The School Leaver’s Attachment Scheme (SLAS), selects talented students from Kilifi who have just completed high school with excellent grades to go on a three-month attachment. Students gain valuable work experience in laboratories, hospital wards, computer departments and community interaction. This experience gives students an...
On 7th and 8th December 2017 31 upper primary science teachers from local primary schools within the Kilifi Health and Demographic Surveillance system (KHDSS) visited KEMRI. The teachers learnt about KEMRI, they got a chance to visit the laboratories and together with scientists brainstormed on...
Timbila Boys’ Secondary School visited KEMRI on 29th Septemeber 2017.They had an opportunity to learn about different research studies at KEMRI and had a chance to visit the microbiology and immunology laboratories.
Marafiki Secondary school visited KEMRI-Wellcome trust on 21st February 2017. The students accompanied by their science teachers spent time learning about health research. They also had a chance to to interact with the researchers who shared information about their academic background; where they schooled, the course they took at...
This year county science and engineering fair projects will be held in Mariakani from 10th May to 13th May 2017. Some of the schools which presented their project at KEMRI-Wellcome Trust Programme for review were Ng’ombeni Secondary School with 16 projects,St.Teresa Secondary with 20 projects,Marereni...
This year county science and engineering fair projects will be held in Mariakani Secondary school from 10th May to 13th May 2017. Some of the schools which presented their project at KEMRI-Wellcome Trust Programme for review are Ng’ombeni Secondary School with 16 projects,St.Teresa Secondary with...
Dr. Gilbert Katana from #KWTRP is live discussing about epilepsy and the impact of cultural beliefs, where most communities view it as a non-medical condition which they believe is as a result of bewitchment. @symonmkariuki @IDeAL_KEMRI_WT
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Here’s a link to today’s Health Check https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/w3cszcct
I spoke to BBC Radio about COVID-19 and Measles immunisation beginning at about the 3 minute mark. It is essential to ensure routine and outreach vaccination services resume even with the pandemic. #VaccinesWork
Dr. @makobu from #KWTRP made a great presentation on "Challenges to PrEP adherence in MSM and Transgender Women in Coastal Kenya".
#KWTRP is involved in the global trials of the #COVID19 vaccine trial ChAdOx1 nCoV-19. Join Dr. Sang as he engages and responds to questions from listeners about the vaccine trial tonight on @BarakaFmKe
Congratulations! to @Pete_M_M for being awarded the prestigious @royalsociety Newton International Fellowship. He will be based at @LancasterUni working with @EmanueleLANCS & @PHU_KEMRI_WT to improve geostatistical inference methods for disease mapping in low-resource settings