events

AIDSImpact 13th International Conference

AIDSImpact is an international behavioral and psychosocial science conference that addresses issues related to HIV/AIDS prevention, treatment and care.

jobs

PROJECT MANAGER / RESEARCHER

Deadline: 31/03/2017

For a project on appropriate antibiotic prescribing in primary care, and performance incentives for community health workers.

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GRANTS, OPERATIONS AND DEVELOPMENT MANAGER

Deadline: 09/04/2017

We wish to employ a Grants, Operations and Development Manager to contribute towards the management, organizational development and sustainability of CHP.

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HEAIDS Conference 9 – 11 June 2017

This conference will bring together a wide range of delegates to interact and share emerging good practices on HIV, STIs, TB general health and wellness issues as they are cross cutting to the achievement of our core educational outcomes in South Africa.

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HIV Epidemiologist: Khayelitsha

Deadline: 30/03/2017

The project HIV epidemiologist is responsible for the monitoring, evaluation, and operational research around MSF Khayelitsha project’s annual objectives.

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Image-based mobile technologies for diagnostics and treatment

The fifth STIAS-Wallenberg Roundtable was held in February and focused on image-based mobile technologies to improve access and equity in health care. Sessions ranged from overviews of the landscape; unpacking the practical experiences of using mHealth in clinical settings; how to overcome challenges in implementation; barriers and facilitators; and, the need for leadership and change agents.

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PHASA Conference 4-7 September 2017

The conference will critically reflect on the WFPHA/WHO collaboration “A Global Charter for the Public’s Health” and its implications for public health in South Africa.

students

Internships M&E Firm Ethiopia

Deadline: 19/03/2017

One Intern will work in the Programs team and the other Intern will work with the Program Development team.

jobs

SACEMA Postdoctoral Fellowship Programme

Deadline: 15/03/2017

SACEMA can offer you research facilities and a stimulating work environment in which scientists can interact productively to transcend disciplinary and institutional boundaries.

students

WHO Internship Programme

Deadline: 22/02/2022

WHO’s Internship Programme offers a wide range of opportunities for students to gain insight in the technical and administrative programmes of WHO.

events

Global Evidence Summit

The event aims to advance the use of reliable research evidence in addressing some of the world’s most serious health and social challenges.

news

President Trump Reinstates Mexico City Policy: What does this mean for Africa?

President Trump has reinstated the Mexico City Policy which prohibits international NGOs from receiving US federal funds if they perform abortion-related services. Trump’s expansion of the policy extends these restrictions to encompass not just family planning aid, but all global health assistance from the United States.

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Nigeria Chief of Party – Global Fund Malaria Program

Deadline: 17/02/2017

The Chief of Party is responsible for the overall management of the Global Fund Malaria Program. S/he will provide leadership and management oversight of the grant and engage in high-level representation, coordination and relationship management with key stakeholders.

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Medical smart jacket tackles misdiagnosis of pneumonia

This biomedical smart jacket distinguishes pneumonia’s symptoms – temperature, breathing rate and sound of the lungs – and eliminates most human error, diagnosing pneumonia at a rate three to four times faster than a doctor.

students

CLINICAL PRACTICE GUIDELINE COURSE

Deadline: 01/02/2017

The aim of this module is to enable participants to understand the different guideline approaches and implementation, monitoring and evaluation of evidence based clinical practice guidelines. We have limited sponsorships available.

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Short podcasts MEASURE Evaluation

Listen to expert perspectives on the work of MEASURE Evaluation which develops approaches and conducts research for health information systems strengthening in low- and middle-income countries across the globe.

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Professional Nurse

Deadline: 31/01/2017

The CIM nurse will provide primary health care nursing services to the communities of Khayelitsha through the MSF support CIM mobile services (mobile trailer).

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Maternal and Child Health Project Manager

Deadline: 31/01/2017

The Maternal and Child Health Project Manager will manage all MSF’s maternal and child related pilot activities in Khayelitsha facilities and communities in collaboration with the Medical Project Referent.

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Research shows higher risk of developing NCDs in Africa

The burden of NCDs has been gradually increasing over the past decade and will likely surpass the toll of sickness and death from infectious diseases by 2030. This report released by the WHO African Region identifies the main causes of this rising trend using data from surveys carried out in at least 33 African countries.

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Health and Urbanisation: Africa’s Urban Story

With at least half of its population expected to reside in cities by 2030, Africa’s rapid urbanisation has manifested a set of new challenges – overcrowded cities, inadequate social services, disease outbreaks and the rise of non-communicable diseases.