Kenya Medical Research Institute (KEMRI), Nairobi
Kenya Medical Research Institute (KEMRI) is a State Corporation established through the Science and Technology (Amendment) Act of 1979, which has since been amended to Science, Technology and Innovation Act 2013. The 1979 Act established KEMRI as a National body responsible for carrying out health research in Kenya. The Kenya Medical research Institute (KEMRI) has multiple research centres including the Centre for Respiratory Diseases Research (CRDR) under which this project will be implemented. CRDR has a full complement of staff experienced in conducting clinical trials and research facilities designed for phase I, II and III trials. CRDR is experienced in both TB-vaccine trials as well as infant trials.