Professor Pankaj Jani joined Kenyatta National Hospital (KNH) as a specialist Surgeon in 1984 and later joined University of Nairobi, Department of Surgery, as a lecturer in 1985. He served as an Associate Professor from 2001 and has been appointed as a full Professor in April 2014. Professor Jani trained at the Royal Infirmary Glasgow in GI/HPB surgery and endoscopies and is a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons Glasgow (1988) and ASEA/COSECSA (1985).