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The Mombasa HIV/STD Research Site 

History

Established in 1993, the Mombasa HIV/STD Research Site, is a collaborative effort of the University of Nairobi, the University of Washington (UW), the Kenya Medical Research Institute (KEMRI), Mombasa County, the Ministry of Health, Coast General Hospital (CGH), the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center (FHCRC), and the US President's Emergency Program for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR). 

Since 1993, the Mombasa HIV/STD Research Site has:

  • Provided HIV Testing Services to over 9560 women
  • Provided on-going care to over 3650 at-risk and HIV positive women
  • Trained over 50 Kenyan researchers
  • Published over 210 manuscripts presenting findings of HIV and STD prevention, treatment, and pathogenesis studies.
Women's Health Project 2016