Nigerian Institute of Medical Research Malaria Microscopy Training Workshop

Posted on: Mon 11-04-2022

The Nigerian Institute of Medical Research Malaria Research Laboratory/Biochemistry & Nutrition Department in collaboration with the National Malaria Elimination Programme & The World Health Organization (WHO) Presents Malaria Microscopy Training Workshop


·        Capacity Development in malaria Diagnosis

·        Microscopy, RDT & Molecular Techniques

·        WHO Certified Level 1 Tutors

Time: 8:00am – 5:30pm daily

Date: 24th April – 1st May 2022

Arrival: 23rd April, 2022

Venue: Nigeria Institute of Medical Research, 6 Edmund Crescent, off Murtala Muhammed Way, Yaba, Lagos.


·        Preparation of Malaria Blood Films

·        Malaria Blood Film Examination Techniques

·        Morphological Differentiation of Plasmodium Species

·        Malaria parasite quantification

·        Performance of Malaria Diagnostic Methods

·        Malaria Microscopy Competency Assessment

·        Overview of Molecular (PCR) Diagnostic Technique

·        Hands on Molecular (PCR) Diagnosis

·        Other Malaria Diagnostic Methods

4 points CPD accredited by MLSCN

Course Fee:

·        Local – N100,000

·        International - 300 Dollar

Check NIMR Website for payment Details

For further Inquiries Contact

Sola Ajibaye 08069032569 (Course Coordinator)

Samuel Akindele 08037170057, Akwaowo Orok 08023773771

Email: [email protected]

Chief Host:

Prof. Babatunde Lawal Salako

Director General / CEO