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Prof Di McIntyre’s final plea to health minister
Wednesday, November 22, 2017 - 12:45

Prof Di McIntyre, a legend in health economics circles, made an impassioned plea to Minister of Health Aaron Motsoaledi in her valedictory lecture on 9 November 2017.

UCT’s Brightest Young Minds 2017
Monday, November 20, 2017 - 08:30

Nine UCT students and alumni have started their journey as part of top 100 of the continent’s Brightest Young Minds.

Prof Lucy Gilson one of UCT’s new Fellows
Monday, November 13, 2017 - 08:30

Eleven new Fellows were inducted into UCT’s prestigious College of Fellows this year at a ceremony and dinner held on 11 October 2017

Ad Hominem Promotions in the School
Friday, November 3, 2017 - 13:15

Congratulations to staff in the School on their Ad Hominem Promotions

Ad Hominem Promotions in the School
Friday, November 3, 2017 - 13:15

Congratulations to staff in the School on their Ad Hominem Promotions

Safety of medicines and vaccines in pregnancy under the spotlight at UCT workshop
Wednesday, October 25, 2017 - 09:30

The Centre for Infectious Diseases Epidemiology and Research (CIDER) hosted a workshop aimed at building capacity in Africa for the surveillance of poor birth outcomes by developing the science of teratovigilance in October 2017.

Dodgy liquor sold in townships
Tuesday, October 24, 2017 - 07:45

Cheap alcoholic drinks with vague labels and unspecified contents are being sold in townships in violation of liquor laws.

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.