Speaking at the Oxford Tropical Network (OTN), meeting on September 7th 2016, Professor Christopher Conlon, acknowledged and praised the quality of work coming from the Kenyan PhD Students and the overall research work ongoing at both Kilifi and in Nairobi. Prof. Chris Conlon visited Kenya in May together with a team led by Prof. Jeremy Farar to conduct site reviews in both Kilifi and Nairobi.
The Oxford Tropical Network meeting was attended by over 300 delegates at Keble College in Oxford from the 7th-10th of September 2016. The meeting was officially opened by Prof. Nick Rawlins in his opening speech pledged continued support to carry out high class cutting edge research within the Tropical Medicine Group.
Professor Nick Rawlins the Pro-Vice-Chancellor for Development and External Affairs in Oxford officially opened the OTN meeting.