Georgetown 
CAPITAL


English
OFFICIAL LANGUAGE(S)


739,903
POPULATION


 7,200
# OF PEOPLE LIVING WITH HIV/AIDS


 920
# OF PEOPLE LIVING WITH TB


 29,471
# OF MALARIA CASES


 *All data is courtesy of globalhealthfacts.org Updated March 2011

ASM Impact

  • 1 NPHRL Assessment
  • 1 AFB Smear Microscopy Workshop
  • 6 Laboratory Technicians Trained
  • 1 Webinar on STI Diagnostic Methods
  • 1 STI Molecular Diagnostic Methods Fellowship

Upcoming Events in Guyana

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Guyana

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Since 2009, ASM has been working with the Guyanese National Public Health Reference Laboratory (NPHRL) to strengthen its capacity to perform TB and Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs) diagnostic tests. 

 

LabCap in Guyana

Program Areas

  • TB
  • STIs

 

Success Stories

South-to-south collaboration Guyana-Brazil

In an effort to strengthen Guyana’s Laboratory Network for the diagnosis of Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs), ASM has reached out to laboratories in Brazil and enabled guided learning for Guyanese laboratorians.

 

BioResource Centers

University of Guyana, Faculty of Health Sciences - Department of Medical Technology

Address: C/o University of Guyana, Turkeyen Campus (P.O. Box 10-1110. Georgetown, Guyana.)

 

Ambassadors to Guyana

Country Ambassador - Taking Applications

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Young Ambassador - Taking Applications

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Photos by Ian MacKenzie, Soren Riise

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