Applicants for the research fellow position must be Africans residing on the African continent who do not possess citizenship or permanent residence status in South Africa.
This course is for anyone who wants to know more about epidemiology and its related job prospects.
Join MEASURE Evaluation on February 22 at 9am EST for a one-hour webinar on a new short course on qualitative evaluation methods for professionals in developing countries.
A recent study showed that obesity levels increased statistically significant in 17 countries over a 25 year period.
Health Committees are potentially critical vehicles for community voice in health systems. Capacity building materials for Health Committee training are now available.
The District Health Barometer seeks to highlight, health system performance, inequities in health outcomes, and health resource allocation and delivery.
Premature – and potentially avoidable – death from cancer is costing tens of billions of dollars in lost productivity in a group of key developing economies.
The 8 to 12-week research internship involves working on a research project under the mentorship of AHRI Faculty.
The successful candidate will participate in academic coordination and teaching for the undergraduate programme in the WSPH.
Through travel grants of up to a maximum of $2 000, Connect Africa Scholarships are for early career scientists and students in Africa who are pursuing opportunities for research development.
The WCTOH is a call for a collective resolution to fight tobacco by working together and integrating tobacco control into our health and development goals.
This bold new forum has been specifically designed to address the unique challenges faced by the health care community living and working in Africa.
The monthly hour-long Webinars will have authors of the textbook commissioned by the American Medical Association presenting ideas briefly with an African sharing ideas from an African perspective and experience.
For the upcoming deadline there are OKP scholarships available for KIT’s MPH programme and a number of summer courses.
The final results of a 4-year project to analyse the challenges and opportunities for health in sub-Saharan Africa are now published as a Lancet Commission—The Path to Longer and Healthier Lives for All Africans by 2030—led by African physicians, health scientists, and policy makers.
The year 2018 will mark the 100th anniversary of the 1918 Spanish flu pandemic. There was no digital communication then to disrupt – or aid – the outbreak response, but there were also far fewer health technologies available, while rapid spread of the virus by plane travel was very limited. In 2018, when we face the next major infectious disease outbreak, it will be a test of how well we use – or abuse – the technologies and knowledge we’ve gained since 1918.
To participate in teaching, supervision and research activities within the Division of Epidemiology & Biostatistics and the School of Public Health & Family Medicine at the University of Cape Town.
The editorial team of the 2018 SAHR is currently seeking abstracts that give consideration to advances made in the health system over the past 21 years, and reflect on areas of improvement for the future.
The study coordinator will e.g. lead research ethics submissions and revisions, with guidance/input from study team.
The post of Medical Officer will lead the development and roll out of the Welcome Back to Care Services in Khayelitsha.
Some interesting articles relating to the African setting have been published in the latest issue of GJMEDPH.
This article discusses the current burden of diabetes and its risk factors and outcomes in SSA, assesses challenges faced by health systems in dealing with this burden, and suggests potential solutions.
The 13th Paediatric-Adolescent-Treatment Africa (PATA) summit, brought together over 200 delegates including 110 frontline health providers from 15 sub-Saharan African countries between 23 and 25 October 2017.
Malnutrition is still persistent in the African region and the number of stunted children has increased.
The ICREID will be Africa-centered focusing on the threats (re-) emerging infectious diseases pose to global health security and ways to mitigate their impact.
This public health journal club podcast takes on some of the latest health studies that have hit the news.
The purpose of the post is to manage the day-to-day quality control and quality assurance activities across the sites, and to ensure trial procedures are in accordance with the protocol and Good Clinical Practice (GCP).
The role of the Research Nurse is to support the medical care and safety of trial participants, and to perform trial procedures in accordance with the protocol and Good Clinical Practice (GCP).
The purpose of the post is to provide quality medical care to EndTB trial participants, and to conduct trial procedures in accordance with the protocol and Good Clinical Practice (GCP).
Healthcare professionals are invited to attend the Medication Errors Symposium where they’ll be able to engage in an interactive discussion around patient safety, risk management procedures as well as understanding the medico-legal impact of medication errors in South Africa’s healthcare industry.