Hilda Wacuka


Dr. Francis Ndung’u

Hilda is graduate with a degree in BSc. Biochemistry from Kenyatta University, and an alumnus of Loreto High School, Limuru. She is currently a PgD Fellow with IDeAL

Her current research work focuses on the humoral response to Malaria parasite in children, with particular focus on the blood stage of infection. In the long run, she aims at making her positive contribution to Malaria eradication, among other infectious diseases affecting children.

This fellowship is an ideal start of a career in Science and Research. In that regard, she hopes to use this foothold to advance her studies in the areas of Immunology and Infectious Diseases.