DREAM center in Blantyre, Malawi
Considered the flagship of all DREAM Centers in Malawi, the Center of Blantyre was opened in March of 2006 and is located at the heart of the city.
The molecular biology laboratory at the center is equipped to conduct resistance tests as well as all other basic tests needed to administer HIV treatment. Many of the country’s laboratories technicians were trained at this laboratory. Moreover, analysis for other districts and governmental centers are all administered at this lab.
In fact, in addition to patient care the Center is responsible for training health workers and providing 24 maternity units in Blantyre, in collaboration with the National AIDS Commission of Vertical prevention with Dried Blood Spots (DBS).
The center is also equipped with a small operation room to conduct circumcisions when necessary.
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