Joseph Kibachio, MD/MPH, leads the noncommunicable diseases unit within Kenya’s Ministry of Health. Dr. Kibachio is a public health specialist, focusing on applied epidemiology. He is particularly interested in the determinants of NCDs. Dr. Kibachio currently leads efforts to develop an NCD prevention and control strategy for Kenya, as well as an NCD interagency coordinating mechanism. Dr. Kibachio earned his medical degree from Moi University. He also holds a Master’s in Public Health from the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine and a Master’s of Science in Epidemiology from the field epidemiology and lab training program at Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology.