Strategic Plan 2012-2017

The Medical Laboratory Sciences Department is a department in the school of medicine within the college of Health Sciences of JKUAT. The department comprises academic staff, technical and support staff. The academic staff comprises of scientists and human pathologists. The technical comprise primarily of Medical Laboratory technologists and affiliated disciplines. The current strategic plan was reviewed from the MLS 2009-2012 strategic plan to be in line with the JKUAT 2012-2017 strategic plan.

In the 2009-2012 strategic plan, the MLS department was able to:

• Maintain a high student enrolment rate,
• Develop new programs,
• Recruit new staff
• Start new programs
• Expand training facilities
• Access research grants
• Enter into new collaborations
• Release publications in peer-reviewed journals