© 2015 Sarah E. Rich

Stanley Nedritu Wambugu

RISE Degree 

PhD in Comparative Animal Physiology from the University of Nairobi, Kenya

RISE Network(s) 
Current Position 

RISE-AFNNET PhD Student and Tutorial Fellow, Department of Veterinary Anatomy and Physiology, University of Nairobi

After his PhD, Wambugu intends to work on the development of new pharmaceuticals for joint pain management; mentor other scholars in the field of pain research; and continue to teach and carry out research at UoN.


Using animal models to evaluate the anti-inflammatory and anti-rheumatoidal properties of medicinal plants traditionally used for the management of chronic joint pain in Machakos and Makueni Counties, Kenya