Kenya (MSAKE) - Uzima University
LC GENERAL INFORMATION
409928
600
surgery, internal medicine, paediatrics, obstetrics and gynaecology.
March May June July
5 SCOPE STUDENTS
0 SCORE STUDENTS
at least a meal per day
This will be arranged by the LEO and also your preferences will be considered including private accomodation.
NONE
www.uzimauniversity.ac.ke
LEOs
Romeo Mandila
Bridget Mutio
OVERVIEW
Uzima university is located in Kisumu town-nyanza county which is home for the 'largest fresh water lake' full of rhinos. The weather is quite conducive and appealing to visitors (come get the best tan!!). The region is known for it's rich epic cultural and artistic diversities. It's also the home of the one and only Black american President Barrack Obama (i had to mention that, no?). Anyhow welcome!
UNIVERSITY AND HOSPITALS
Uzima university school of medicine is located in Kisumu situated off Kisumu Kakamega road, Kanyakwar in Mamboleo. Students get there clinical experience from Jaramogi Oginga Odinga Teaching and Referral Hospital which is in the center of Kisumu. The hospital is well equiped with advanced equipment, state of the art thearter and I.C.U. This facility offers quality clinical experience to students as well as high quality services to the residents of Kisumu. Everyone talks high of this facility.
RESEARCH PROJECTS AND LABS
Most reseach projects are done at Kenya medical reseach institute (KEMRI)-Kisumu, where our students are incooperated.
BOARDING
Arrangements will be made locally with the LEO- it wont be a problem.
LODGING
Accomodation will be provided at the students hostels or private accomodation arranged preferentially.
TRANSPORTATION
The public transport system is generally good and affordable. This is mainly via mini-buses indigenously referred to as "matatus''. For the adventurous lot, ''bodabodas'' which are basically motorcycles, are readily available and efficient especially when avoiding traffic( not recommended for long distances though). Taxis are also available( Disclaimer, no uber though
SOCIAL PROGRAM
Surely many social activities are expected in this lake side region. Will find out...
MUST SEE
Kisumu is one of the most exciting places you dont wanna miss out. The lake region is known for some of the best features including Rusinga island (you havent seen the best sunset real perspective until you set your foot on this magnificent island), Rhinos Bay, Impala park among others. The town too, you gotta come down and boom!! suprised ye will.
OTHER IMPORTANT INFORMATION
I dont say, do i? Enough not mentioned though because it's endless bliss down here. We are just eagerly waiting for you companeros...hehee i had to pull that one right there. It's spanish for comrades.