Welcome to the School of Public Health and Family Medicine
The School of Public Health and Family Medicine is a strong multidisciplinary department in the Faculty of Health Sciences at the University of Cape Town.
Lifetime Service Award to the field of Health Policy and Systems Research to Prof Lucy Gilson
The award was presented to Lucy, one of the leading scholars of health policy analysis in low- and middle-income countries, on 10 October 2018 at the 5th Global Symposium on Health Systems Research in Liverpool, UK.
Itumeleng Ntatamala, M&G top 200 young South Africans for 2019
Ituemeleng Ntatamala, Occupational Medicine Registrar was recently named in the Mail & Guardian’s prestigious list of 200 Young South African trail-blazers selected from amongst 6000 outstanding nominees under the age of 35 across South Africa.
Remembering Nene
Events were held on 04 Sept 2019 to remember Nene and to join together and rise against sexual and gender-based violence.
Health Policy and Systems Division Statement on Xenophobic Attacks
An African can not be a foreigner in Africa



Monday, 23 September 2019
Second Annual Gugulethu-UCT Research Indaba

The Second Annual Gugulethu-UCT Research Indaba was held in Gugulethu on Thursday 18 July 2019.

Publication Date:
Fri, 02 Aug 2019 - 08:00
Five Doctoral Students in the School Graduated on Fri 12 Jul 2019

Congratulations to Liz Gwyther, Hanne Haricharan, Lorna Olckers, Tammy Philips and Ingrid van der Heijden on graduating with their PhDs on Friday 12 July 2019.

Publication Date:
Fri, 12 Jul 2019 - 14:30
UCT Public Health's Global Rankings

The Academic Ranking of the World's Universities has released its latest rankings in Public Health, and it's exciting to see UCT ranked in the range 50-75.

Publication Date:
Mon, 08 Jul 2019 - 10:15
Faculty of Health Sciences Start-up Emerging Researcher Award to colleagues in the School

Congratulations to Ntsiki Mapukata and Marsha Orgill on being awarded the 2019 FHS Start-up Emerging Researcher Award.

Publication Date:
Fri, 05 Jul 2019 - 12:45