Vision: To have a center of excellence for the training of a high level skilled, disciplined manpower capable of providing evidence based healthcare services in different resource settings, engage in research and generation of new ideas, preservation, and dissemination of knowledge.

SOM students experience in Germany

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Charitè-Universitätsmediizin Berlin (CUB) and University of Nairobi (UoN) exchange program is a 1-month fully sponsored research-based elective. It was pioneered by a student in 2016 with 3 cycles since.

The 2018 recipients were: Becky Wanjiku Njuguna, Brian Bundi Nyamweya, Evans Mutia Mutwiri, Mandela Kibiriti Mwangi, Ruth Kwamboka Nyang'aya and Sandra Obaje Maseno.

AMSUN Basic Life Support Training

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The AMSUN Basic Life Support Training was held on the 4th of May 2019 at UoN Chiromo Campus. 260 students from the School of Medicine were trained by professionals on Basic Life Support Skills and certificied.

SOM students University of Washington electives experience

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University of Washington

SOM takes part in inaugural CHS Open Day

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Prof. Edward Nguu, Associate Dean, School of Medicine gives his remarks during the Open Day.

The School of Medicine was among the schools and institutes that exhibited at the inugural College of Health Sciences Open Day.

The event which was held on 14th and 15th February, 2019 at Kenyatta National Hospital Campus.

SOM exhibition at 9th UoN Open Day

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Wed, 01/23/2019 - 08:59
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Great Court

The School of Medicine exhibited at the 9th University of Nairobi Open Day.

The Open Day was held from 17th to 19th January, 2019 at the University of Nairobi's Great Court.

Read more details here.

First year students orientation 2018/19 academic year

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Tue, 10/30/2018 - 10:00
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Chiromo Campus

School of Medicine Dean, Prof. Fredrick C.F. Otieno addressing first years for the 2018/2019 academic year at Millenium Hall 2, Chiromo Campus.

The School of Medicine Dean, Prof. Fredrick C.F. Otieno was among the College of Health Sciences (CHS) officials who addressed newly admitted students to the college on 24th October, 2018.

Prof. Otieno elected new Dean

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Mon, 10/29/2018 - 13:58
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Prof. Fredrick Otieno, Dean School of Medicine.

The School of Medicine has a new elected Dean.

Prof. Fredrick Otieno was elected unoppossed, taking over from the outgoing Dean Prof. Fredrick Were.

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Thu, 09/13/2018 - 14:07
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Year three medical student Onu Ogechukwu Theresa presents a poster at the 2nd National Agri-Nutritional Conference in Nairobi.

Click here to read the poster.


SOM PC evaluation 2017/2018

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Wed, 07/11/2018 - 14:11
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UoN Towers

School of Medicine PC evaluation.

Read more details here.

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Mon, 02/19/2018 - 09:12
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The School of Medicine students presented trophies they won during the College annual sports day held on 10th February, 2018 to the Dean and acting Principal, Prof. Fredrick Were.

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