The department works within the triple mandate of Service, Teaching and Research encompassing clinical care, undergraduate / postgraduate academic activities and research in the fields of general haematology and blood transfusion.
One Resident Doctor has passed the Part I examinations of the Postgraduate Medical Colleges.
One Medical Laboratory Scientist has successfully completed a course of study and obtained an M.Sc. degree in Parasitology.
Four Medical Laboratory Assistants have completed their National Certificate of Laboratory Technicians courses.
Staff Development and Training:
Two Medical Laboratory Scientists were sponsored for the Scientific & Annual Conference of the Association of Medical Laboratory Scientists of Nigeria held in Benin City.
One Medical Laboratory Technician & Three Medical Laboratory Scientists attended the 2012 Scientific week of the Kano State Chapter of the ALMSN at Royal Tropicana Hotel, Kano.
One Medical Laboratory Scientist was sponsored to attend workshop on Forensic and Molecular Biology Diagnosis at Lahor Research Centre, Benin City.
One Medical Laboratory Scientist was sponsored to attend 2 of the three-part workshop on Essentials of Laboratory Quality Management Systems organized by Medical Laboratory Science Council Of Nigeria in Lagos.
Several resident doctors and consultants were sponsored for various update courses and annual scientific & general meetings and conferences of west African and national postgraduate medical colleges and related professional bodies and associations.