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, 2017-2019Masters in Medical Microbiology
Moi University, Kenya, 2008-2013Bachelor of Science

Field of Specialization


Membership of Professional Bodies

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

Work Experience

Date from toInstitution, Location (City, Country)Person Responsible ToPositionResponsibilities/Duties
11th February, 2015 to dateKibabii University, Bungoma (Nairobi, Kenya)The Deputy Senior Clinical Officer, Mr. Johnstone EshireraMedical 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