Peter Muriuki Gatheru

Peter Muriuki Gatheru

Program Officer

ABOUT Peter Muriuki Gatheru

Peter works within the Research Capacity Strengthening Division designing, coordinating and delivering capacity building initiatives on research topics in fields such as Sexual Reproductive Health and Rights (SRHR) and Adolescent Sexual and Reproductive Health (ASRH).

Previously, he worked for six years as a research officer within the Maternal and Child Wellbeing Unit at APHRC, designing and coordinating projects on maternal, newborn and child health and nutrition. He holds a Masters of Global Health Delivery from the University of Global Health Equity in Rwanda and a Bachelor of Arts in Sociology from the University of Nairobi.

Peter’s passion is working with health researchers to strenghthen their capacity to conceptualize, design, conduct, and disseminate policy relevant research, eventually positively impacting lives in Africa. 


INDEPTH Vaccination Project (IVP) – Infectious and NCD
This is a four-year multisite research project being implemented in…
Partnership for Maternal, Newborn and Child Health Project (PAMANECH)
The rapid urbanization in Kenya at an annual rate of…
World Health Organization Human Reproduction Program Alliance Research and Knowledge Transfer Hub
In most Sub-Saharan African countries, seldom are sexual and reproductive…