Scientific Research Capacity

  • Belief in sound and rigorous research standards
  • International Scientific, Ethical & Legal Advisory Committee
  • Scholars, Researchers, Students, Apprentices
  • Natural Science and Social Science Research
  • Current Research Areas:
    • HIV/AIDS, Ebola, Diabetes Mellitus, Dermatosis, Viral Hepatitis, Malaria, Cancer
    • African traditions & culture, spirituality systems
    • Nutrition and Immunization

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Project Purpose:

  • To address the health issues of Africa (and the world) through the development and production of safe, efficacious, affordable traditional herbal medicines, food additives and nutriceuticals
  • To provide a system of sustainability and community development for African NGOs working in the area of traditional knowledge


Clinical observational studies are conducted at the Center for Experimental Traditional Medicine (CEMETRA) located in Fatick, Senegal. CEMETRA is a regional center of excellence where all studies performed under the supervision of an international Scientific and Legal Advisory Committee composed of international scientists, academicians. lawyers, patients and traditional practitioners. CEMETRA boasts the fourth best equipped laboratory in the Republic of Senegal.

Uganda Research Center