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.
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
Oliver Tambo Fellowship Programme celebrates 25 years
The Oliver Tambo Fellowship (OTF) Programme celebrated 25 years of contributing to capacity development of health management and leadership in the health sector at a function on 17 November 2019.



Saturday, 4 April 2020
Farewell to Derek Hellenberg and Gonda Perez

The School hosted a Special Tea on 29 November 2019 to bid farewell to two longstanding colleagues who retire at the end of 2019.

Publication Date:
Tue, 03 Dec 2019 - 09:00
UCT Faculty of Health Sciences comments on 2019 NHI Bill

The UCT Faculty of Health Sciences submitted comments on the 2019 National Health Insurance Bill on 29 November 2019.

Publication Date:
Fri, 29 Nov 2019 - 15:30
UCT a Global Leader in HIV Research

A new report shows UCT as the leading research institution in the world in the field of HIV. 

Publication Date:
Wed, 27 Nov 2019 - 09:30
Division of Environmental Health sheds light on health risks associated with pesticides in Khayelitsha, Site B

MPH student, Maxine Brassell, from the Division of Environmental Health was given the opportunity to share the health risks associated with pesticides at the City of Cape Town Chemical Safety Mini Launch on 15 November 2019.

Publication Date:
Fri, 22 Nov 2019 - 10:30