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JKUSMA’s Medical Camp Benefits Juja Community

Over 450 people have benefitted from a two-day medical camp organized by the JKUAT Students Medical Association (JKUSMA) in Juja, Kiambu County. During the outreach, important healthcare services were extended to the local community during the two day event that run from March 25 – 26, ... Continue reading →

JKUAT Marks World Hydrocephalus and Spina Bifida Day

Spina Bifida and Hydrocephalus which are lifelong, disabling conditions yet preventable through various interventions during the first trimester of pregnancy, continue to affect millions across the globe, a dire situation that calls for solutions. Spina Bifida is a treatable spinal cord ... Continue reading →

FIND and JKUAT Explore Further Research Collaboration

The Foundation for Innovative New Diagnostics (FIND) and the Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology are exploring a research collaboration to address the cervical cancer burden in the country. According to the World Health Organization (WHO), cervical cancer is the fourth most ... Continue reading →

JKUAT Medical Students Trained in Trauma Management

The Department of Surgery at the College of Health Sciences conducted a one-day intensive course on Trauma Evaluation and Management (TEAM) for the Bachelors of Medicine and Bachelors of Surgery sixth-year students to prepare them to handle life-threatening trauma scenarios. Acute trauma can ... Continue reading →