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Adelaide Ayoyi

EAC MRP Coordinator and Regulatory Scientist

Office: Nairobi

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Role in GALVmed

My responsibilities involve advisory and facilitation of registration between applicants and National Medicines Regulatory Authorities (NMRAs), registration support for GALVmed initiatives, and stakeholder engagement on systemic issues related to regulation of veterinary medicines.

Joined GALVmed

August 2021




  • Bachelor of Veterinary Medicine, University of Nairobi
  • Masters’ in Medical Microbiology, Kenyatta University

Relevant career highlights

I have 20 years of experience working in the Kenyan Government in various capacities. Under the State Department of Livestock in the Directorate of Veterinary Services, I worked in disease control, training of animal health personnel, and veterinary medicines regulatory services. I was also very involved in the setting up of the Marketing Authorization department at the newly formed Veterinary Medicines Regulatory Authority (Veterinary Medicines Directorate-Kenya). In my capacity as the Head registration and regulatory department, I was a member of the Coordination Group Mutual Recognition for the EAC MRP process and had a lot of success as a reference country coordinator of EAC MRP process.


Reading books and listening to music.