PhD Proposal Defence

Presenter: Brian Ogoti

Title: Identification of factors influencing zoonotic transmission of MERS-COV in Kenya.

PhD Research Proposal Defence

Presenter: Euginia Makinia

Title: In-Vitro Antiplasmodial activity and phytochemical investigations of plant extracts

PhD Research Thesis Defence

Presenter: Joyce Uchi Nyiro

Title: Assessment of Factors Influencing the Potential Effectiveness of a Maternal RSV Vaccine Program in Kenya.

PhD Research Proposal Defence

Presenter: Isaac Onkanga

Title: Novel B Cell Subsets in Human Schistosomiasis

Title: Sex differences in Antiviral Immunity

Guest Speaker: Prof. Dr Marcus Altfeld

Head, Research Department Virus Immunology

Leibniz Institute for Experimental Virology

Director, Institute for Immunology


Research UpdateTitle:

Antiviral drug discovery against African Swine Fever Virus (ASFV) and SARS-COV-2 virus

Guest Presenter: Elishiba Muturi


Dr. Dismus Oketch

Title : Molecular characterization of Brucella spp. and transmission dynamics of brucellosis among humans and livestock in Marsabit, Kenya.



Dr. Mbaire Chuchu

Title: Burden of antibiotic-resistant infections and effects of control interventions in select human and animal populations in Kenya.

World AIDS Day Commemoration.

Guest Speaker: Dr Paul Ogongo

Title: Beneficial roles of IL - 17 producing cells in the control of human tuberculosis.