Dr. Francis Abuga Ndemo

Associate Professor - School of Pharmacy & Health Sciences
fndemo@usiu.ac.ke    |     0730 116 822

Areas of interest/specialization: Pharmacy
Dr. Ndemo is an Associate Professor of Clinical Pharmacy. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Pharmacy from Leicester School of Pharmacy, De Montfort University, UK, a Doctor of Pharmacy degree and a Post-doctoral Fellowship in Clinical Pharmacokinetics from University of Minnesota, USA.

He has held a number of academic positions including lecturer, senior lecturer and associate professor at the University of Nairobi, Associate Professor at Creighton and Hampton Universities in USA. He has also held a number administrative positions including Chair, Department of Pharmacy Practice, Hampton University, President of Pharmaceutical Society of Kenya, Chair of the Self-Study team for accreditation of Doctor of Pharmacy and Curriculum Committee at Hampton University. He is currently the Chair of Training and Assessment Technical Committee, Pharmacy and Poisons Board of Kenya.

Dr. Ndemo is a recipient of many awards including Technical Aids Award to study BSc in Pharmacy degree, Fulbright Fellowship to Study a Pharm.D degree, 1988 American Society of Health-System Pharmacists(ASHP) research award ,2015 Excellence Academic Faculty Award,2013 Internal Preceptor Award of Hampton University School of Pharmacy and Fellowship of Pharmaceutical Society of Kenya.

Academic Degrees

  • Doctor of Pharmacy
  • Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy

Journal Articles;

  • Medication Therapy Management- Editorial
  • https://www.researchgate.net/publication/305035859_Medication_Therapy_Management
  • The Disease Burden and the Extent of Drug Therapy Problems in an Underserved Minority Population Receiving Medication Therapy Management at an Ambulatory Care Free Clinic
  • https://digitalcommons.chapman.edu/pharmacy_articles/289/
  • Designing an Assessment for an Abilities-Based Curriculum
  • American Journal of Pharmaceutical Education 2005; 69 (2) Article 19.
  • https://pdfs.semanticscholar.org/e773/c87e1beeb9a7476a0a53adc138039ae7f8f1.pdf


  • Pharmaceutical Care
  • Basic Pharmacokinetics and Biopharmaceutics
  • Clinical Pharmacokinetics
  • Interpretation of Laboratory Data
  • Medication Therapy Management
  • Clinical Pharmacy