NRHS runs the UNIM Research and Training Centre (URTC), a 782 square metre state of the art facility which was the site of the VMMC randomised controlled trial in Kisumu and is the site for many of its studies. URTC has:

  • A 42 square metre fully equipped laboratory with safety hood, centrifuges, incubators, nitrogen tanks, freezers and all the necessary facilities to process and store specimen for its current studies.
  • 3 counselling rooms each having 12 square metres with a layout allowing for either provision of counselling and or interviewing activities.
  • Four fully equipped examination rooms with in built cabinets, taps and sinks each 12 square metres
  • 2 fully equipped VMMC operation theatres each 16 square metres
  • 7 square metre post operative recovery room
  • 2 data management rooms measuring 32 square metres
  • IT room 15.75 square metres
  • Conference room 40 square metres
  • Common office 26 square metres
  • Records room 17.5 square metres
  • Hygiene and sterilisation room 8.75 square metres
  • Laundry 5 square metres
  • Community engagement office 14 square metres
  • 2 coordination offices each measuring 15.75 square metres
  • A reception area measuring 49.5 square metres
  • In addition there are basic amenities including 3 toilets and 1 kitchen