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Service Excellence Awards to Dr Mosedi Namane & Juanita Arendse
Fri, 07 Dec 2018 - 09:00

Dr Sedi Namane and Juanita Arendse received Bronze Awards at the Annual Premier's Service Excellence Awards on 05 Dec 2018.

UCT CIDER/SPHFM study shows power cuts associated with 10% increased risk of hospital admissions in children
Tue, 04 Dec 2018 - 08:30

As South Africans face the threat of more load shedding, a first-of-a-kind study has revealed the cost that planned blackouts are having on the health of children.

Health economist promoting African voices
Wed, 28 Nov 2018 - 10:30

Assoc Prof John Ataguba is the only African representative on the Global Future Council on Health and Healthcare.

Open Day at Vredenburg Provincial Hospital
Tue, 27 Nov 2018 - 13:00

The University of Cape Town’s Vredenburg Rural Training site organised and hosted an Open Day at the Vredenburg Provincial Hospital for the second consecutive year on 26 July 2018.

Ad Hominem Promotion in the School
Thu, 22 Nov 2018 - 14:30

Congratulations to Dr Liz Gwyther on her Ad Hominem promotion.

Academy of Medical Sciences Newton Advanced Fellowship awarded to A/Prof Maia Lesosky
Mon, 19 Nov 2018 - 09:15

Congratulations to A/Prof Maia Lesosky who has been awarded a Newton Advanced Fellowship from the Royal Society, in partnership with the Academy of Medical Sciences.

Congratulations to MMed students who passed the College of Medicine Exams
Wed, 31 Oct 2018 - 11:00

Congratulations to all MMed students in the School who passed the College of Medicine Examination in October 2018.

EDCTP Senior Fellowship awarded to A/Prof Maia Lesosky
Fri, 26 Oct 2018 - 09:30

A/Professor Maia Lesosky has been awarded a Senior Fellowship from the European & Developing Countries Clinical Trials Partnership (EDCTP2)

iALARM and CIDER Poster Workshop
Wed, 24 Oct 2018 - 13:45

iALARM (including staff from the Division of Social & Behavioural Sciences and CIDER) hosted a poster-making workshop for 12 community health activists from the Movement for Change and Social Justice and Sonke Gender Justice on 15 September 2018.

Lifetime Service Award to the field of Health Policy and Systems Research to Prof Lucy Gilson
Wed, 24 Oct 2018 - 10:30

Congratulations to Prof Lucy Gilson as the recipient of the Award for Lifetime Service to the field of Health Policy and Systems Research

Division of Social and Behavioural Sciences launches Fieldnotes
Thu, 18 Oct 2018 - 15:00

The Division of Social and Behavioural Sciences has launched Fieldnotes, their new platform for promoting awareness and discussion of urgent social and behavioural science questions in public health.

School contributes to and endorses the International Commission on Occupational Health (ICOH) statements on TB affecting high-risk vulnerable groups such as health care workers, miners and others exposed to silica
Tue, 16 Oct 2018 - 09:30

The Occupational Medicine Division and the Centre for Environmental and Occupational Health Research in the School contributed towards the scientific documentation and advocacy under the banner of ICOH and IOHA.