UVRI receives top ASLM award for lab science excellence

January 30, 2015


Christina Craig

Uganda's national public health institute, the Uganda Virology Research Institute (UVRI), received the African Society of Laboratory Medicine's (ASLM) top award for excelling in medical laboratory service, in recognition for building "capacity to detect and confirm viral hemorrhagic fever in Uganda". The award was announced at ASLM's scientific conference held in Cape Town, South Africa last month. IANPHI extends a warm congratulations to UVRI for this accomplishment.

Learn more about the award here: Uganda Medical Lab Scoops Top Award

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