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Vaccine and immunization training

Vaccine and immunization training cohort 1

The Department of Pharmacy conducted the vaccine and immunization in the training in the Month of July 2021, the session included online modules and  later held the practical session in the department of pharmacy. The training included Bachelor of Pharmacy students and practicing pharmacists.

The training was held in collaboration with University of Kansas

NUPSA Officials 2021

Is a professional body by the students and for the students of the University of Nairobi, school of pharmacy that serves to spearhead the interests of its members. The organization is tasked with ensuring that student-life becomes easier for all pharmacy students.

Webinar: Does complementary medicine play a role in COVID-19 Management

Treatment of COVID-19 continues to be a hotly debated topic, even among health professionals. Although the WHO and major national regulatory agencies have issued treatment guidelines, these are continuously revised as understanding of the disease increases.  Widespread claims abound that herbal medicines, including some common household concoctions, may play a role in COVID-19 management. What does the science tell us? Join us as Prof JW Mwangi handles this and related questions.


Dr. David Gitonga Nyamu has been appointed chairman of the Department of Pharmaceutics and Pharmacy Practice for a term of 3 years, taking over from long-serving chair Dr. Shital Maru. 

We congratulate Dr. Nyamu on this milestone and wish him success as he starts a new chapter in his scholarly career.

College of Health Sciences (CHS) First Years Orientation Vedio

Video Links are here to increase your engagement with the college of Health Sciences and the University at large. There are many wonderful university of Nairobi YouTube videos online expressing Research, Welcome messages, Communication from management, Media talks, conferences among others.

Link to the College of Health Sciences (CHS) First Years Orientation


The Academic Year 2020/2021 will commence on Monday 31 August 2020 and the first thing you need is your letter of Admission.  If you do not have your letter of admission, please write an email to with details of your name, programme to which you have been admitted to and KCSE Index Number..

Orientation, registration, classes and examination will all be exclusively be conducted online via various virtual platforms.