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


Friday, 27 March 2015

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

Honorary Professor William Pick awarded the President of Convocation Medal (2014) at the graduation ceremony held on the 16 December 2014.

Publication Date:
Wednesday, January 21, 2015 - 13:30

"They risked and persisted, sacrificed and saved," writes TIME magazine editor Nancy Gibbs of this year's Person of the Year awardees.

Publication Date:
Monday, December 15, 2014 - 09:45