Prof. Jeremy Farrar, Director of the Wellcome Trust in the UK, led a review panel team to Nairobi and Kilifi in Kenya last week, to assess projects that had been ongoing over the past five years. The structural and project assessment review was conducted on Monday through to Wednesday.
KEMRI-Wellcome Trust in Kenya, has had high-impact research projects over the past 20 years and achieved a number of milestones in many thematic research areas including malaria public health, health systems, clinical research etc that have fed into policy change both locally and internationally.
Other members of the team who conducted the review were; Nick Rawlins, Chris Conlon, Sarah Bennet, Patrick Duffy, Simon Chaplin, Mike Turner, Mark Woolhouse, Menno De Jong among others.