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World AIDS Day 2016
To commemorate the upcoming World AIDS Day, 2016 with theme “Hands Up for HIV Prevention,” HIFASS will be conducting a one day community outreach in the Jahi community in Abuja Municipal Area Council (AMAC) FCT on the 1st
of December, 2016. Activities to be carried out include Health Talks, Testing and Distribution of Condoms and IEC materials.
Date: Thursday, December 1, 2016
Venue: Jahi Site-Kado Kuchi, Abuja, FCT

Time: 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM (WAT)


Invitation to the Book launch of “Improving Laboratory based Diagnosis of Malaria Microscopy Methods Manual.”
This manual entitled “Improving Laboratory-Based Diagnosis of Malaria: Malaria Microscopy Methods Manual for Detection, Identification and Quantification of Malaria parasites in Routine and Research Settings”is a sterling effort by Colonel Abayomi Adeoye (rtd), who is currently the Laboratory Advisor, HIFASS, and World Health Organization (WHO) graded Expert 1Microscopist to enhance the capacity of MLS involved in malaria microscopy. The manual is written in a simple, easy to understand and operate format. It is unique in the sense that all the steps to be taken to arrive at accurate diagnosis of malaria have been covered.
.Meet the author
.Video clips of the manual
.Book signing

Date: Thursday 29th September, 2016
Venue: Auditorium A, Trauma Centre, National Hospital, Abuja
Time: 10:00am
Note:This event is strictly by invitation. To reserve a sit please email omatsola@hifass-hfi.org or call 0905889425 and 09095889427


World Malaria Day 2016


Health Initiatives For Safety And Stability In Africa (HIFASS) in collaboration with 108 Nigerian Air Force Hospital Abuja is organizing a one day community outreach in Nuwalege, AMAC FCT on the 25th of April,2016 to commemorate the World Malaria Day, 2016 with theme “End Malaria for good,” HIFASS will be carrying out several activities which includes; Health Talks, Testing and Distribution of malaria commodities.


Date: 25th April, 2016
Time: 10am


For More Details Contact
Communications Manager- (09)2921830


Training on Parasite-Based Diagnosis of Malaria and Pre-Analytical Variables Affecting Laboratory Results


Health Initiatives for Safety and Stability in African (HIFASS) in collaboration with Kaduna State Association of Medical Laboratory Technicians and Assistants (AMELTAN) is organising a 5-CPD Credit Units Training on Parasite-Based Diagnosis of Malaria and Pre-Analytical Variables Affecting Laboratory Results


Course Contents


 *  Overview of Emerging Diseases (Lassa Fever, Ebola, etc) in Nigeria

 *  Good clinical laboratory practice

 *  Patient safety in the laboratory

 *  Preanalytical variables affecting laboratory result

 *  Sample management

 *  Blood collection and preparation of malaria blood smear

 *  Possible errors in malaria microscopy

 *  Preparation and use of GIEMSA stain and phosphate buffer

 *  How to use and interpret malaria rapid diagnostic tests (mRDTs)


Date: 4TH-8TH April, 2016
Venue: Medical and Health Workers Union of Nigeria (MHWUN) State Secretariat Wukari Katsina Road, Behind Echo Scan, Kaduna, Kaduna State.


Course Fee: N13, 000
Payable to Zenith Bank
Account Name: Health Initiatives for Safety and Stability in Africa (HIFASS 3)
Account Number: 1014327053


For More Details Contact
Col Felix Adeoye (rtd) – 08023200014
Tukura Fidelis – 08062348399, 09096424180