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John Ataguba: 'I made a vow to myself that I would rewrite my story'
Friday, September 22, 2017 - 14:45

A/Prof John Ataguba has been the recipient of numerous awards recognising his prowess as both an economist and a teacher.

How scientists can help make the sustainable development goals a reality
Friday, September 1, 2017 - 09:15

A/Prof Tolu Oni was lead discussant at a session at the UN High level Political Forum on sustainable development. The Ministerial meeting took place at the UN Headquarters New York on 14 July 2017.

2017 PHILA lifetime achievement award to Prof Leslie London
Wednesday, August 23, 2017 - 11:15

Congratulations to Prof Leslie London on receiving the 2017 PHILA lifetime achievement award from the Public Health Association of South Africa

Public health project empowers communities to address their needs
Wednesday, August 16, 2017 - 11:15

A new partnership between UCT’s School of Public Health and Family Medicine, Training for Transition Training (TFT) Consultancy and Women on Farms Project aims to test a model for addressing challenges by training local citizens to provide basic community health services as health activists.

Four doctoral students in the School graduated in July 2017
Tuesday, July 18, 2017 - 13:15

Congratulations to Prof Helene Schneider, Naomi Lince-Deroche, Alison Swartz, Annibale Cois on graduating with their PhDs on Friday 14 July 2017.

UCT Public Health's global rankings
Thursday, July 6, 2017 - 08:00

UCT Public Health ranked 40th on list of Academic Rankings of the World's Universities.

NSTF Award for Emerging Researchers to A/Prof John Ataguba
Friday, June 30, 2017 - 09:45

Congratulations to A/Prof John Ataguba on receiving a NSTF Award for Emerging Researchers at a Gala Dinner on 29 June 2017.

Tolu Oni to lead Global Young Academy
Tuesday, June 27, 2017 - 10:00

A/Prof Tolu Oni has been elected to jointly lead the Global Young Academy (GYA) as co-chair for 2017/18.

Farewell to outgoing HOD and Welcome to new HOD and Director of the School
Monday, June 12, 2017 - 13:15

The School, at the recent staff tea on 25 May 2017 expressed their thanks and appreciation to Prof Mohamed Jeebhay whose 5 year term as Head of Department and Director of the School comes to an end on 30 June 2017.

South Africa: Case study on working time organization and its effects in the health services sector
Wednesday, May 31, 2017 - 09:15

The present working paper explores the complex issues around working time organization and their effects in the health services sector in South Africa.

SASOM Occupational Medicine Medal awarded to Dr Dorothy Ngajilo
Monday, May 22, 2017 - 10:45

Congratulations to Dorothy on being awarded the SASOM Medal by the Colleges of Medicine on 18 May 2017.

“They must understand we are people”: Pregnancy and maternity service use among signing Deaf women in Cape Town
Monday, May 22, 2017 - 10:00

A recent study based in the Public Health Medicine Division is the first study of its kind from Sub-Saharan Africa and the latest from a long term project since 2004, which aims to advance access to health care for signing Deaf people and to bring their needs to the attention of the health authorities.