Harnessing new research for better TB care in Namibia

Advancements in TB Diagnostics and Care Tuberculosis (TB) remains a major health challenge, especially in regions with limited resources. The emergence of drug-resistant TB strains has intensified the battle against this ailment.... Read more »

Be more vigilant when it comes to your heart

Hypertension Awareness Day held on World Heart Day A large number of staff and students turned up at the Hage Geingob campus Skills Lab Building to get their blood pressure readings during... Read more »

FORG3D printing lab at UNAM

The Faculty of Health Sciences & Veterinary Medicine (FHSVM) represents UNAM’s excellence in producing public servants to the health of both humans and animals alike. The approach to education prioritise student learning... Read more »

How UNAM’s Aqua Swimming & Fitness Club shapes competitors and provides sanctuary for students

A lot is known about the prestigious University of Namibia’s Hage Geingob Campus, situated in Windhoek North-west close to Windhoek Central Hospital. It is home to several high-quality facilities including quality laboratories... Read more »

Hage Geingob Campus Library graced with generous book donations

The Hage Geingob Campus Library at the University of Namibia received a heart-warming contribution from the Society of Anaesthetists of Wales in the United Kingdom. They generously donated fifteen valuable books, curated... Read more »

Hage Geingob Campus: Driving Sustainability with 4 Electric Vehicles

Beyond nurturing graduates in diverse health-related disciplines, schools can greatly contribute to a country in numerous ways. The Hage Geingob campus, home to the Faculty of Health Sciences & Veterinary Medicine, has... Read more »

Health and Veterinary Showcase puts a spotlight on Namibian communities

In an atmosphere of enthusiasm and commitment, the Faculty of Health Sciences and Veterinary Medicine (FHSVM), held the much-anticipated Health and Veterinary Showcase 2023 on 08 August at the Hage Geingob Campus.... Read more »

UNAM produces first homegrown dentists

In another ground-breaking achievement, the University of Namibia’s School of Dentistry proudly graduated its inaugural cohort of 16 dentists this year. The pioneering dentists were conferred with a Bachelor’s degree in Dental... Read more »

Inauguration of Bio-Safety Level 3 (BSL 3) Laboratory at Hage Geingob Campus

On the 25th of April 2023, the official inauguration of the Bio-Safety Level 3 (BSL3) laboratory took place at the University of Namibia’s School of Medicine. The inauguration was officiated by His... Read more »

UNAM holds symposium on responses to TB and Covid-19

The University of Namibia held a one-day international conference at Safari Hotel, to discuss responses taken towards Tuberculosis (TB) and Covid-19 in Namibia as well as abroad. A global community focused on... Read more »

UNAM, MoHSS and DKFZ host first cancer care research workshop in Namibia

The University of Namibia in collaboration with the Ministry of Health and Social Services and the German Cancer Research Centre (DKFZ), recently hosted a first-of-its-kind workshop to deliberate on the enhancement of... Read more »

Dentistry students practicing at own Dental Clinical

Fourth and final-year students doing their Bachelor’s degree in Dental Surgery have since March been conducting their practicing in the new state-of-the-art Dental Clinic at the Hage Geingob Campus. The year module,... Read more »