MACHAKOS UNIVERSITY’S 2ND ANNUAL WELLNESS AND HEALTH TALK
Machakos University is committed to fostering and promoting physical, emotional and personal wellness of its staff, students and community at large. Recognizing the importance of overall health and well-being, Machakos University held its 3rd annual health and wellness sensitization in Collaboration with GA Insurance Ltd and Checkup Medical Centre on Friday 25th February, 2022. Speaking during the event, the Deputy Vice Chancellor in charge of Research, Innovation and Linkages, representing the Vice-Chancellor-Prof. Lucy Irungu stated that “as a university, we must not only benefit the community economically but also, we must uplift the health and the wellbeing of people around it in order to attain the
country’s Universal Health.”
The services offered included cancer check, physical & general examination and infectious test, metabolic test, nutrition counselling and enrollment to chronic disease management. The Vice Chancellor encouraged members of staff to focus their efforts on preventive and promoting health care by adopting healthier lifestyles.