a book (Tales from a Gynecologist) which is a must read for those who enjoy medical humor and satire.Contact Dr. Alfred Murage