|School of Public Health|
|Department of Periodontology/Community and Preventive Dentistry|
The University Dental Plaza is a new state of the art multidisciplinary dental treatment centre located on Ralph Bunche Road on the grounds of what was formerly Kenya School of law.
Established in 2007, UON Dental Plaza, has successfully positioned itself as an Oral Healthcare provider of choice to many Kenyans drawn from all walks of life.
The Plaza is designed to be a one stop comprehensive dental treatment facility that is accessible and affordable to all.
Our team of Specialists and Consultants are able to provide high-end sophisticated treatments under both local and general anaesthesia. Our hospital boasts of probably the highest concentration of dental specialists in the Eastern and Central African Region. The hospital consists of specially designed clinics, X-ray facilities, dental laboratories, theatre and a dedicated Dental ward for those who may require complex surgery.
|Department of Surgery|
|Title:||Central Province Response Integration, Strengthening & Sustainability (CRISSP)|
Dr Jared Mecha
The Central Province Response Integration, Strengthening and Sustainability Project is led by University of Nairobi, and working in collaboration with Futures Group and the University of Maryland Institute Of Human Virology. Futures Group leads the development and implementation of key project components in strategic information, monitoring and evaluation, and health management information systems. The project works collaboratively with the Center for Disease Control and Prevention, the Ministry of Health and local regional and district- level health management teams for the Kiambu and Kirinyaga districts of central Kenya. Futures Group strengthens strategic information and medical records departments at 56 facilities with a focus on data quality and data use to improve services. Futures will deploy IQSolutions including electronic health records systems, IQCare, at up to 8 health facilities in the first year of the project. Futures Group will also work to strengthen the capacity of regional and district clinicians, data entrants, and coordinators to use data in decision making across multiple program areas including prevention of mother-to-child transmission, TB/HIV, and care and treatment. Futures Group will train staff on data cleaning and report generation using IQTools. - See more at: http://futuresgroup.com/projects/central_province_response_integration_strengthening_sustainability_project#sthash.HbPwbeEW.dpuf
|Title:||Breast Cancer Care Registry|
Prof. N.A.Othieno Abinya
Breast Cancer Care (BRECC) Registry, is a research project driven by Prof. N.A.OthienoAbinya as the Principal Investigator – (BRECC) a project on Development of a breast cancer registry to determine the magnitude of breast cancer and current clinical care patterns in Kenya.Breast cancer is the most common cancer among women with a high mortality rate to incidence rate in developing countries compared to developed countries.
The on-going BRECC registry is a tool to observing wholesomely the presentation of breast cancer patients; local factors that influence prognosis and quality of life; to describe the clinical care patterns, and to monitor the safety of the therapies provided to patients in a normal clinic setting.
Patients are recruited into the registry after a positive histological diagnosis of breast cancer subject to inclusion & exclusion criteria and provision of consent.
Other BRECC collaborators are Kenya Oncological Research Database (KORDA) and Kenya Society of Hematology and Oncology(KESHO)
The project is sponsored by Roche pharmaceuticals.
|Department of Pharmacology and Pharmacognosy|
|Title:||Drug Analysis and Research Unit|
|Lead Researcher:||Prof. I. O. Kibwage|
The Department offers consultancy in drug analysis, product formulation and good manufacturing practices.
The DARU laboratory is recognised by the Pharmacy and Poisons Board, Kenya.
|Title:||Pharmacy and Poisons Board|
|Lead Researcher:||Dr. B. K. Amugune|
Member of Technical committee on Training and Assessment
|Title:||Kenya Bureau of Standards|
|Lead Researcher:||Dr. B. K. Amugune|
Member Special dietary Technical committee, Food Industry Standards Committee and National Codex Committee