Ongoing Research Projects in Medical Physiology

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Ongoing Projects

Project Name Sponsor Start Year End YearAmountProject Link
Infectious Disease Diagnosis,surveillance,monitoring And Evaluation And Operations Research In Community And Health Systems Strengthening
  1. Sponsor - Fio Corporation Canada
  2. Collaborators:-
  • Division of Malaria Control(DOMC)- Ministry of Health
  • University of Nairobi School of Medicine Department of Medical Physiology
  • Kisumu County Coordinating Health Management Team
  • Nyando District Health Management Team
  • Muhoroni Distict Health Management Team
  • Nyakach District Health Management Team
  • Kadinda Health Centre
  • Chemelil Health Centre
  • Olasi Dispensary
  • Katolo Dispensary
  • Manyatta Dispensary
  • Kinasia Dispensary
  • Awasi Dispensary
  • Nyakongo Dispensary
  • Mnara Dispensary
  • Wanganga Dispensary
  • Katito Dispensary
2013 2013 $28860 View Details
Service Availability And Readiness Assessment Mapping Exercise For Kenya


  1. Divsion of Health Information Systems - Ministry of Health
  2. World Health Organization Kenya County Office
  3. County Coordinating Management Teams-Nairobi
  4. County Coordinating Management Teams-Kajiado
  5. County Coordinating Management Teams-Kiambu
  6. County Coordinating Management Teams-Nyeri
  7. County Coordinating Management Teams-Kirinyaga
  8. County Coordinating Management Teams-Nyandarua
  9. USAID AfyaInfo
  10. University of Nairobi Department of Medical Physiology


2013 2013 Kshs 20,237,976 View Details
Scaling Up Malaria Interventions For Greater Impact Siaya District- Global Fund Malaria Round 10
  1. Sponsor - Global Fund TB AIDS Malaria (GFTAM)
  2. Principal Recipient - Africa Medical Research and Foundation(AMREF) Kenya
  3. Collaborators:
  • Division of Malaria Control(DOMC) - Ministry of Health(MOH)
  • Provincial Health Management Team(PHMT) - Nyanza Province
  • County Health Management Team- Siaya County
  • District Health Management Team- Siaya District
  • District Health Management Team- Gem District
  • District Health Management Team- Ugenya District


2012 2013 Kshs 24,152,010.00 View Details
Impact Of Insecticide Resistance In Malaria Vectors On The Effectiveness Of Vector Control Interventions In Kenya: A Multidisciplinary Approach

Source of Funding: Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation


Principal Investigator:

Dr. Charles M. Mbogo1,

CO- Principal Investigators

Dr. Kiambo Njagi2,

Dr. John Soti2,


Dr. Evan Mathenge3,

Dr Luna Kamau4,

Dr John Vulule5,

Dr Nabie Bayoh6 ,

Mr Lawrence Muthami7,

Dr Teresa Kinyari8,

Prof. Benson Estambale8   

Dr John Gimnig9,


1Kenya Medical Research Institute, Centre for geographic Medicine Research-Coast, Kilifi, Kenya

2Division of Malaria Control (DOMC), Ministry of Public Health and Sanitation, Kenya


4KEMRI –Centre for Biotechnology and Research Development, Nairobi

5KEMRI- Centre for Global Health Research, Kisumu

6CDC/KEMRI Research Programme,

7KEMRI- Centre for Public Health Research, Nairobi

8University of Nairobi


2009 2014 $665,781 View Details
The Effects Of Ageing On The Cardiovascular System. Pi: Dr. F Bukachi 2009 View Details
Antinociceptive Activities Of Some Medicinal Plant Extracts Using Animal Models: Phd Project Pi: Dr. Hn Kariuki 2008 View Details
Service Availability And Readiness Assessment Mapping Exercise For Kenya View Details
Short And Long Term Changes In Cognitive Function, Emotionality, And Potential Neurotoxic Effects Of Catha Edulis Forsk (khat, Miraa) Pi: Prof Nb Patel View Details
The Analgesic Effects Of Non Steroidal Anti-inflammatory Drugs On Subcutaneous Formalin Model Of Pain In Mice. Pi: Dr. Hn Kariuki View Details
Evaluation Of Pain Prevalence And Treatment Quality In Kenya. Pi: Dr. Hn Kariuki View Details