Kenya AIDS Vaccine Initiative (KAVI)

The Kenya AIDS Vaccine Initiative is a collaboration between the Nairobi University, the Medical Research Council in Oxford, and the International AIDS Vaccine Initiative (IAVI). KAVI's mission is to contribute to a world without AIDS by developing a safe, effective, and affordable preventive HIV vaccine in collaboration with its partners.

Kenya AIDS Vaccine Initiative (KAVI)
University of Nairobi Kenyatta National Hospital
Nairobi, - -
Kenya
+254 2 717-694
http://www.kaviuon.org

Chief Investigator

Dr. Job Bwayo

Management Team

Prof. Omu Anzala, Prof. Walter Jaoko, Dr. Gaudensia Mutua, Dr. Gloria Omosa, Fred Oyugi, Nancy Thairu, Bashir Farah

Board of Directors

KAVI is part of the University of Nairobi, so it does not have a separate Board of Directors., Prof. Omu Anzala, Prof. Walter Jaoko, Dr. Gaudensia Mutua, Dr. Gloria Omosa, Fred Oyugi, Nancy Thairu, Bashir Farah

Project Leaders

Jennifer Wiemer

Mission

The Kenya AIDS Vaccine Initiative is a collaboration between the Nairobi University, the Medical Research Council in Oxford, and the International AIDS Vaccine Initiative (IAVI). KAVI's mission is to contribute to a world without AIDS by developing a safe, effective, and affordable preventive HIV vaccine in collaboration with its partners.

Programs

KAVI's programs include conducting HIV vaccine trials & community AIDS outreach and education.

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