Sylvia Nakhayo

Name: Sylvia Nakhayo

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Academic Qualification

Institution [ Date from – to ]
Degree(s) or Diploma(s) obtained:
Masinde Muliro Univeristy of Science & Technology, Kenya, 2017-2019
Masters in Medical Microbiology
Moi University, Kenya, 2008-2013
Bachelor of Science

Field of Specialization


Membership of Professional Bodies

  • Member- American Society of Microbiology
  • Member- Kenya Society of Microbiology

Work Experience

Date from to
Institution, Location (City, Country)
Person Responsible To
11th February, 2015 to date
Kibabii University, Bungoma (Nairobi, Kenya)
The Deputy Senior Clinical Officer, Mr. Johnstone Eshirera
Medical Laboratory Attendant
  • Ensure that my colleagues and I are teammates and maintain professionalism at work
  • Carry out laboratory procedures that involves level of expertise such as sample collection
  • Take responsibility in conducting risk assessment in the laboratory and ensure all bio-safety measures are in place
  • Provide confidential HIV counseling and testing to persons at risk for HIV infection as per Kenya HTS national guidelines
  • Address issues of behavior change in relation to HIV, drugs and peer pressure among my clients on a day to day
  • Diligently per-take any other duty delegated by the in-charge at the work station