World Polio day is commemorated on 24 October 2021 and was initiated by Rotary International over a decade ago to celebrate the birth of Jonas Salk, who developed a vaccine against poliomyelitis. The World Polio Day 2021 Theme is “One Day. One Focus: Ending Polio – delivering on our promise of a polio-free world!”
Click on the links below to access Polio related research papers that the Faculty of Health Sciences has co-authored.
Feasibility of the Bag‑Mediated Filtration System for Environmental Surveillance of Poliovirus in Kenya
Validation of the bag-mediated filtration system for Environmental surveillance of poliovirus in Nairobi, Kenya