SILAB AMR DATA ENTRY TRAINING.
Our dedicated staff Dr. C.m bidyo &Ms. ANN Munene were part of the team that were trained on the 2nd SILAB training aimed to improve on the transmission and quality of AMR data, was undertaken at the Dairy training institute, Naivasha from the 6th to the 8th of April 2022.
The training was through the support of FIND (Foundation for innovative New Diagnostics).
The Africa Society for Laboratory Medicine (ASLM) trains technical microbiologists drawn from human and animal health in laboratory quality management systems (QMS) for AMR surveillance. Our Microbiology section technical head, Ms. Ann Munene, is part of the first cohort in the country for whom "Microbes" is their anthem.
INCEPTION MEETING OF THE “ENHANCED CAPACITY FOR AQUATIC RESOURCES IN EAST AND SOUTH AFRICA (ECARESA)” PROJECT IN LILONWE, MALAWI
On Monday 8th and Wednesday 10th November 2021, Thika Technical Training Institute students taking Science Laboratory Technology together with their Lecturers visited the Dept. of Veterinary Pathology, Microbiology and Parasitology on an academic tour for practical training in various techniques. The students were welcomed by Prof. Samuel Githigia, the Departmental Chairman together with Mr. John Mukiri, Ass. Chief Technologist.