HomeEventVipingo Secondary KEMRI visit and career talk.
Vipingo Secondary KEMRI visit and career talk.
44 students and 2 teachers visited KEMRI and learnt about science careers, health research and toured the microbiology and immunology labs.Scientist from KEMRI also visited Vipingo Secondary school for a career talk.
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