• Affiliate Associate Professor, Global Health

Seattle, WA
United States

Phone Number: 
+254733886664
Email: 
alfredos@uw.edu
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Biography 

Alfred Osoti MBChB MMed MPH PhD research interests is in cardioobstetrics with focus on cardio metabolic and cardiovascular disease risk and prevention after pregnancy. He is also interested in quality improvement through prevention and management of hypertension and diabetes care during pregnancy. Other research focus is in elimination of MTCT of HIV, mhealth and other NCDs.

Education 
  • MBChB, University of Nairobi (Kenya)
Country Affiliations 
Languages 
  • Swahili
Health Topics 
  • HIV Transmission
  • HIV/AIDS
  • Maternal Child Health (incl. Reproductive Health)
  • Mobile Health (mHealth)
  • Non-Communicable Diseases
DGH Centers, Programs and Initiatives and Affiliated Organizations 
Publications 

Widmer M, Piaggio G, Nguyen TMH, Osoti A, Owa OO, Misra S, Coomarasamy A, Abdel-Aleem H, Mallapur AA, Qureshi Z, Lumbiganon P, Patel AB, Carroli G, Fawole B, Goudar SS, Pujar YV, Neilson J, Hofmeyr GJ, Su LL, Ferreira de Carvalho J, Pandey U, Mugerwa K, Shiragur SS, Byamugisha J, Giordano D, Gülmezoglu AM; WHO CHAMPION Trial Group. Heat-Stable Carbetocin versus Oxytocin to Prevent Hemorrhage after Vaginal Birth. N Engl J Med. 2018 Aug 23;379(8):743-752. doi: 10.1056/NEJMoa1805489. Epub 2018 Jun 27. PMID: 29949473.

Osoti AO, Page ST, Richardson BA, Guthrie BL, Kinuthia J, Polyak SJ, Farquhar C. Postpartum metabolic syndrome after gestational hypertension and preeclampsia, a prospective cohort study. Pregnancy Hypertens. 2019 Oct;18:35-41. doi: 10.1016/j.preghy.2019.08.088. Epub 2019 Aug 19. PMID: 31493627; PMCID: PMC6884686.

Osoti A, Temu TM, Kirui N, Ngetich EK, Kamano JH, Page S, Farquhar C, Bloomfield GS. Metabolic Syndrome Among Antiretroviral Therapy-Naive Versus Experienced HIV-Infected Patients Without Preexisting Cardiometabolic Disorders in Western Kenya. AIDS Patient Care STDS. 2018 Jun;32(6):215-222. doi: 10.1089/apc.2018.0052. PMID: 29851503; PMCID: PMC5982154.

Osoti AO, John-Stewart G, Kiarie J, Richardson B, Kinuthia J, Krakowiak D, Farquhar C. Home visits during pregnancy enhance male partner HIV counselling and testing in Kenya: a randomized clinical trial. AIDS. 2014 Jan 2;28(1):95-103. doi: 10.1097/QAD.0000000000000023. PMID: 23942059; PMCID: PMC4337402.