ICEH Alumna – Nyawira Mwangi for World Health Day 2016, “Beat Diabetes” at Kenya Medical Training College
April 27, 2016

This is a public engagement activity which our 2013/14 Alumna, Nyawira Mwangi (current CEHC Research Fellow) coordinated. The theme was on diabetes, which is also the subject of her PhD research.

Event: World Health Day 2016

Date: 07/04/16

Theme: Beat Diabetes

Venue: Kenya Medical Training College

This was a three tier event, as it was composed of three sub-events:

  1. A sensitization walk, to sensitize the public on diabetes
  2. Free screening for the public for diabetes and its complications
  3. An academic symposium on diabetes, open to academic and non-academic participants

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The photos were taken at the time of flagging off the walk by the Director, Board of Management and senior management of Kenya Medical Training College.

Image Credit: Nyawira Mwangi