First fun day at Lumumba Adolescent/Youth Center

April 16, 2018
Last week, adolescents from Kisumu and Kakamega teamed up to celebrate Lumumba Health Centres’ Operation Triple Zero (OTZ) first fun day.

Home-based couples visits enhance prevention of mother-to-child transmission of HIV

April 09, 2018
The Jamii Bora (“better family”) study conducted at FACES sites developed and tested a home-based couples intervention program and found that it has potential to advance couple HIV testing and counseling and lead to better health outcomes.

Kicking off voluntary male medical circumcision campaign during school holidays

April 06, 2018
We just wrapped up the first week of our male circumcision campaign during the school holidays.

Action for World TB Day

March 23, 2018

FACES launching Community Health Initiative in Obunga

March 20, 2018
FACES completed a count and census all of the households in Obunga informal settlement in Kisumu County this past week!

STEP Story: Alicia Morehead-Gee

March 06, 2018
Internal Medicine Resident, UCSF Rabuor Hospital, February 2018

FACES teams share new research at annual CROI conference

March 05, 2018
This week, researchers from around the world are gathering at the annual Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI) in Boston to share research to help in the battle against HIV/AIDS and related diseases.

STEP Story: Olivier Veilleux

February 28, 2018
R3 Internal Medicine, McGill University Lumumba Sub County Hospital, January 15 – February 11, 2018

STEP Story: Samuel De l’Étoile-Morel

February 26, 2018
PGY-3 Internal Medicine, McGill University  Kisumu County Hospital, January 15 – February 11, 2018

Giving newborns an early start on HIV prevention!

February 22, 2018
Early Infant Male Circumcision (EIMC) launched at Kisumu County Referral Hospital (KCRH) in January. Our highly skilled circumcision team at KCRH, Lydia Onyango and Elizabeth Oitieno, have already conducted ten procedures.  This service also offers parents’ and family members the opportunity to be...