KEMRI Welcome Trust Research Program (KWTRP


The KEMRI Welcome Trust Research Program (KWTRP) is based within the KEMRI Centre for Geographic Medical Research. The core activities are funded by the Welcome Trust and include conducting integrated epidemiological, social, laboratory and clinical research in parallel, with results feeding into local and international health policy. This research platform includes state-of-the-art laboratories, a demographic [...]

Kenya Medical Research Institute (KEMRI)


The United States Army Medical Research Directorate Kenya (USAMRD-K) is another collaborative initiative between NIH and African medical research communities. USAMRU-K is located in Nairobi, Kenya on the campus of the Kenya Medical Research Institute (KEMRI) and is one of five U.S. DoD overseas research laboratories. The USAMRU-K Kisumu Field Station is based in Kisumu, Kenya located in [...]

HIV/AIDS Clinical Trials Networks


In 2006 these clinical trials networks were restructured to better address emerging domestic and international challenges to developing improved HIV treatment and prevention strategies by creating a more integrated, collaborative and flexible research structure. The HIV/AIDS clinical trials Networks funded by the Division of AIDS (DAIDS) of the U.S. National Institutes of Health (NIH) include: [...]

Malaria Research


Multidisciplinary Research for Malaria Control and Prevention in West Africa Lead Institution: University of Sciences, Tech & Tech of Bamako, Bamako; Principal Investigator: Seydou Doumbia, M.D., Ph.D. The overall goal of this ICEMR is to understand the variable effectiveness of current malaria control interventions in different ecological settings of West Africa.  This goal will be [...]