Dr Michael N. Walekhwa
HoD, Biomedical Sciences

Department of Biomedical Sciences

The Department of Biomedical Sciences at Kabarak University School of Medicine & Health Sciences plays a vital role in advancing our understanding of human health and medical sciences. Committed to excellence in education, research, and community engagement, the department contributes significantly to the overall mission of the School in training skilled healthcare professionals and conducting impactful scientific investigations.

The Department of Biomedical Sciences at Kabarak University School of Medicine & Health Sciences is committed to fostering a culture of scientific inquiry, critical thinking, and ethical practice. By integrating education, research, and community engagement, the department strives to contribute meaningfully to the improvement of healthcare outcomes and the advancement of medical knowledge.

  1. Education Excellence: The Department of Biomedical Sciences offers a comprehensive range of undergraduate and postgraduate programs that lay the foundation for future doctors, researchers, and healthcare leaders. Students are provided with a rigorous curriculum encompassing subjects like anatomy, physiology, biochemistry, pharmacology, and microbiology, enabling them to grasp the fundamental principles underlying medical practice.

  2. Cutting-edge Research: With a focus on translational research and scientific innovation, the department undertakes interdisciplinary research projects aimed at addressing pressing medical challenges. Faculty members and students collaborate on studies spanning from molecular investigations to clinical trials, contributing to advancements in diagnostics, therapeutics, and preventive healthcare strategies.

  3. State-of-the-art Facilities: To facilitate hands-on learning and research, the Department of Biomedical Sciences is equipped with modern laboratories and research facilities. These resources enable students to engage in practical experiments, and researchers to conduct sophisticated analyses, fostering a conducive environment for exploration and discovery.

  4. Community Engagement: Recognizing the importance of community involvement, the department is actively engaged in outreach programs, health campaigns, and initiatives that promote health awareness and education. Through partnerships with local healthcare institutions, the department strives to make a positive impact on public health at both local and national levels.

  5. Interdisciplinary Collaboration: The department encourages collaboration with other departments within the School of Medicine & Health Sciences as well as with external institutions. This fosters an environment where diverse perspectives converge to address complex healthcare challenges from various angles.

  6. Professional Development: Biomedical Sciences students are nurtured to develop not only academically but also professionally. The department provides opportunities for students to attend workshops, conferences, and seminars, enabling them to stay updated on the latest advancements in the field.


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