UANDISHI-Building Capacity in Scientific Writing Program shall host a 4-part series of Grant Writing Mentoring Webinars titled “Grant Writing 101” during the month of October 2023, every Tuesday…

PhD Defence Topic: Development and Evaluation of Silk Sericin Hydrogel Sponges: A Novel Biomaterial for Enhanced Drug Delivery and Effective Treatment of Chronic Wounds with Antibacterial Properties
Presenter: Peter Muindi
Silk Origin Limited…

MSc Dissertation Defence: Comparative distribution of Staphylococcus aureus nasal carriage in diabetic and non-diabetic Kenyan populations

Speaker: Zubair Munshi

PhD Thesis Defence: The Impact of Hormonal Contraception on Peripheral and Mucosal Immunity: Implications for HIV susceptibility in Women.

Speaker: Kenneth Omollo

Topic: Decoding HIV Pathogenesis: The Metabolic Interplay of Natural Killer and Dendritic Cells
Speaker: Delories Sikuku

Topic: Emerging Infectious Diseases: are bats being unfairly implicated?
Speaker: Dr Paul Webala
Senior Lecturer/Mammologist, Maasai Mara University

TOPIC: Phages: A glance through a Prism

PRESENTER: Dr. Angela Makumi,
Scientist, International Livestock Research Organization (ILRI)

Title: Bombali Ebolavirus - Is it a pathogen?

Presenter: Prof Tarja Sironen

Associate Professor of Emerging Infectious Diseases

University of Helsinki, Finland.

PhD Thesis Defence
Presenter: Winnie Mutai
Title: Epidemiology and Genomic investigation of Clostridioides difficile in hospitalized patients with nosocomial diarrhoea.

This year's University of Nairobi Research Week 2022 will be held from Monday 24th to Friday, 28th October, 2022. Thirteen (13) conferences in different thematic areas have been lined up to…