CIPDCR
CIPDCR

Physical Location: Alupe, Busia District, Western Kenya.

Mandates

  1. Leprosy: epidemiology, pathology, diagnosis, management, control strategies, immunology, drug sensitivity, rehabilitation, vaccine and drug trials, psycho-sociological studies and animal experimental studies.

  2. Skin diseases: epidemiology, pathology, diagnosis, drug trials, control strategies, immunology and drug sensitivity.

  3. Molecular epidemiology of agents of dermatological conditions.

  4. Studies on HIV/AIDS/STI.

 

Vision

"To be a leading centre of excellence in human health research."

Mission

"To improve human health and quality of life through research, capacity building and service delivery."

Motto

"In Search of Better Health"
towards the realization of our Vision