Institutional Ethics Review Committee


The Directorate of Research and Extension serves the role of coordination for the Institutional ethics review committee whose functions include, to:

  • Provide independent, competent and timely review of human research projects in respect of their ethical acceptability. 
  • Provide ethical oversight, monitoring and advice for human research projects. 
  • Prescribe the principles and procedures to govern human research projects including handling of human tissue and/or confidentiality of personal records. 

Following the expiry of the terms of the members initially appointed by the senate to serve in the committee, new members have been appointed to serve for the next three years in MMUST IERC.

The following Members serve in the committee and constitute members from Kakamega County General hospital and MMUST. The University therefore requests for the Renewal of the accreditation to continue serving legitimately under the law.


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Director, Research

Masinde Muliro University of Science & Technology,

P.O. Box, 190-50100, Kakamega, Kenya

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