University of Nairobi

PEST CONTROL PRODUCTS BOARD (PCPB) OFFICERS VISIT TO THE DEPT. OF PHPT

Pest Control Products Board (PCPB) officers visited the Department of PHPT in the month of March 2022. They had come for inspection of the Department which is accredited by PCPB to carry out Toxicological Studies on pest control products.  

 

 

Exchange Programme for the Faculties of Vet. Medicine-UoN & Yamaguchi University (Japan)

The Faculty of Veterinary Medicine (FVM) University of Nairobi (Kenya) and FVM Yamaguchi University (Japan) held a joint meeting to discuss on establishment of Exchange programme for postgraduate Veterinary Students from the two universities. Professors Daisuke Hayasaka, Takishi Shimizi and Koichi Sato (from Japan); Professors J.D. Mande (Dean Faculty of Vet. Medicine), James Nguhiu Mwangi (Chairman-Clinical Studies), William Ogara, Dr. Daniel Senerwa (Ag. Chairman PHPT), FVM (UoN) staff members and Veterinary students  were in attendance. 

Dept. of PHPT Community Outreach

Department of Public Health, Pharmacology & Toxicology in Partnership with Presbyterian Church of East Africa (P.C.E.A) Kinoo Parish as part of Community Social Responsibility (CSR) activity,  organized for a one day event on May 22nd, 2022 to provide education, create awareness on Disease prevention and disseminate Public Health information.  

 

Training on King Fisher RNA Extraction & Purification Machine

Recently the Department of Public Health, Pharmacology & Toxicology acquired KingFisher Purification System for DNA/RNA Extraction through Novel approaches to identify optimal antiviral probiotics for swine industry in low-income countries" project.

#ToxicFlow: Lake Victoria rotting from the deep || PART TWO

Watch "Toxic Flow: Rotting from the deep || PART TWO" on YouTube  The expose of lake Victoria  pollution  by Industries and other Human activities around the lake by Prof. Mbaria and Dr Nduhiu from the Department of PHPT, University of Nairobi, Kenya. https://youtu.be/EttL_8nAAnM

Watch "Toxic Flow: Rotting from the deep || PART ONE" on YouTube

Watch "Toxic Flow: Rotting from the deep || PART ONE" on YouTube  The expose of lake Victoria  pollution  by Industries and other Human activities around the lake by Prof. Mbaria and Dr Nduhiu from the Department of PHPT, University of Nairobi, Kenya https://youtu.be/rWueu7xWoPA