Think tank

Kenya Medical Research Institute

KEMRI

Nairobi, Kenya

KEMRI is the Medical Research arm of the Government and provides advice to the Ministry on various aspects of healthcare and delivery. National diseases surveillance and rapid response capacity for major disease outbreaks (Cholera, Chikungunya Virus, H1N1 Flu, Yellow Fever, Rift Valley Fever, Ebola, Aflatoxicosis etc).

Contact details

Website:
https://www.kemri.org/

Address:
P.O. Box 54840-00200, Nairobi-Kenya

Country:
Kenya

Sub-region:
Eastern Africa

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
Africa
Operating languages
English

Organisation details

Business model
Government
Institutional affiliations
Government , Industry-Private sector , International Organism , University
Year founded
1979
Age (years)
Kenya Medical Research Institute
 42
Kenya average
 27
Global average
 30
Founded by
Founders: N/A
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Prof. Sam Kariuki, Ag. Director General
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2020): Prof. Yeri Kombe
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2019): Prof. Yeri Kombe
Leader gender: Male

Social

Likes (2021)
Kenya Medical Research Institute
 18,529
Kenya average
 16,875
Global average
 31,343
Likes (2019)
Kenya Medical Research Institute
 9,660
Twitter
Followers (2021)
Kenya Medical Research Institute
 31,244
Kenya average
 12,097
Global average
 18,358
Followers (2019)
Kenya Medical Research Institute
 4,052
Subscribers (2021)
Kenya Medical Research Institute
 187
Kenya average
 1,769
Global average
 5,251
Subscribers (2019)
Kenya Medical Research Institute
 76
Followers (2019)
Kenya Medical Research Institute
 15,350
Kenya average
 14,412
Global average
 6,628

Data notes

Last updated: 08/06/2021
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website
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