Our Laboratory Training Workshops

 

Through a 2-week, hands-on laboratory training course we teach scientists in  developing countries how to isolate and characterize phages in their own regions

Teaching Staff include faculty from:

Yale University:  Dr. Ben Chan (US)

University of Leicester:  Drs. Martha Clokie & Janet Nale (UK)

Specific Workshops:

Past

July 2017:  East Africa (Uganda)

June 2018:  East Africa (Kenya)

July 2019:  West Africa (Ghana)

January 2020:  East Africa (Tanzania) 

 

Tentatively Scheduled

November 2020: Southeast Asia (Malaysia)

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Photos courtesy Dr. Martha Clokie

Partner Universities

Kenya

University of Nairobi

Technical University of Kenya

Institute of Primate Research

Pwani University

Rwanda

University of Rwanda

Tanzania

Sokoine University of Agriculture

National Health Laboratory

Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences

Uganda

Makerere University

Kampala International University

Ghana

Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology

Nigeria

National Veterinary Research Institute

University of Lagos

The Gambia

University of The Gambia

Indonesia

Primate Research Center at Bogor Agricultural University

Malaysia

Asian Institute of Medicine, Science and Technology

Funding Provided by

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

Conservation, Food & Health Foundation

Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council

Microbiology Society

Lions Club of Maarn

Individual Donors

Equipment Loaned by

Epibiome, Inc.

University of California, Berkeley

Bio-Link Depot

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