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We celebrate the first Noguchi ‘Quality week’

The Noguchi Memorial Institute of Medical Research in collaboration with Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) organized its maiden edition of ‘Quality Week’ led by the Institute Quality Management Unit, under the theme ‘Think Research! Think Quality! Think Noguchi!’ The week-long celebration provided an opportunity to raise staff awareness about the importance of supporting the Institute’s […]

NMIMR, IFPRI, and Japanese experts collaborate to strengthen School Feeding Program

The Noguchi Memorial Institute for Medical Research, in collaboration with the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and experts from Japan, on February 28, 2023 launched a project to enhance the nation’s school feeding program. The project, “Protecting vulnerable children from exacerbated food insecurity crisis through Japan’s expertise on school lunch: Intervention in Ghana” with […]

Training workshop on Manuscript Writing

Training workshop on Manuscript Writing

The National Influenza Center (NIC), at the Institute held a 3-day training workshop on manuscript writing at the City Escape Hotel in Prampram, Accra from 15th to 17th February, 2023. The purpose of the training workshop was to develop draft manuscripts from data generated under the influenza surveillance program. To build the teams’ capacity in […]

Principal and Vice-Chancellor of University of Dundee and team visit NMIMR

Principal and Vice-Chancellor of University of Dundee together with team visit NMIMR

We were honored to host Prof. Iain Gillespie, Principal of the University of Dundee together with a team from Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation (B&MGF), LifeArc, Wellcome Centre Anti-Infectives Research (WCAIR) and LGenia from on 6th and 7th February, 2023. Prof. Gillespie, expressed his eagerness to build and increase the partnership with the Institute and […]

Workshop on Introduction to Bacterial Genomics Bioinformatics held at the NMIMR-ARL

A five-day intensive training on Introduction to Bacterial Genomics Bioinformatics held from 23rd to 27th January 2023 has been organised at the Noguchi Advanced Research Laboratory (ARL) bioinformatics training room. This is the first in its series resulting from a collaboration between the Noguchi Memorial Institute for Medical Research, College of Health Sciences – University […]

We crown the year with an exciting Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols

“Come all ye faithful, joyful and triumphant. Come and let us sing a joyful song unto the Lord, for His goodness and mercies endures forever. Let the lessons begin, and the singing too. Let there be love and happiness!”- This was the mood during the Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols which took place at […]

Prof. Ampofo is a 2022 MTN Hero of Change, Health Sector

One of the winners of this year’s MTN Heroes of Change was Professor William Kwabena Ampofo, Coordinator for the Ghana National COVID-19 Testing and Professor at the Noguchi Memorial Institute for Medical Research, University of Ghana. His enormous contribution to the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic is recognized with this honor.  Prof. Ampofo contributed his […]

Workshop on Malaria Parasite Visualization held at NMIMR

Workshop on Malaria Parasite Visualization held at NMIMR

A five-day practical hands-on training workshop on malaria parasite visualization was held at the Institute in partnership with the Office of Research, Innovation and Development (ORID), through the Building Stronger Universities (BSU-III) and with the Centre for Tropical Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics, UG, and University of Copenhagen, Denmark. The workshop began on 21st November 2022 following […]