Basic surgical skills course completed for second year MMed students

Date and time: 
Mon, 2014-03-10 04:56

The department recently offered a BSS course to all second year MMed surgery students at the Nairobi Surgical Skills Centre.

This is one of a series intended for the year 2014 and is offered to all surgical residents.  Student were exposed to suture materials and suture techniques amongst other skills basic skills.  The other courses offered include endoscopic techniques.

Expiry Date: 
Wed, 2016-07-13 04:56

Department holds OSCE workshop

Date and time: 
Thu, 2014-03-06 15:07

The department of surgery organised a one day objective structured clinical examination (OSCE) workshop on the 5th March.  Attendees included the departments of surgery, orthopaedics and anaesthesia.

Expiry Date: 
Tue, 2015-12-01 15:07

Medical school represented at the 58th Health Ministers meeting in Arusha

Date and time: 
Thu, 2014-03-06 13:47

The dean of the School of Medicine and Chairman, Department of Surgery recently attended the 58th Health Ministers Meeting in Arusha, Tanzania.

Expiry Date: 
Tue, 2015-12-01 13:47
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Donation of Audiological Equipment

Date and time: 
Fri, 2014-02-21 08:23

The Department of Surgery recently received a donation of various Audiological equipment for teaching purposes.  This donation was made by Dr. Cherilee Rutherford, ( Lecturer and Director of the Msc. Advanced Audiology and Audiology Short Courses at the University College London  Ear Institute).

Expiry Date: 
Tue, 2015-12-01 08:23
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Master of Medicine in Urology Programme

Date and time: 
Fri, 2013-11-15 13:00
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Department of Surgery

The department of surgery is proud to announce that the master of medicine in urology programme has finally been approved by the University senate.
The department anticipates it will be in a position to advertise for students early in the next academic year
The anticipated annual intake will be three students per year

Expiry Date: 
Wed, 2013-12-25 13:00
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Department holds fire prevention and fire fighting workshop

Date and time: 
Tue, 2013-11-05 06:34

The department of surgery recently under took a training workshop on fire prevention and fire fighting.  This fulfils the legal requirement that institutions shall train their employees in fire fighting.

The one day workshop was conducted by Morrison Engineering Limited the main supplier of fire fighting equipment to the University of Nairobi.

Sessions were run by Mr Joseph Kaluku who took staff through a theory session and an interesting practical session.

The main thematic areas of the theory session were;

Expiry Date: 
Sat, 2013-11-30 06:34
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Regional college examinations

Date and time: 
Thu, 2013-10-31 05:03

Professors Stephen Ogendo and Pankaj Jani were external examiners in two important regional College examinations.  These were the West African College of Surgeons and the  South African Colleges of Surgeons examinations respectively.  The examinations were held in Ibadan, Nigeria and Pretoria, South Africa.

Expiry Date: 
Fri, 2013-11-22 05:03
Contact Person: 

Chairman, Department of Surgery

MB ChB final, BDS 2 end year, MDS 2 & 3 supplementary examinations

Start Date: 
Mon, 2013-11-04 08:41 - Sun, 2013-11-24 08:41
UoN Dept of Surgery & KNH

The College of Health Sciences



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