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Kenyan Ambassador pays official visit to RCSI

22 September 2009

H.E. Ms. Catherine Muigai Mwangi, the Kenyan Ambassador to Ireland paid an official visit to the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland (RCSI) on Tuesday, 22nd September 2009.

The Ambassador was accompanied by Ms. Kasiva Mbithi, Second Secretary in the Kenyan Embassy. They met with senior officials from RCSI including Professor Frank Keane, President of RCSI; Professor Arthur Tanner, Director of Surgical Training; Professor Sean Tierney, Professor of Surgical Informatics;  Mr. Roger Duggan, Programme Manager of COSECSA and Ms. Fiona Walsh, Associate Director of Surgical and Postgraduate Affairs. 

The visit will serve to strengthen existing links between the two institutions and countries, particularly in the area of surgical education and training.


Pictured is Ms. Catherine Muigai Mwangi, the Kenyan Ambassador to Ireland.


H.E. Catherine Muigai Mwangi, the Kenyan Ambassador to Ireland and Professor Frank Keane, President of RCSI


Pictured from l to r are Ms. Fiona Walsh, Associate Director of Surgical and Postgraduate Affairs, RCSI; Prof. Sean Tierney, Professor of Surgical Informatics; Ms. Catherine Muigai Mwangi, the Kenyan Ambassador to Ireland; Mr. Roger Duggan, Programme Manager of COSECSA; Ms. Kasiva Mbithi, Second Secretary in the Kenyan Embassy; Prof. Arthur Tanner, Director of Surgical Training and Professor Frank Keane, President of RCSI.