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
Team Carer of the Year Award to GSH Incapacity Management Committee

Congratulations to the Occupational Medicine Division and the Groote Schuur Hospital Team on receiving the "Team Carer of the Year" Award at the GSH 80th Anniversary Excellence Award function on 22 June 2019.

Publication Date:
Tue, 02 Jul 2019 - 08:45
Itumeleng Ntatamala, M&G top 200 young South Africans for 2019

Congratulations to Itumeleng Ntatamala, Occupational Medicine Registrar, on being listed on the Mail and Guardian 200 young South Africans charting new territories in work and health.

Publication Date:
Mon, 01 Jul 2019 - 11:15
Renewal of the SARChI Research Chair in Global Environmental Health

Congratulations to Professor Aqiel Dalvie on the renewal of the South African Research Chairs Initiative (SARChI) in Global Environmental Health for the next five- year cycle.

Publication Date:
Wed, 05 Jun 2019 - 09:30
MPH Peer Mentoring Programme Celebrates Second Year

The Master of Public Health (MPH) Peer Mentoring Programme celebrated its second cohort of peer mentors at an informal Certificate Ceremony held in May 2019.

Publication Date:
Mon, 03 Jun 2019 - 09:00