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Congratulations to MMed students who passed the College of Medicine Exams
Wednesday, October 31, 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
Friday, October 26, 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
Wednesday, October 24, 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
Wednesday, October 24, 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
Thursday, October 18, 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
Tuesday, October 16, 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.

Student Awards for Best Poster Presentations at the School's 6th Annual Research Day
Friday, October 5, 2018 - 14:00

The School's 6th Annual Research Day was held on 20 September 2018.

CIDER made World Health Organization (WHO) Collaborating Centre for HIV Epidemiology and Research
Thursday, October 4, 2018 - 15:00

Centre for Infectious Diseases Epidemiology & Research (CIDER) in the School of Public Health & Family Medicine has been made the World Health Organization (WHO) Collaborating Centre for HIV Epidemiology and Research.

Social Solidarity, Human Rights, and Collective Action: Considerations in the Implementation of the National Health Insurance in South Africa
Tuesday, October 2, 2018 - 15:30

Researchers from the Health and Human Rights programme in the School recently published an article exploring the relevance of Social Solidarity, Human Rights, and Collective Action for the Implementation of the National Health Insurance in South Africa.

World Environmental Health Day
Tuesday, September 25, 2018 - 14:00

The International Federation of Environmental Health has declared 26 September 2018 as World Environmental Health Day. Join the challenge, commit to no use of any plastic item. #usenoplastic.

NIOH Remembrance day to prevent workplace injuries, diseases and fatalities
Tuesday, September 18, 2018 - 09:15

The National Institute for Occupational Health held a Remembrance Day Commemoration to pay tribute to all those colleagues and acknowledge those workers that have lost their lives during the course of their duty.

Guest Blog Post: A Student Finds Her Path By Doing An International Internship
Monday, September 17, 2018 - 09:30

Mayara Fontes, PhD candidate in the School, gives an account of her educational trajectory from an unsure student, to a published research author, to a student with a clear career path and a bright future in the field of international health economics. 

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