Award of the President of Convocation Medal 2014
Awarded at the graduation ceremony on the 16 December 2014 to William Pick, honorary professor in the School and a medical graduate whose life and work have been devoted to improving healthcare for all South Africans.
Epidemiology Book Launch
The 3rd Edition of Epidemiology. A Research Manual for South Africa was lauched in the School on Friday 17 October 2014
Minister of Health hosted by the School
Speaking at a discussion hosted by UCT's School of Public Health and Family Medicine on 26 March 2014, Minister of Health Dr Aaron Motsoaledi shed light on his proposal for universal healthcare for all South Africans - National Health Insurance


Sunday, 19 April 2015

Dr Tolu Oni awarded the Claude Leon Merit Award for Early-Career Researchers

Publication Date:
Thursday, April 9, 2015 - 16:15

Associate Professor Andrea Rother, group leader for the Post Graduate Diploma in Pesticide Risk Management (DPRM) project, along with her collaborators Gregory Doyle (Education Development Unit) and Shanali Govender (Centre for Innovation in Learning & Teaching) have received UCT's award for Collaborative Education Practice (CEP).

Publication Date:
Wednesday, April 1, 2015 - 13:45

Dr Tolu Oni has been selected as one of the Next Einstein Forum (NEF) Fellows for the class of 2015.

Publication Date:
Monday, March 2, 2015 - 15:00

Is the way we think about the end of life wrong? What if we thought of it as a time of living, not dying? Dr Alan Barnard, a family doctor and senior lecturer in palliative medicine at the university, gave one of this year's Summer School classes on palliative care – reflecting on the history of palliative care, and what we stand to learn from it.

Publication Date:
Monday, January 26, 2015 - 10:30