Dr. Violet Naanyu

Associate Professor, Moi University, Kenya

Associate Professor, Moi University School of Medicine, Eldoret, Kenya

Violet Naanyu is an Associate Professor at Moi University School of Public Health, Eldoret. Kenya. Her training is in sociology (Indiana University, USA), and medical anthropology (University of Amsterdam, Netherlands). Violet serves on the Moi Teaching and Referral Hospital & Moi College of Health Sciences Institutional Research Ethics Committee. She is also a Board Member of the National Bioethics Committee, National Commission for Science Technology and Innovations, Kenya. She is a Co-Field Director of Research for the Indiana University-Kenya Partnership and most of her research explores individual and socio-cultural factors around illness, health, and healthcare. She is particularly interested in evaluations designed to improve health care and health care delivery in resource-limited settings.