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...
Medical Research on Vaccines, Global Epidemiology, Genomics, Health Systems, & Clinical Care.
Congratulations @KuiMuraya for being part of this initiative!
Very proud to have contributed a chapter to this powerful book on women and global health leadership😊😊 https://twitter.com/springerpbh/status/1552658887358091266
Excited to see our research on non-falciparum malaria prevalence in Kilifi county published!! https://wellcomeopenresearch.org/articles/7-207/v1. Thanks to @DELGEME1 for funding and grateful to @KEMRI_Wellcome @IOyier @kmut2030 @LeonMarigi @ V byictor and Margaret.
Welcome to Day 2 #malariagenomics afternoon sessions! First up @IOyier @KEMRI_Wellcome talking about her malaria molecular surveillance work in Kenya 🇰🇪 @AfricaPGI @gatesfoundation2
...Dr. Willis Akhwale, Senior Adviser African Leaders Malaria Alliance (ALMA) told at a panel discussion on role of research in healthcare attended by KEMRI Kilifi station DD Dr.@MwangangiJ3103. The facility is among the best globally to be involved in the rollout of the vaccine2
In this paper we discuss potential for research review systems in LMICS to facilitate expeditiously much needed ethical research during global health emergencies and highlight missed opportunities wrt COVID19 @IABioethics @KEMRI_Wellcome @NIHRglobal @GHBNet @WHO @WHOKenya https://twitter.com/TropMedOxford/status/1555473316391133186
Research Highlight from Alex Hinga @AlexHinga Dorcas Kamuya @DKamuya @KEMRI_Wellcome @OCGHRinfo
Pandemic preparedness and responsiveness of research review committees: lessons from review of COVID-19 protocols at KWTRP