Dr. Benjamin Odongo Elly is an Obstetrician/Gynecologist with experience in clinical practice and programmatic leadership of public health initiatives.  Prior to the Fellowship program at Moi University, he was a Technical lead of Prevention of Mother-to-Child Transmission of HIV/Maternal Health at the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. He has held various positions as a lecturer, balancing clinical duties and student mentorship. He is a published researcher and in the process of developing multiple protocols. Dr. Elly is currently the President of Kenya Obstetrical and Gynecological Society.

International Mentors


Dr. Allan Covens is the Chair of Gynecologic Oncology at the University Of Toronto in Canada. Dr. Covens served as Vice President on the IGCS Council from 2014-2016 and is currently the Chair of the Global Curriculum & Mentorship Program Examination Committee.



Dr. Barry Rosen is a Gynecologic Oncologist at Beaumont Hospital in Michigan, USA.