This month’s scientific meeting will be held on 22 March 2013 at Letten Foundation Research Center at 1 pm. Professor S Rusakaniko will be presenting a lecture on Budgeting for research purposes. We look forward to seeing you all.
Letten Foundation Research Centre will be holding its monthly Scientific meetings on 22 February 2013 at the Letten House from 1:00pm. The presenter for this meeting is Kudakwashe Mhandire, who will be presenting on HIV Restriction Gene Variants in a Zimbabwean Pediatric population: A road less treaded. All Letten Foundation students and interested parties are […]
Dr.Kerina Chandiwana-Duri presented her thesis with excellence on 31 of January in Oslo. Her thesis ” HIV Diveristy among pregnant woman and their infants in Harare periurban; implications in disease diagnosis, monitoring and transmission” was presented in University of Oslo, Rikshospitalet, Red Auditorium with the Vice Chansellor Levi Nyagura from the Universiy of Zimbabwe and […]
There will be an End of year and Scientific meeting at the Letten house on 30 November 2012 from 12:30pm. The End of year meeting is specifically for all current Letten students and will be chaired by Professor Rusakaniko. The presenter for the Scientific meeting is PhD student Rutendo Gutsire, she will be presenting on: […]
We are happy to announce that the Letten Centre is now running on solar. We have been doing a test run for the past two weeks and we can safely announce that there are no more fears of power cuts at the centre! We encourage students at the centre to make use of this facility.
Today at 13.15, Felicity Z. Gumbo is defending her PhD thesis,”Mother to Child transmission in a resource limited setting, Zimbabwe” in Oslo University Hospital, Norway. Present are representatives from UZ, Dean Medion Chidzonga and Prof. Simbarashe Rusakaniko, Prof. Letten F. Saugstad and Prof. Babill Stray-Pedersen. 1. opponent is Prof. Charles Karamagi from Makerere University College […]
Friday 21 September 2012 marked the final presentation rehearsal for Dr Felicity Zvanyadza Gumbo before her departure to defend in Norway. Dr Felicity Zvanyadza Gumbo is scheduled to defend on the 9th of October 2012. Dr Felicity Zvanyadza Gumbo is a PhD student with Letten Foundation with her thesis entitled, ‘Mother to child HIV transmission […]
This month’s scientific meeting was held on Friday 7 September 2012 at the Letten House in Avondale, Harare. The presenter was Dr Patience Kuona. Dr Kuona is a Phd student with her research title entitled, ‘The burden of malnutrition from birth in 7-9 year old children born to mothers recruited from a PMTCT programme in Zimbabwe’. […]
The Letten Foundation Research Centre students last month held elections to choose a new student representative . The students used a secret ballot procedure administered by Mr M Matanda, and Dr Patience Kuona was the chosen candidate. Dr Patience Kuona is a junior lecturer in the department of Pediatrics and Child health at the College […]
Prof. Babill Stray -Pedersen will visit Letten House from 1st to 6th July 2012 to attend a boardmeeting and to suprevise the some of the students. It will be a busy week, so please co-ordinate with Chido to get an appointment.