students

Internship Amref Health Africa

Deadline: 23/05/2018

Amref Health Africa offers various internship opportunities at its headquarters in Nairobi, country offices in Africa and Northern offices in Europe and North America.

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Lancet: Zika in Africa—the invisible epidemic?

In April of 2016, reports were streaming in of Zika cases across the Americas. Each report reinforced the conventional wisdom that Zika was primarily a threat to the western hemisphere and that, so far, mainland Africa had been spared its pernicious effects. Then came a report from Guinea-Bissau.

events

Free short course: Multi-level models in epidemiology

This course will provide an overview of the theory underlying the use of multi-level models, using a parametric framework, as well as teach the basic application of methods necessary to conduct and interpret multi-level analyses of epidemiologic data.

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Mental Health Nurses Conference

The Mental Health Nurses Conference will convene a gathering of mental health nurses and allied professionals to explore challenges faced by mental health nurses.

jobs

Head of Epidemiology and Surveillance

Deadline: 21/04/2017

The National Institute for Occupational Health (NIOH) in South Africa is seeking a Head of Epidemiology to support the organisation in growing and enhancing its research agenda.

jobs

PROJECT CO-ORDINATOR – (MbHIS-EVAL study)

Deadline: 31/03/2017

The South African Medical Research Council’s Burden of Disease Research Unit seeks to appoint an experienced project co-ordinator to co-ordinate a national study in selected hospitals.

jobs

2 Senior Posts at Wits RHI

Deadline: 23/04/2017

Wits Reproductive Health and HIV Institute is recruiting for 2 senior posts.

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.

events

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.

jobs

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.

news

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.