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Visiting scholar award from the Vanderbilt Institute of Global Health to Tammy Phillips
Thursday, July 19, 2018 - 10:00

Tammy Phillips (Research fellow and PhD student in the Division of Epidemiology & Biostatistics) received a visiting scholar award from the Vanderbilt Institute of Global Health (VIGH) in Nashville.

A website and app for the Deaf
Thursday, June 14, 2018 - 10:00

Fourth-year medical students are developing an app that they are hoping will improve the lives of deaf patients using healthcare facilities – and their understanding of common diseases.

Executive Programme for Global Health Leadership
Tuesday, June 12, 2018 - 11:00

Health Policy and System (HPS) Division to host the fellows of the Executive Programme in Cape Town in the week of 17 June 2018.

Asbestos Blues and the Politics of Silicosis in South African Gold Mines – A tribute to Jock McCulloch
Tuesday, May 22, 2018 - 12:45

A seminar and exhibition in honour of historian, Jock McCulloch was hosted by the Occupational Medicine Division on 17 May 2018.

Maths boot camp
Monday, April 23, 2018 - 09:15

On 13 & 14 April the Centre for Infectious Disease Epidemiology and Research (CIDER) and the Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics hosted a maths boot camp for 40 grade 11 learners from Gugulethu’s Fezeka High School.

President of Convocation Medal (2017) awarded to Dr Sophia Kisting-Cairncross
Tuesday, April 10, 2018 - 11:30

Honorary occupational medicine specialist in our School, Dr Sophia Kisting Cairncross, was awarded the President of Convocation Medal (2017) at the graduation ceremony held on 5 April 2018.

SPH&FM epidemiologists on the international stage
Wednesday, April 4, 2018 - 09:15

Several early-stage researchers in the Division of Epidemiology & Biostatistics in the School presented their work at the Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI) in March 2018.

Results of the SPH&FM language survey are out!
Tuesday, April 3, 2018 - 09:15

During February 2018, the SPH&FM conducted an online survey of languages spoken in the School. More than 250 staff and students responded.

satRday Conference 2018
Tuesday, April 3, 2018 - 08:15

The Division of Epidemiology & Biostatistics sponsored the 2018 satRday Conference held from 15 to 17 March 2018

Drive to improve health and safety for global aquaculture workers
Friday, March 9, 2018 - 11:45

Prof Mohamed Jeebhay joins global experts on drafting global report on aquaculture health and safety.

The privilege of being heard
Thursday, February 8, 2018 - 13:00

Day Zero is fast approaching in Cape Town and the people of Cape Town are angry. Thania Gopal reflect that outrage is yet another form of privilege. 

Development of Registrar programme in public health medicine at WSU
Monday, January 29, 2018 - 11:30

Division of Public Health Medicine working with the Department of Public Health at Walter Sisulu University to support their development of a registrar programme in Public Health Medicine.

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