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Juliah Wambui Githang'a

Position: Tutorial Fellow
Qualifications: Master Physical and Health Education (Exercise Gerontology)
Department: Physical and Health Education
Contacts Address: P.O BOX 43844-00100,Kenyatta University
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Mrs. Githang’a holds a Bachelor’s and Master’s Degree in Physical and Health Education from Kenyatta University. Presently, she is pursuing a PhD where her research focuses on stress management for the elderly population in Nairobi County, Kenya. The study emphasizes on the use of Progressive Muscle Relaxation in the management of blood pressure and stress levels among senior citizens in the homes for the aged.

Area of Specialization:

  • Exercise Physiology
  • Exercise Gerontology
  • Motor Skills Development in Physical Education
  • Development of Sports Equipment and Facilities

Research Interests:

  • Gerontology

Conference Presentations

  • Juliah Wambui Githang'a, Physical activity for functional independence of elderly kenyans in Nairobi, Kenya, 2010
  • Juliah Wambui Githang'a, Kenyan Draft Policy on Ageing and Physical Activity, Kenya, 2007
  • Juliah Wambui Githang'a, Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, Sport  and Dance, Kenya, 2006

Publications

Research

  • Juliah Wambui Githang'a, 2005, Physical Activity for Functional Independence of Elderly Kenyans in Homes for the Aged: Nairobi

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