Safety and Bio-Security training for laboratory staff

Participants of the Biosafety and Biosecurity training pose for a group photo. With them is Prof. Nderitu, DVC R&D (Centre standing) and R&D staff.

The laboratory staff of Mount Kenya University completed a two-phase course on Biosafety and Biosecurity training organized by the Research Division. The initial training was carried out last year. The trainers for this course were drawn from CDC, KEMRI and from the National Public Health Laboratories, Ministry of Health. Mount Kenya is amongst the few Universities in Kenya that have a Biorisk Management programmes in place making the University a safe working place.