Nigerian Institute of Medical Research Malaria Reseatch Laboratory/Biochemistry & Nutrition Department in collaboration with the National Malaria Elimination Programme & the World Health Organization (WHO) Presents A 7 Day MALARIA MICROSCOPY WORKSHOP/TRAINING.

Theme: Effective Malaria Diagnosis: Microscopy, RDT/Molecular Techniques

Date: March 11th – 18th 2018

Time: 8:00am-5:30pm daily

Venue: Nigerian Institute of Medical Research, 6, Edmund Crescent, Off Murtala Mohammed Way, Yaba, Lagos.

Target Audience:

  • Medical Laboratory Scientists
  • Medical and Allied Health Professionals
  • Lecturers
  • Medical Research Scientists and Postgraduate Students Involved/Interested in Malaria Research.


  • Peparation of Malaria Blood Films
  • Malaria Blood Film Examination Technique
  • Morphological Differentiation of Plasmodium Species
  • Malaria Parasite Quantification
  • Microscopy Performance Quantification
  • Overview of Molecular (PCR) Diagnostic Technique
  • Hands on Molecular (PCR) Diagnosis
  • Other Malaria Diagnostic Methods

Course Fee: N60,000 per participants

Check NIMR Wensite for Payment Details

For Further Enquiries, Contact:

Sola Ajibaye 0806 903 2569 (Course Coordinator)

Samuel Akindele 0803 717 0057

Akwaowo Orok 0802 377 3771


Chief Host:

Prof. Babatunde Lawal Salako

Director General/CEO



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