LU Health Week 2018

Theme: “Lets Beat NCDs”

The Health week was officially opened on Tuesday, 16th October, 2018 by Her Excellency, Dorothy Nyong'o, First Lady - Kisumu County hosted by Prof. Kibett Rotich, Vice- Chancellor, Laikipia University.

She congratulated LU for the Health Week initiative and encouraged them to continue holding it annually. She urged students and community at large to take advantage of the screening activities and go for regular health check-ups. And also to be empowered on Cancer and other NCDs.

She also appreciated the partners and urged them to continue partnering on such initiatives. Our esteemed partners for the Health Week include; Africa Cancer Foundation (ACF), Ampath Kenya – Moi University, NACADA, Amua Kenya, NHIF, The City Cardiac Center, Kenya National Blood Transfusion, Lions Eye Hospital,

Screening activities included; Cancer, Diabetes, Hypertension, HIV/AIDs

The NCDs Seminar was held on Monday, 15th October, 2018 which covered topics on Cancer, Hypertension, Diabetes, Blood Alcohol, Drugs and Substance Abuse and Mental Health.

   

   

 

 

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