• Neuropsychiatrist – Child neurologist

Spécialités particulières

  • 2014: Phd in Medicale Sciences, University of Liège, Belgium
  • 2011: Master in Pediatrics Neurology, University of Liège, Belgium
  • 2008: Master of Neurology & Psychiatry, University of Kinshasa, DRC
  • 2004: Doctor in General Medicine and Surgery, University of Kinshasa, DRC


  1. Kaputu-Kalala-MaluC, Walker TD, Ntumba-Tshitenge O, Mafuta EM, Tugirimana PL, Misson JP. The challenge of managing headache disorders in a tertiary referral neurology clinic in Rwanda. Neurosciences (Riyadh). 2016 ; 21(2):151-7. doi: 10.17712/nsj.2016.2.20150640.

Available from : URL : http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27094526


  1. Kaputu-Kalala-Malu C. Epilepsy and Acute Seizures in Childhood in Sub-Saharan Africa: Challenges and Hopes. Review. Pan Afr Med J. 2015; The Pan African Medical Journal. 2016; 23:58. doi:10.11604/pamj.2016.23.58.3273

Available from : URL : http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27217883


  1. Kaputu-Kalala-Malu C, Mukeba Kahamba D, Ntumba-Tshitenge O, Mafuta Musalu E, Ndahindwa V, Okitundu Luwa E-Andjafono D, Kayembe Kalula T,Mukendi Kavulu Mayamba R, Misson JP. Prolonged seizures in children in sub-Saharan Africa Clinical aspects and management. Med Sante Trop.2015; 25 (3): 306-311

Available from : URL : http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26102636


  1. Kabongo JK,Kaputu-Kalala-Malu C, Luboya O, Mutombo V, Ntambwe A, Mapatano MA, Mukendi KM. Neuropathies related to HIV / AIDS: a clinical study in patients infected with HIV a Centre of Excellence HIV / AIDS of the University of Lubumbashi. Pan Afr Med J. 2015 Apr 21;20:392. doi: 10.11604/pamj.2015.20.392.5799. eCollection 2015.

Available from : URL :  http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26185582


  1. Ntumba-Tshitenge O, Kaputu-Kalala-Malu C, Mukampunga C, Mukendi KM. Circumscribed aplasia cutis congenita of the scalp in a Rwandan child: about an observation. Pan Afr Med J. 2014 Oct 29;19:226. doi: 10.11604/pamj.2014.19.226.5096. eCollection 2014.

Available from : URL : http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25838854


  1. Kaputu-Kalala-Malu C, Ntumba-Tshitenge O, Misson JP. Toxic epidermal necrolysis induced by phenobarbital in a Rwandan child: report of a case. Pan Afr Med J.2014 Mar 14;17:202. doi: 10.11604/pamj.2014.17.202.3385. eCollection 2014.

Available from : URL : http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25396028


  1. Célestin Kaputu-Kalala-Malu; Jean D’Amour Birindabagabo; Timothy David Walker; Eric Mafuta-Musalu; Olga Ntumba-Tshitenge; Pierre-Marie Preux; Jean-Paul Misson. Evaluation of adherence to a convulsion management protocol for children in Rwanda. J Trop Pediatr; 2014: 60 (2): 124-128.

Available from : URL : http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24336648


  1. Kaputu-Kalala-Malu C, Walker TD, Misson J-P. Reply to Comment on “Efficacy of Sublingual Lorazepam for Prolonged Convulsions Beyond Sub-Saharan AfricaJ Child Neurol.2014; 29(11):1574-5. doi: 10.1177/0883073813506937 DOI: 10.1177/0883073813506937.

Available from : URL : http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24176779


  1. Annette Uwineza, Janvier Hitayezu, Seraphine Murorunkwere, Janvier Ndinkabandi, Célestin Kaputu Kalala Malu, Jean Hubert Caberg, Vinciane Dideberg, Vincent Bours, and Leon Mutesa. Genetic diagnosis of Duchenne and Becker muscular dystrophy using multiplex ligation-dependent probe amplification in Rwandan patients. J Trop Pediatr; 2014: 60 (2): 112-117

 Available from http: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24176779


  • Malu CK,Kahamba DM,Walker TD, Mukampunga C, Musalu EM, Kokolomani J, Mayamba RM, Wilmshurst JM, Dubru JM, Misson JP. Efficacy of sublingual lorazepam versus intrarectal diazepam for prolonged convulsions in Sub-Saharan Africa.  J Child Neurol. 2014; 29(7):895-902. doi: 10.1177/0883073813493501

Available from : URL : http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/?term=malu+CK


  1. Kaputu Kalala Malu C, Mafuta Musalu E, Dubru JM, Leroy P, Tomat AM, Misson JP. Epidemiology and characteristics of febrile seizures in children. Med Liège 2013 ; 68 (4): 180-185.

Available from : URL : http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23755708


  • Kaputu Kalala Malu Célestin, Mafuta Musalu Eric, Okitundu Luwa.E-Andjafono, Lusamba Muteba Jeanine, Mapatano Mala Ali Nathalis, Kayembe Kalula Tharcisse, Mukendi Kavulu Mayamba Richard, Misson Jean-Paul. Short Term Outcome of Seizures Associated With Fever in Children In Primary Health Care In Kinshasa. Afr J Neurol Sci. 2012; 31:23-33

Available from: URL: http://ajns.paans.org/article.php3?id_article=388

  • Kaputu KMC, Mafuta EM, Okitundu LE-A, Lusamba M, Mapatano MA, Kayembe K, Misson JP, Mukendi KMR. Seizures associated with fever and psychomotor development in primary health care in Kinshasa. Afr. Med. 2012; 5 (3): 1106 – 1111

Available from: URL: http://hdl.handle.net/2268/129679


  • Hutu K, Kaputu K, Mukeba   K,  Okitundu  LE-A,  Kayembe  K. Analyse rétrospective de 210 cas de crise épileptique au Centre Neuro-psycho-pathologique de Kinshasa Afr. Med. 2010;3 (3) : 505 – 51.

Available from, URL:   http://www.anafrimed.net/annale.anafrimed.php?id=211