Topic: The vaginal microbial & immune milieu as determinants of HIV acquisition -- opportunities for interventions

Guest speaker; Prof. Luiz Gustavo Dubois with opening remarks given by Dr Lucy Macharia both from the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro.

  1. Anne Pulei​ Naipanoi- PhD Proposal  (Evaluating Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae testing as an implementation strategy to improve HIV prevention …

1. Opiyo Jeff Oluoch K: MSc Proposal Presentation

Title: HIV Drug resistance-associated Mutations among ART-naïve Female Sex Workers In Nairobi, Kenya 

1Matrona Akiso: Ph.D Proposal Defence

Brief Bio:  Dr. McClelland is a Professor of Medicine, Epidemiology, and Global Health at the University of Washington.  His expertise is in women’s reproductive health, with a focus on…


1. Victor Musyoki: PhD Proposal defence

Title: Whole-genome shotgun sequencing and flow cytometry to explore the Diabetic Foot Ulcer Microbiome and Inflammasome.

2. Dr Joseph Ogola: PhD Research…

Immunology of SARS-COV-2 & Serological Assays (Antigens and Antibodies)


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