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The truth about the tobacco industry in Africa

Faced with more stringent regulations and plummeting sales in the developed west, the tobacco industry’s future hinges on the hope of a sales boom in emerging markets in Africa and Asia. Africa, with its fast growing youthful population and rising prosperity, is even more appealing. This article discusses some of the hidden truths of the tobacco industry.

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New book: Survival – One Health, One Planet, One Future

This book “Survival” highlights two of our greatest social problems: changing the way we relate to the planet and to each other, and confronting how we use technology (dataism) for the benefit of humankind and the planet.

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SAFETP 2019 intake

The South African Field Epidemiology Training Programme (SAFETP) is requesting applications for the incoming 2019 class from qualified health professionals with an interest in public health and commitment to public service.

jobs

HIV Medical Activity Manager

Deadline: 11/06/2018

The role of the activity manager is to define, coordinate and monitor the medical activities and pilots/studies under his/her responsibility according to MSF protocols, standards and procedures.

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Commonwealth Medical Fellowships

Commonwealth Medical Fellowships are for mid-career medical staff from low and middle income countries, to enhance their clinical skills.

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New issue Global Journal of Medicine and Public Health (GJMEDPH)

The Global Journal of Medicine and Public Health is a peer reviewed, open access journal, with an international editorial board. Integrating biomedical, social and environmental sciences, we welcome a wide range of contributions with an emphasis on development and lower income settings in order to support the evidence base for disease prevention and control. Some […]

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Data Scientist at TB HIV Care

The Data Scientist will be working with large and often complex health data sets, analysing data elements and health indicators.

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HIV Epidemiologist – 3 months

Deadline: 24/04/2018

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

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Fully funded publication writing course

The publication writing course will be run in Stellenbosch, South Africa from the morning of Tuesday 4th September 2018 to lunchtime on Friday 7th September 2018.

events

Africa Evidence Network 2018 conference

The EVIDENCE conferences are the biggest platform for evidence-informed decision making enthusiasts across Africa creating invaluable networks and partnerships.

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Vaccines in the time of cholera

Why the world is just waking up to the power of immunisations to tackle cholera and how we’re learning more with every rainy season.

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Senior Lecturer Clinical Pharmacy

Key responsibilities will include the education and clinical training of BPharm and postgraduate students in the School of Pharmacy and in clinical settings.

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African research fellow

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.

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Training materials for Health Committees

Health Committees are potentially critical vehicles for community voice in health systems. Capacity building materials for Health Committee training are now available.