Course Registrations


IUIS-FAIS Immuno-Kenya 2018


How viruses hijack host immunity leading to cancers

Venue: KCB Leadership Center, Nairobi, Kenya

Dates: 23-28th September

Application deadline: 1 July 2018

There is no registration fee for African students and travel and accommodation will be covered.

A limited number of spaces will be available for non-African students. A registration fee of $300US will apply. This fee will cover accommodation but not travel.

Further consideration for a fee waiver and travel support will be given to applicants who provide details of financial need in the form of a supporting letter.

Selection: Selection will be made by a committee consisting of members of FAIS (Federation of African Immunological Societies) and IUIS-EDU (Education Committee of IUIS). Selected participants will be notified by 23 July 2018.


Open to advanced graduate, MD students and postdoctoral fellows. Immuno-Kenya will provide an interactive forum with international faculty, focusing on how HIV, HCV, HTLV, HPV and EBV infections lead to cancers.

All participants will have free access to teaching material via the web-based Immunopaedia platform and are expected to have familiarized themselves with a good knowledge of basic and clinical immunology.

Immuno-Kenya will also include a practical introduction to flow cytometry.



Applications and supporting documents to be completed in English

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Motivational Statement – How will Immuno-Kenya help shape your career in Africa?* (max 250 words) (required)

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1 page Letter of support from your supervisor - pdf format - Max 1MB (required)


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