JKUAT Marks World Occupational Therapy Day

JKUAT Marks World Occupational Therapy Day
Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology’s (JKUAT) students and staff from the department of Rehabilitative Sciences joined the global health community in celebrating World Occupational Therapy Day on October 27. This is the first time the event was observed in Kenya. Since its ... Continue reading →

Dr Mayoka Wins Drug Discovery Research Fellowship

Dr Mayoka Wins Drug Discovery Research Fellowship
Dr Godfrey Mayoka, a Lecturer in the School of Pharmacy, has been awarded the prestigious 2020 Africa Research Excellence Fund (AREF) Fellowship, after a rigorous selection process. The fellowship is tenable at the Drug Discovery and Development Centre at the University of Cape Town, South ... Continue reading →

Diplomat Mahboub Maalim Appointed as Council Chair

Diplomat Mahboub Maalim Appointed as Council Chair
His Excellency, President Uhuru Kenyatta has appointed Ambassador (Eng.) Mahboub M. Maalim as the Chairperson of the Council of Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology, with effect from Friday, October 16, 2020, for a period of two years. According to the Gazette Notice No. ... Continue reading →

Pharmacy Students Make Presentations at PSK Conference

Pharmacy Students Make Presentations at PSK Conference
Two final year students pursuing Bachelor of Pharmacy degree at Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology (JKUAT) were selected by Pharmaceutical Society of Kenya (PSK) to present their outstanding final year projects during the 40th Annual PSK Scientific Conference that was held ... Continue reading →

Researchers Tipped on Demystifying Grant Writing

Researchers Tipped on Demystifying Grant Writing
An outstanding idea is necessary when it comes to grant writing, but it is never enough. The devil is in the details, and according to Dr. Jesse Gitaka, inadequate concept, poor presentation, poor understanding of processes, and lack of persistence is the major impediment to researchers getting ... Continue reading →

Team of Innovators Unveiled to Spur Home Grown Solutions

Team of Innovators Unveiled to Spur Home Grown Solutions
JKUAT students, alumni and staff have joined the Design and Development of a Digital Computing Device for Learners team unveiled today by the ICT Authority (ICTA), October 7, 2020. Dr. Kibet Langat (Director JKUAT Industrial Park), Gilbert Ng’eno (Mechanical Engineering – Masters), Michael Mumo ... Continue reading →