NMIMR: 40th Anniversary Launch

The Noguchi Memorial Institute for Medical Research (NMIMR), a constituent of College of Health Sciences, University of Ghana and Ghana’s leading biomedical research Institute, will be 40 years in November 2019. The Institute launched it's  year-long celebration of its achievements on 26th November 2018 at the PAGODA within the institute’s main research building on the University of Ghana .The theme for the 40th anniversary is Noguchi @ 40: “Sustaining Global Health Gains through Partnerships in Biomedical Research”. The theme is in line with the Institute’s and the University of Ghana’s aim of becoming a world-class research institution through building and maintaining strong partnerships with all stakeholders and beneficiaries including the general public.

The Launch was graced by very special guest including the  Japanese Ambassador to Ghana H. E. Tsutomu Himeno, Past Directors, University community and former Staff of the Institute. The Launch was followed by an open day for members of the general public to see the research facilities,  interact with NMIMR staff and get to know more about work that is done at the Institute and its relevance to the health of the nation.

The Inaugural Edition of the 40th Anniversary Newsletter was also launched as part of the ceremony.

H.E. Tsutomu Himeno, Japanese Ambassador to Ghana

Rev. Prof. Patrick F. Ayeh-Kumi, Provost CHS and Prof. Francis Dodoo Pro-VC-ORID

Emeritus Prof. Francis Nkrumah, Past Director NMIMR and Mr. F. Ribero First Institute Administrator, NMIMR exchanging pleasantries


Releasing of Anniversary balloons NMIMR and Partners

NMIMR Newsletter 40th Anniversary Inaugural Edition

H. E. Parker Allotey, Former Ambassador of Ghana to Japan

Students from Datus International also graced the occasion


The Noguchi Memorial Institute for Medical Research (NMIMR), set up in 1979 as a semi autonomous institute of the University, is the leading biomedical research facility in Ghana.

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